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6 edition of Public Policy and Community found in the catalog.

Public Policy and Community

Activism and Governance in Texas

by Robert H. Wilson

  • 141 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by University of Texas Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central government policies,
  • General,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Civil Rights,
  • Public Affairs & Administration,
  • Social Science / General,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Case studies,
  • Citizen participation,
  • Community power,
  • Political activity,
  • Political planning,
  • Poor,
  • Texas,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages313
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10314075M
    ISBN 100292791054
    ISBN 109780292791053

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