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International human rights in the 21st century

protecting the rights of groups

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers in Lanham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human rights.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Gene M. Lyons and James Mayall.
    ContributionsLyons, Gene Martin, 1924-, Mayall, James.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC571 .I5918 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 226 p. ;
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22483420M
    ISBN 100742523527, 0742523535


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