Between liberal legal didactics and political manichaeism the politics and law of the Iraqi Special Tribunal by Nehal Bhutta

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Other titlesPolitics and law of the Iraqi Special Tribunal
StatementNehal Bhutta.
SeriesFaculty workshop -- FW-10 2006-2007, Faculty workshop (University of Toronto. Faculty of Law) -- FW 2006-2007 no. 10.
ContributionsUniversity of Toronto. Faculty of Law.
The Physical Object
Pagination[27], 93 p. ;
Number of Pages93
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Open LibraryOL19688108M

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