The Democratic State by Lorin McMackin

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  • Social & political philosophy,
  • Political,
  • Political Ideologies - Democracy,
  • Philosophy,
  • Democracy

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Number of Pages112
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ISBN 101401069312
ISBN 109781401069315

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Theories of the Democratic State takes the reader straight to the heart of contemporary issues and debates and, in the process, provides a challenging and distinctive introduction to and reassessment of contemporary political science.

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