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The politics of unreason

Seymour Martin Lipset

The politics of unreason

right-wing extremism in America, 1790-1970

by Seymour Martin Lipset

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Right and left (Political science),
    • United States -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] Seymour Martin Lipset and Earl Raab.
      SeriesPatterns of American prejudice series,, v. 5
      ContributionsRaab, Earl, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE183 .L56
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 547 p.
      Number of Pages547
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5544337M
      LC Control Number67022529

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