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Politics, policy & practice

Politics, policy & practice

essays in honour of Bill Willmott

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Published by Sociology Dept., University of Canterbury in Christchurch, N.Z .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political sociology.,
  • Social policy.,
  • New Zealand -- Social conditions.,
  • New Zealand -- Social policy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Other titlesHe pounamu korero, Politics, policy and practice
    Statementedited by Rosemary du Plessis and Geoff Fougere.
    SeriesWorking paper -- no. 17, Working paper (University of Canterbury. Dept. of Sociology) -- no. 17.
    ContributionsDu Plessis, Rosemary., Fougere, Geoff., Willmott, W. E., University of Canterbury. Dept. of Sociology.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvii, 222 p. :
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19229952M
    ISBN 100908859112

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