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Rebellious Civil Society

Popular Protest and Democratic Consolidation in Poland, 1989-1993

by Grzegorz Ekiert

  • 80 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by University of Michigan Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political activism,
  • Social Movements,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Political Ideologies - Communism & Socialism,
  • Political Sociology,
  • Politics and government,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Political culture,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political Process - General,
  • Eastern Europe - Poland,
  • Government - Comparative,
  • Political Science / General,
  • Democracy,
  • Protest movements,
  • 1989-,
  • Poland

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7633957M
    ISBN 100472110276
    ISBN 109780472110278

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