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6 edition of In Our Own Best Interests found in the catalog.

In Our Own Best Interests

How Defending Human Rights Benefits Us All

by William Schulz

  • 33 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Beacon Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Human rights,
  • Public Policy - General,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Civil Rights,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Human Rights,
  • Non-Classifiable

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7944425M
    ISBN 100807002275
    ISBN 109780807002278

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