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Law, personalities, and politics of the Middle East

Law, personalities, and politics of the Middle East

essays in honor of Majid Khadduri

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Published by Westview Press, Middle East Institute in Boulder, Colo, Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle East
    • Subjects:
    • Khadduri, Majid, 1908-,
    • International law (Islamic law),
    • Middle East -- Foreign relations,
    • Middle East -- Politics and government -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by James Piscatori and George S. Harris.
      ContributionsKhadduri, Majid, 1908-, Piscatori, James P., Harris, George S. 1931-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJX1581.M628 Z5 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 270 p. :
      Number of Pages270
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2411268M
      ISBN 100916808327
      LC Control Number87061445
      OCLC/WorldCa18836207

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