Law and social change in Ghana
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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English



  • Ghana,
  • Ghana.


  • Law -- Ghana.,
  • Ghana -- Politics and government.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references, index and legislation.

Statementby William Burnett Harvey.
LC ClassificationsLAW
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 453 p. ;
Number of Pages453
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5945623M
LC Control Number65017139

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