Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Tom Ginsburg and Rosalind Dixon|
|Series||Research handbooks in comparative law, Research handbooks in comparative law|
|LC Classifications||K3165 .C578 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 668 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||668|
|LC Control Number||2010939197|
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