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The human rights encyclopedia

Author: James R Lewis; Carl Skutsch
Publisher: Armonk, N.Y. : Sharpe Reference, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides a country-by-country analysis of the approach to human rights as well as examination of such topics as torture, slavery asylum, genocide, freedom of the press, and the right to education.
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Genre/Form: Reference sources
Encyclopedias
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James R Lewis; Carl Skutsch
ISBN: 0765680238 9780765680235
OCLC Number: 42428799
Description: 3 volumes : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: v. 1. Countries --
v. 2. Countries --
Issues and individuals --
v. 3. Issues and individuals --
Appendix A. United Nations Human Rights Documents --
Appendix B. Human Rights Organizations.
Responsibility: foreword by Aung San Suu Kyi ; editors James R. Lewis, Carl Skutsch.

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