On removing certain impediments to democracy in the United States
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Published by American Political Science Association in Chicago .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Representative government and representation -- United States,
  • Democracy,
  • United States -- Politics and government

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Edition Notes

Cover title.

StatementRobert A. Dahl.
ContributionsAmerican Political Science Association.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsœA84U5 D35 1976
The Physical Object
Pagination30 leaves
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18982430M

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