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Public policy in the United States

Mark E. Rushefsky

Public policy in the United States

at the dawn of the twenty-first century

by Mark E. Rushefsky

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Published by M.E. Sharpe in Armonk, NY .
Written in English


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StatementMark E. Rushefsky.
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LC ClassificationsJK
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 473 p. ;
Number of Pages473
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22767544M
ISBN 109780765616647


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