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Published by Transaction Books in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Israel -- Politics and government.,
  • Israel -- Social conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [428]-453).

    Statementeditor: Ernest Krausz; assistant editor, David Glanz.
    SeriesStudies of Israeli society -- v. 3, Publication series of the Israel Sociological Society
    ContributionsKrausz, Ernest., Glanz, David.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 457 p. :
    Number of Pages457
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22194612M
    ISBN 100887380123, 0878559698


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