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Individualism and community the state in Marx and early anarchism by Jeffrey H. Barker

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Published by Greenwood Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Marx, Karl, 1818-1883.,
  • Communist state -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Anarchism -- History -- 19th century.

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Edition Notes

StatementJeffrey H. Barker.
SeriesContributions in political science,, no. 143
LC ClassificationsJC474 .B346 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 235 p. ;
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2536854M
ISBN 100313247064
LC Control Number85017707

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