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Published by Springer in Berlin .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Voting,
  • Voting -- Economic aspects,
  • Power (Social sciences)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementMatthew Braham and Frank Steffan, (editors).
ContributionsBraham, Matthew., Steffen, Frank.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJF1001 .P678 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 438 p. :
Number of Pages438
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16935760M
ISBN 103540733817
ISBN 109783540733812
LC Control Number2008922456

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