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Corporate Power in Civil Society

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Published by New York University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Business & Management,
  • Central government policies,
  • Civil law (general works),
  • International economics,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Social theory,
  • Social aspects,
  • Industrial Sociology,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Business And Society,
  • Social Science,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Sociology,
  • International - Economics,
  • Business & Financial,
  • Corporate & Business History - General,
  • CIVIL SOCIETY,
  • Political Science / History & Theory,
  • United States,
  • General,
  • Corporate governance,
  • Corporation law,
  • Judicial power

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8046209M
    ISBN 100814797865
    ISBN 109780814797860

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