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Social fragmentation and political stability

Edmund Alexander Aunger

Social fragmentation and political stability

a comparative study of New Brunswick and Northern Ireland

by Edmund Alexander Aunger

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Published by University of California in Irvine .
Written in English

  • Comparative government.,
  • New Brunswick -- Politics and government.,
  • Northern Ireland -- Politics and government.,
  • New Brunswick -- Social conditions.,
  • Northern Ireland -- Social conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Edmund Alexander Aunger.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 486 leaves :
    Number of Pages486
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21156968M

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