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Political theory and political practice

Political theory and political practice

theme of the Eleventh World Congress of the International Political Science Association.

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Published by Social Sciences Today, USSR Academy of Sciences in Moscow .
Written in English


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SeriesProblems of the contemporary world
ContributionsInternational Political Science Association. World Congress,, Soviet Political Sciences Association.
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Open LibraryOL14095830M

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