Contemporary crisis of the nation state?

Publisher: Published for the Political Studies Association by Blackwell Publishers in Oxford, UK

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  • National state -- History -- 20th century,
  • World politics -- 1989-

Edition Notes

Other titlesPolitical studies. Special issue.
Statementedited by John Dunn.
ContributionsDunn, John, 1940-
The Physical Object
Pagination233 p. ;
Number of Pages233
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23375273M

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