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Values in an American Government textbook

Novak, Michael.

Values in an American Government textbook

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by Novak, Michael.

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Published by Ethics and Public Policy Center, Georgetown University in [Washington] .
Written in English

  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Resnick, Miriam Roher.,
    • Political science -- Textbooks.,
    • Political science -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementMichael Novak, Jeane Kirkpatrick, Anne Crutcher ; edited by Ernest W. Lefever.
      SeriesEthics and public policy monographs
      ContributionsKirkpatrick, Jeane J., joint author., Crutcher, Anne, 1919- joint author., Lefever, Ernest W., Georgetown University. Ethics and Public Policy Center.
      LC ClassificationsJA88.U6 N83
      The Physical Object
      Pagination52 p. ;
      Number of Pages52
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4717889M
      ISBN 100896330060
      LC Control Number78004586

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