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Democracy in the south

Brendan M. Howe

Democracy in the south

participation, the state and the people

by Brendan M. Howe

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Published by United Nations University Press in Tokyo, New York .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Brendan Howe, Vesselin Popovski and Mark Notaras
LC ClassificationsJF60 .D443 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 233 p. ;
Number of Pages233
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24575019M
ISBN 109280811789
ISBN 109789280811780
LC Control Number2009047759

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