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Toward a Just Civilization

A Gandhian Perspective on Human Rights and Development

by J. I. Bakker

  • 215 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Canadian Scholars Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human rights,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Sociology - Social Theory,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Human Rights,
  • Gandhi,
  • Philosophy/Political,
  • Political Science / Political Freedom & Security / Human Rights,
  • Social Science/Sociology - General,
  • Social change,
  • Sustainable development,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8551696M
    ISBN 101551300206
    ISBN 109781551300207


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