Subcultural innovations in the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament

@article{McKay2004SubculturalII,
  title={Subcultural innovations in the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament},
  author={George McKay},
  journal={Peace Review},
  year={2004},
  volume={16},
  pages={429 - 438}
}
  • G. McKay
  • Published 1 January 2004
  • Political Science
  • Peace Review
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