9 edition of Political consciousness and American democracy found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||by James F. Lea ; foreword by Cecil L. Eubanks.|
|LC Classifications||JK1764 .L4 1982|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 218 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||218|
|ISBN 10||0878051503, 0878051511|
|LC Control Number||81013133|
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