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The world of science and the rule of law

a study of the observance and violations of the human rights of scientists in the participating states of the Helsinki Accords

by John Ziman

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civil rights (International law),
  • Scientists -- Legal status, laws, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby John Ziman, Paul Sieghart, John Humphrey.
    ContributionsSieghart, Paul., Humphrey, John, 1915-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC571
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii,343p. ;
    Number of Pages343
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21171759M
    ISBN 100198255160

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