Access to justice

  • 66 Pages
  • 1.81 MB
  • English

Edinburgh University Press , Edinburgh
Legal services -- Great Britain., Legal aid -- Great Britain., Lawyers -- Great Bri
Statementedited by Frank H. Stephen.
SeriesHume papers on public policy -- v. 4, no. 4
ContributionsStephen, Frank H., 1946-, David Hume Institute.
The Physical Object
Pagination66 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21174161M
ISBN 100748608842

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