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Politics and Progress

Renewing Democracy and Civil Society

by David Blunkett

  • 137 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Methuen .
Written in English

  • Political structures: democracy,
  • Socialism & left-of-centre democratic ideologies,
  • Political Science,
  • Great Britain,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Politics and government,
  • Political participation,
  • Political Process - Political Parties,
  • Democracy,
  • Political Ideologies - Democracy,
  • 1997-,
  • Civil society

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8927332M
    ISBN 101842750240
    ISBN 109781842750247

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