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Study of discrimination in the matter of political rights.

HernГЎn Santa Cruz

Study of discrimination in the matter of political rights.

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Published by United Nations in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political rights,
  • Discrimination,
  • Civil rights

  • Edition Notes

    Series[Document] / United Nations -- E/CN.4/sub.2/213/rev.1., [Document] (United Nations) -- E/CN.4/sub.2/213/rev.1.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX1977 .A2 E/CN.4/sub.2/213/rev.1
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 105 p.
    Number of Pages105
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17326756M


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