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Petitioning the United Nations: A Study in Human Rights

Petitioning the United Nations: A Study in Human Rights

By Ton Zuijdwijk

St. Martin's, 1982, 397 pp.

A legal and procedural study of how, since 1945, various U.N. bodies have dealt with the question of complaints and petitions from individuals or nongovernmental groups alleging violation of human rights. It is tediously long but useful for specialists because of its completeness.