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A preface to the philosophy of the state by Fred J. Abbate

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Published by Wadsworth Pub. Co. in Belmont, Calif .
Written in English


  • Authority.,
  • Civil rights.,
  • Liberty.,
  • Human rights.,
  • Government, Resistance to.

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Edition Notes

StatementFred J. Abbate.
LC ClassificationsJC571 .A118
The Physical Object
Pagination209 p. ;
Number of Pages209
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4903574M
ISBN 100534004776
LC Control Number76049526

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