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Junk politics

Benjamin DeMott

Junk politics

the trashing of the American mind : reports and essays

by Benjamin DeMott

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Published by Thunder"s Mouth Press/Nation Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 2001-

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Benjamin DeMott.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 271 p. ;
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17723219M
    ISBN 10156025565X

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