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Law, Culture, and Values Essays in Honor of Gray Dorsey by Sava Alexander Vojcanin

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Published by Transaction Publishers .
Written in English


  • Reference,
  • Jurisprudence,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Sociological jurisprudence,
  • General,
  • Jurisprudence & philosophy of law,
  • Law / General,
  • Dorsey, Gray L,
  • Law,
  • Philosophy

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages305
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8198458M
ISBN 10088738305X
ISBN 109780887383052

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