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Repugnant to the Whole Idea of Democracy? On the Role of Foundations in Democratic Societies

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  15 July 2016

Rob Reich*
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Stanford University

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Politics Symposium: Why Political Scientists Should Study Organized Philanthropy
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Copyright © American Political Science Association 2016 

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