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Quasi-Democracy

Parties and Leadership Selection in Alberta

by David Stewart

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Univ of British Columbia Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Elections & referenda,
  • Political leaders & leadership,
  • Political parties,
  • Political structures: democracy,
  • c 1990 to c 2000,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political Science,
  • Alberta,
  • POL,
  • POL007000,
  • Political Ideologies - Democracy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9580245M
    ISBN 100774807911
    ISBN 109780774807913
    OCLC/WorldCa228215899

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