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Electing representatives

Derek W. Urwin

Electing representatives

proportional systems.

by Derek W. Urwin

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Published by s.n. in London .
Written in English


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Photocopy ofarticle from the Social Studies Review, 1987, Vol 2.

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Open LibraryOL14866709M

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