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Human rights and police predicament

Deepa Singh

Human rights and police predicament

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Published by Bright Law House in Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Human rights -- India.,
    • Civil rights -- India.,
    • Police brutality -- India.,
    • Police misconduct -- India.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 408-411) and index.

      StatementDeepa Singh.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJC573.2.I4 S56 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxi, 415 p. ;
      Number of Pages415
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3708726M
      ISBN 108185524815
      LC Control Number2003305021

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