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How the South Joined the Gambling Nation

The Politics of State Policy Innovation

by Michael Nelson

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Published by Louisiana State University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gambling - General,
  • Government - Legislative Branch,
  • Public Policy - General,
  • Government - State & Provincial,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsTheodore J. Lowi (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages263
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7945995M
    ISBN 100807132543
    ISBN 109780807132548

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