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The Freedom Charter and beyond founding principles for a democratic South African legal order

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Published by Wyvern in Cape Town .
Written in English


  • African National Congress.,
  • Freedom Charter.,
  • Civil rights -- South Africa.,
  • Constitutional law -- South Africa.,
  • South Africa -- Race relations.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementNico Steytler, editor.
ContributionsSteytler, N. C., University of the Western Cape. Community Law Centre
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 296 p. ;
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16597189M
ISBN 100620164158

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