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Demanding democracy

Marc Stears

Demanding democracy

American radicals in search of a new politics

by Marc Stears

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Democracy -- United States,
  • Radicalism -- United States,
  • Political movements -- United States,
  • Political activists -- United States,
  • United States -- Social conditions,
  • United States -- Politics and government

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMarc Stears.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJK1726 .S74 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23632324M
    ISBN 109780691133409
    LC Control Number2009030292


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