|Other titles||Readings in contemporary political sociology.|
|LC Classifications||JA76 .R4 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 286 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||286|
|ISBN 10||1444330748, 1444330756|
|ISBN 10||9781444330748, 9781444330755|
|LC Control Number||2009039199|
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