International human rights.

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School of Law, Duke University , [Durham]
Civil rights., Lib
SeriesLaw and contemporary problems,, v. 14, no. 3-4
ContributionsDuke University. School of Law
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LC ClassificationsJC571 .I59
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Pagination2 v.
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Open LibraryOL6064811M
LC Control Number50000743
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