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People"s Rights (The Collected Courses of the Academy of European Law, V. 9/2) by Philip Alston

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English

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Number of Pages360
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Open LibraryOL7403505M
ISBN 100199243654
ISBN 109780199243655

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