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Approaches to Political Thought by William L. Richter,Lisa V. Binckes,Charles J. Cavenee,Carol A. Gould,Dan R. Harden,Lori Thomas Healey,Liudmila Inozemtseva,Tatiana Mateo-Gomez,Lisa Maxwell,Kristine A. McKechnie,Norman E. Steen