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New slavery : a reference handbook

Author: Kevin Bales
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2005.
Series: Contemporary world issues.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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An account of how slavery continues to afflict millions around the world. This book is both a serious study and an essential guide for policy makers, human rights lawyers, labor activists, and all those concerned with the ongoing fight against this timeless evil.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Bales
ISBN: 1851098151 9781851098156 185109816X 9781851098163
OCLC Number: 469878661
Description: 1 online resource (xix, 273 pages).
Contents: Preface; Acknowledgments; 1 Background and History; 2 Problems, Controversies, and Solutions; 3 Slavery in America; 4 Chronology; 5 Biographical Sketches; 6 Facts, Data, Evidence, and Testimony about Contemporary Slavery; 7 Directory of Organizations, Associations, and Agencies; 8 Selected Print and Nonprint Resources; Glossary; Index; About the Author.
Series Title: Contemporary world issues.
Responsibility: Kevin Bales.

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