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Whither democracy?

Lennes, N. J.

Whither democracy?

Does equalizing opportunity create hereditary social classes? A speculative study

by Lennes, N. J.

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Published by Kraus Reprint Co. in Millwood, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social classes.,
  • Democracy.,
  • Heredity, Human.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 361-364.

    Statementby N. J. Lennes.]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM106 .L4 1972
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 370 p.
    Number of Pages370
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5286399M
    LC Control Number72005480

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