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Scenarios for political metamorphosis.

Manfred Schmutzer

Scenarios for political metamorphosis.

A macro-theoretical mathematical model of political behavior.

by Manfred Schmutzer

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Published by Institut für Höhere Studien] in [Wien .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political psychology -- Mathematical models.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    SeriesInstitut für Höhere Studien und Wissenschaftliche Forschung, Wien. Research memorandum, no. 42, Research memorandum (Institut für Höhere Studien und Wissenschaftliche Forschung (Vienna, Austria)) ;, no. 42.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJA74.5 .S35
    The Physical Object
    Pagination40 l.
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5735372M
    LC Control Number70574171

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