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What Government Can Do

Dealing With Poverty and Inequality (American Politics and Political Economy)

by Benjamin I. Page

  • 126 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central government policies,
  • Local government policies,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Social welfare & social services,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • General,
  • Poverty,
  • Political Science / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages409
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9460128M
    ISBN 100226644820
    ISBN 109780226644820


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