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International human rights and international education

Thomas Buergenthal

International human rights and international education

by Thomas Buergenthal

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Published by U.S. National Commission for UNESCO,Dept of state in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International education,
  • Human rights,
  • Civil rights

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Thomas Buergenthal and Judith V. Torney ; with a chapter by Richard W. Fogg.
    ContributionsTorney-Purta, Judith, 1937- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC1090 .B77
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 211 p. ;
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4901752M
    LC Control Number76046510

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