Democracy
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Detroit, MI : Greenhaven Press, 2012.
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Central Adult Nonfiction
321.8 DEMOC 2012
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Each title in the highly acclaimed Opposing Viewpoints series explores a specific issue by placing expert opinions in a unique pro/con format; the viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find publications.; This addition to the popular Opposing Viewpoints series examines the democratic political system. Through a balanced collection of articles from a variety of sources, the title explores the state of democracy worldwide; the question of whether or not ther; "Each volume in the Opposing Viewpoints Series could serve as a model…not only providing access to a wide diversity of opinions, but also stimulating readers to do further research for group discussion and individual interest. Both shrill and moderate, th
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Book
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273 pages : ill. ; 24 cm.
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English
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9780737757170 (hardback), 0737757175 (hardback), 9780737757187 (paperback), 0737757183 (paperback)

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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"Democracy: Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source for libraries and classrooms in need of current-issue materials. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected sources and publications"--,Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Haugen, D. M., & Musser, S. (2012). Democracy. Detroit, MI: Greenhaven Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Haugen, David M., 1969- and Susan. Musser. 2012. Democracy. Detroit, MI: Greenhaven Press.

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Haugen, David M., 1969- and Susan. Musser, Democracy. Detroit, MI: Greenhaven Press, 2012.

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Haugen, David M., and Susan Musser. Democracy. Detroit, MI: Greenhaven Press, 2012. Print.

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