5 edition of Agent of democracy found in the catalog.
Agent of democracy
Includes bibliographical references.
|Other titles||Higher education exchange (Dayton, Ohio)|
|Statement||[David W. Brown and Deborah Witte, editors].|
|Contributions||Brown, David W., Witte, Deborah.|
|LC Classifications||LC173 .A39 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iv, 226 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||226|
|LC Control Number||2007942208|
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