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America at risk

threats to liberal self-government in an age of uncertainty

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Liberalism -- United States,
  • Democracy -- United States,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 2001-

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Robert Faulkner and Susan Shell ; with the Assistance of Thomas E. Schneider.
    SeriesContemporary political and social issues
    ContributionsFaulkner, Robert K., 1934-, Shell, Susan Meld, 1948-, Schneider, Thomas E., 1963-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC574.2.U6 A45 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16887163M
    ISBN 100472116681
    ISBN 109780472116683
    LC Control Number2008022949

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