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Reading the Postmodern Polity

Political Theory As Textual Practice

by Michael J. Shapiro

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Published by University of Minnesota Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science & theory,
  • Postmodernism,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Political science,
  • Political Sociology,
  • Political Theory,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • General,
  • Political culture

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8070004M
    ISBN 100816619646
    ISBN 109780816619641

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