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Human rights and gender, the responsibility of the media

proceedings : seminar, Strasbourg, 29 June-1 July 1994.


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Published by Council of Europe Press in Strasbourg .
Written in English

  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Women in mass media -- Europe -- Congresses.,
    • Human rights -- Europe -- Sex differences -- Congresses.,
    • Mass media -- Social aspects -- Europe -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Other titlesCouncil of Europe
      ContributionsCouncil of Europe.
      LC ClassificationsP94.5.W652 E8514 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination97 p. ;
      Number of Pages97
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL766443M
      ISBN 10928712678X
      LC Control Number97164570

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