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Citizen participation action for the common good by Nan M. Dubbelde

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Published by Vance Bibliographies in Monticello, Ill .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Political participation -- United States -- Bibliography.,
  • Citizens" associations -- United States -- Bibliography.,
  • Common good.

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Edition Notes

StatementNan M. Dubbelde.
SeriesPublic administration series--bibliography,, P-746
LC ClassificationsZ7164.P79 D82 1981, JK1764 D82 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. ;
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3840219M
LC Control Number81155471

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