Political understanding across the curriculum

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Published by Politics Association in London .

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Statement(edited by Frank Conley).
ContributionsConley, Frank, 1946-, Politics Association.
The Physical Object
Pagination167p. ;
Number of Pages167
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Open LibraryOL18435132M
ISBN 100946945047
OCLC/WorldCa26359111

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