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The power of human rights

The power of human rights

international norms and domestic change

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Published by Cambridge University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human rights

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-310) and index.

    Statementedited by Thomas Risse, Stephen C. Ropp, Kathryn Sikkink.
    SeriesCambridge studies in international relations ;, 66
    ContributionsRisse-Kappen, Thomas., Ropp, Steve C., Sikkink, Kathryn, 1955-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC571 .H769673 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 318 p. :
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL380161M
    ISBN 100521650933
    LC Control Number98042345

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