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Social justice and political change

public opinion in capitalist and post-communist states

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Published by A. de Gruyter in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social justice -- Public opinion.,
  • Post-communism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-250) and index.

    StatementJames R. Kluegel, David S. Mason, and Bernd Wegener, editors.
    SeriesSocial institutions and social change
    ContributionsKluegel, James R., Mason, David S. 1947-, Wegener, Bernd, 1944-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC578 .S55 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 359 p. :
    Number of Pages359
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1276424M
    ISBN 100202305031, 020230504X, 3110145413
    LC Control Number95008048

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