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Human rights as politics.

Human rights as politics.

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Published by Kenya Human Rights Commission in Nairobi, Kenya .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kenya,
  • Kenya.
    • Subjects:
    • Human rights -- Kenya.,
    • Kenya -- Politics and government -- 1978-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      ContributionsKenya Human Rights Commission.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJC599.K4 H84 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 344 p. ;
      Number of Pages344
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3737761M
      ISBN 109966941266
      LC Control Number2003405767
      OCLC/WorldCa53846543

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