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Public administration research guide by Virginia R. Cherry

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English


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Includes index.

StatementVirginia R. Cherry, Marc Holzer.
SeriesPublic affairs and administration ;, 26, Garland reference library of social science ;, vol. 537, Public affairs and administration series ;, 20., Garland reference library of social science ;, v. 537.
ContributionsHolzer, Marc.
LC ClassificationsZ7164.A2 C48 1992, JF1351 C48 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 253 p. ;
Number of Pages253
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1562369M
ISBN 100824076435
LC Control Number91043812

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