FYE 1057: Human Rights

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Print Sources in the Oakdale Library

Becker, L. & Becker, C. (Eds.). (2001). Encyclopedia of ethics. 2nd ed. New York: Routledge.
Reference BJ63 .E45 2001
3 vols.

Borchert, D.M.(Ed.). (2006). Encyclopedia of philosophy. 2nd ed. Detroit : Thomson Gale/Macmillan Reference USA.
Reference B51 .E53 2006
10 vols.

Craig, E. (Ed.). (1998). Routledge encyclopedia of philosophy. New York: Routledge.
Reference B51. R68 1998
10 vols.

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