Ethical democracy essays in social dynamics by Stanton Coit

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Published by Grant Richards in London .

Written in English

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  • Social sciences.,
  • Social ethics.,
  • Democracy.

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Statementedited for the Society of ethical propagandists, by Stanton Coit.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 361 p., 1 l ;
Number of Pages361
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Open LibraryOL18121978M

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