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Recreating democracy

breathing new life into American communities

by Lloyd P. Wells

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Center for Consensual Democracy in Woolwich, Me .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Democracy -- United States.,
    • Political participation -- United States.,
    • Community development -- United States.,
    • Community leadership -- United States.,
    • Politics, Practical -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-327) and index.

      Other titlesBreathing new life into American communities
      StatementLloyd P. Wells and Larry Lemmel.
      ContributionsLemmel, Larry.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK1764 .W38 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 343 p. :
      Number of Pages343
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL60913M
      ISBN 100967229200
      LC Control Number99093261
      OCLC/WorldCa45273725

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