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Community and the politics of place

by Daniel Kemmis

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Political culture -- West (U.S.) -- History,
    • Human beings -- Effect of environment on -- West (U.S.) -- History,
    • Geographical perception,
    • West (U.S.) -- Politics and government,
    • West (U.S.) -- Economic policy

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-145) and index.

      Statementby Daniel Kemmis.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK2687 .K46 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 150 p. ;
      Number of Pages150
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2203236M
      ISBN 100806122277
      LC Control Number89025023

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