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The Handbook of Human Rights Law An Accessible Approach to the Issues and Principles by Michael Arnheim

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Published by Kogan Page .
Written in English


  • International human rights law,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Human Rights,
  • Law,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • International,
  • Law / International,
  • Political Science/Political Freedom & Security - Human Rights,
  • Civil rights,
  • Europe,
  • Great Britain,
  • Human rights

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages274
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7967600M
ISBN 100749444800
ISBN 109780749444808

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