The pragmatist demos and the boundary problem

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The pragmatist demos and the boundary problem. / Festenstein, Matthew.

In: Raisons Politiques, Vol. 81, No. 1, 01.02.2021, p. 39-47.

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Festenstein, M 2021, 'The pragmatist demos and the boundary problem', Raisons Politiques, vol. 81, no. 1, pp. 39-47.

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Festenstein, M. (2021). The pragmatist demos and the boundary problem. Raisons Politiques, 81(1), 39-47.

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Festenstein M. The pragmatist demos and the boundary problem. Raisons Politiques. 2021 Feb 1;81(1):39-47.

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Festenstein, Matthew. / The pragmatist demos and the boundary problem. In: Raisons Politiques. 2021 ; Vol. 81, No. 1. pp. 39-47.

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