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Perspectives on power

reflections on human nature and the social order

by Noam Chomsky

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Black Rose Books in Montréal .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International relations.,
  • Linguistics -- Philosophy.,
  • Timor Timur (Indonesia) -- Politics and government.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementNoam Chomsky.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 276 p.
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16808600M
    ISBN 101551640481, 155164049X


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