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human rights movement

Warren Lee Holleman

human rights movement

western values and theological perspectives

by Warren Lee Holleman

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human rights.,
  • International relations -- Moral and ethical aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWarren Lee Holleman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC585 .H755 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 245 p. ;
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2385649M
    ISBN 10027592789X
    LC Control Number87014587


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