Elements of a constitution
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Published by University of Toronto, Institute for the Quantitative Analysis of Social and Economic Policy in Toronto .
Written in English


  • Constitutional law,
  • Liberty,
  • Social values

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: leaves 20-22.

SeriesInstitute for the Quantitative Analysis of Social and Economic Policy. Working paper, no. 7303
LC ClassificationsHM271 C33
The Physical Object
Pagination25 leaves.
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18874606M

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