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John Ruskin's Political Economy: there is no wealth but life. / May, Christopher.

In: British Journal of Politics and International Relations, Vol. 12, No. 2, 01.05.2010, p. 189-294.

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May, C 2010, 'John Ruskin's Political Economy: there is no wealth but life', British Journal of Politics and International Relations, vol. 12, no. 2, pp. 189-294. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-856X.2010.00406.x

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May, C. (2010). John Ruskin's Political Economy: there is no wealth but life. British Journal of Politics and International Relations, 12(2), 189-294. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-856X.2010.00406.x

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May C. John Ruskin's Political Economy: there is no wealth but life. British Journal of Politics and International Relations. 2010 May 1;12(2):189-294. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-856X.2010.00406.x

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May, Christopher. / John Ruskin's Political Economy: there is no wealth but life. In: British Journal of Politics and International Relations. 2010 ; Vol. 12, No. 2. pp. 189-294.

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