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Democracy and progress.

David McCord Wright

Democracy and progress.

by David McCord Wright

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Democracy,
  • Economic policy

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC423 .W68
    The Physical Object
    Pagination xvii, 220 p.
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6027050M
    LC Control Number48001365
    OCLC/WorldCa1166068

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    Nine A Social Movement for Democracy Ten Signs of Progress "There is an urgency to the project of repairing America’s democracy. This book is the most important contribution so far. Powerful, comprehensive and original, it gives every American hope and a map- . An Age of Democracy and Progress. 1. Most adult males in Britain had the right to vote after (A) (B) (C) (D) 2. In the s, the British allowed self-rule in all of the following colonies EXCEPT (A) Canada (B) New Zealand (C) Australia (D) Ireland: 3.


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