Human rights in the investigation and prosecution of crime

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Oxford University Press , Oxford, New York
Criminal investigation, Human rights, Criminal justice, Administrati
Statementedited by Madeleine Colvin and Jonathan Cooper.
ContributionsColvin, Madeleine., Cooper, Jonathan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsK5001 .H88 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationlxxi, 575 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24103872M
ISBN 139780199214419
LC Control Number2009039599
OCLC/WorldCa76935623

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