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Philosophy and politics in China

the controversy over dialectical materialism in the 1930s

by Meissner, Werner.

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Published by Hurst in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Communism -- China.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWerner Meissner ; translated from the German by Richard Mann.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHX760.A3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(256)p. ;
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15367835M
    ISBN 101850650861

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