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What"s wrong with liberalism?

a radical critique of liberal political philosophy

by Maureen Ramsay

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Published by Continuum in London, New York .
Written in English

  • Liberalism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [255]-263) and index.

    Other titlesWhat is wrong with liberalism?
    StatementMaureen Ramsay.
    SeriesContinuum studies in political thought, Critical political studies
    LC ClassificationsJC574 .R36 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination271 p. ;
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3435279M
    ISBN 100826477402
    LC Control Number2005277929

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