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Development and human rights

Development and human rights

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Published by World Bank in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries.
    • Subjects:
    • World Bank,
    • Human rights -- Developing countries,
    • Economic development

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsWorld Bank.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJC599.D44 W67 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL375435M
      ISBN 100821343408
      LC Control Number98037305


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