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The Will of the people

the legacy of George Mason

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by George Mason University Press, Distributed by arrangement with University Pub. Associates in Fairfax, Va, Lanham, MD .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Mason, George, 1725-1792 -- Philosophy,
    • Representative government and representation -- United States -- History,
    • Consensus (Social sciences) -- History,
    • Pluralism (Social sciences) -- United States -- History,
    • Constitutional history -- United States,
    • Political participation -- United States -- History,
    • United States -- Politics and government

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by George R. Johnson, Jr.
      SeriesThe George Mason lectures
      ContributionsJohnson, George R., 1951-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE302.6.M45 W55 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination163 p. ;
      Number of Pages163
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1883847M
      ISBN 100913969311
      LC Control Number90044721

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