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The right to health

Judith Paula Asher

The right to health

a resource manual for NGOs

by Judith Paula Asher

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Published by Martinus Nijhoff Publishers in Leiden, Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Judith Asher
SeriesThe Raoul Wallenberg Institute professional guides to human rights -- v. 6
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRA440 .A84 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24468268M
ISBN 109789004154384
LC Control Number2010014017

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