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Implementing U.S. Human Rights Policy

Agendas, Policies, and Practices

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Published by United States Institute of Peace Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central government policies,
  • Human rights,
  • International relations,
  • Political Science,
  • Government policy,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • United States,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Civil Rights,
  • Foreign relations,
  • Public Policy - General,
  • Case studies

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUnited States Institute of Peace (Corporate Author), Debra Liang-Fenton (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages499
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9321419M
    ISBN 101929223498
    ISBN 109781929223497

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