The Challenge of Rural Democratisation

Perspectives from Latin America by Jonathan Fox

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  • Political structures: democracy,
  • Social Science,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Civil Rights,
  • Democracy,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Latin America,
  • Political activity,
  • Human Geography,
  • Political Science / Civil Rights,
  • Social Science / Human Geography,
  • Social Science-Human Geography,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Peasantry,
  • Philippines,
  • Political participation
The Physical Object
Number of Pages168
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Open LibraryOL7799780M
ISBN 100714634085
ISBN 109780714634081

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