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Strengthening the liberal roots of the 1992 constitution

Ernest Kofi Abotsi

Strengthening the liberal roots of the 1992 constitution

an agenda for reform

by Ernest Kofi Abotsi

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Published by Ghana Center for Democratic Development in Accra .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[Ernest Kofi Abotsi]
SeriesConstitutional review series -- no. 2
ContributionsGhana Center for Democratic Development
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 35 p. ;
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25068325M
ISBN 109988614055
LC Control Number2011342369

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