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Revitalization of political thought through democracy and human rights
Essay selected from five seminars of Ibn Rushd Salon.
|Statement||introduction Mohammed Sid Ahmed ; editor Essam Mohammed Hassan ; translated by Mannar Wafaa, Wasim Wagdy ; edited by Kate W. Harris ; [participantion] Abdel Ghaffar Shukr ... [et al.].|
|Contributions||Hassan, Essam Mohammed., Harris, Kate W., Markaz al-Qāhirah li-Dirāsāt Ḥuqūq al-Insān.|
|LC Classifications||JA84.E3 R48 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||233 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||233|
|LC Control Number||2002333753|
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