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The unheard truth : poverty and human rights

Author: Irene Khan; David Petrasek; Kofi Atta Annan
Publisher: New York ; London : W.W. Norton & Co., 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A powerful argument by the secretary general of Amnesty International that poverty is not just an economic problem but a global human-rights violation.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Irene Khan; David Petrasek; Kofi Atta Annan
ISBN: 9780393337006 0393337006
OCLC Number: 780718052
Description: XV, 250 str. : ilustr. ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Irene Khan ; with David Petrasek ; foreword by Kofi Annan.

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"Kahn writes clearly and concisely, taking time to define what human rights are and why they matter and frequently illustrating her points with moving stories and vivid examples from around the Read more...

 
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