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Revolutions, Nations, Empires: Conceptual Limits and Theoretical Possibilities by  Alexander Motyl - Paperback - 1999 - from The Parnassus BookShop and

Revolutions, Nations, Empires: Conceptual Limits and Theoretical Possibilities

by Motyl, Alexander

Condition: Very Good/No Jacket

New York: Columbia University Press, 1999. Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. Trade Paperback in Near Fine Condition. Former owner name plate on first page, else Fine. Clean, unmarked tight and solid book. The author argues that social scientists must pay more attention to the formulation of concepts as they provide the basis for clear thinking, good research and intelligent formulation of theories--to ask, do the theories make sense conceptually. He challenges the sloppy thinking that so often surrounds the interrelated concepts of revolutions, nations and nationalism. 229 pages with Notes, Bibliography and Index. 6 x 9 inches. 1999, Columbia University Press, New York.
  • Bookseller: The Parnassus BookShop US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 026371
  • Title: Revolutions, Nations, Empires: Conceptual Limits and Theoretical Possibilities
  • Author: Motyl, Alexander
  • Format/binding: Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10: 0231114311
  • ISBN 13: 9780231114318
  • Publisher: Columbia University Press
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1999
  • Bookseller catalogs: Politics & Government;


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