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Stones of hope

Lucie White

Stones of hope

how African activists reclaim human rights to challenge global poverty

by Lucie White

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Lucie E. White and Jeremy Perelman ; with a foreword by Jeffrey D. Sachs and Lisa E. Sachs
SeriesStanford studies in human rights, Stanford studies in human rights
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJC599.A36 S76 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24494480M
ISBN 109780804769198, 9780804769204
LC Control Number2010030289

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