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Law and resistance

Laurence R. Veysey

Law and resistance

American attitudes toward authority.

by Laurence R. Veysey

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Published by Harper Torchbooks in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Law enforcement -- United States -- Addresses, essays, lectures,
    • Civil rights -- United States -- Addresses, essays, lectures,
    • Passive resistance

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementEdited by Laurence Veysey.
      SeriesHarper torchbooks, TB 1508
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF9223.A75 V46
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 355 p.
      Number of Pages355
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5076530M
      LC Control Number74114618


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