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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


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ContributionsAustin Sarat (Editor), Stuart Scheingold (Editor)
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Number of Pages570
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Open LibraryOL7388158M
ISBN 100195113209
ISBN 109780195113204

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