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Polities

authority, identities, and change

by Yale H. Ferguson

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Published by University of South Carolina Press in Columbia, S.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • State, The -- History,
  • National state -- History,
  • International relations -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 421-451) and indexes.

    StatementYale H. Ferguson and Richard W. Mansbach.
    SeriesStudies in international relations, Studies in international relations (Columbia, S.C.)
    ContributionsMansbach, Richard W., 1943-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC11 .F45 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 495 p. :
    Number of Pages495
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL812978M
    ISBN 101570031282, 1570030774
    LC Control Number95050229


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