Legal responses to AIDS in comparative perspective

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Published by Kluwer Law International in The Hague, Boston .

Written in English

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  • AIDS (Disease) -- Law and legislation.,
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Patients -- Legal status, laws, etc.

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Includes bibliographical references.

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Statementedited by Stanislaw Frankowski ; foreword by Lawrence O. Gostin.
ContributionsFrankowski, Stanisław.
LC ClassificationsK3575.A43 L44 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 419 p. ;
Number of Pages419
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL369281M
ISBN 109041110372
LC Control Number98029923

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