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Culture and politics

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St. Martins" Press , New York About the Edition

Political culture is a central idea in political science. This reader explores this difficult concept by compiling previously published works that focus on core themes, research concepts and applications. Topics include culture and globalization and popular culture.

Statementedited by Lane Crothers and Charles Lockhart.
ContributionsCrothers, Lane., Lockhart, Charles.
The Physical Object
Paginationxx,440p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22148383M
ISBN 100333946626
OCLC/WorldCa652453199

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