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Beyond Suspicion? The Singapore Judiciary

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Published by Yale Univ Southeast Asia Studies .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nonfiction / Politics,
  • Government - Judicial Branch,
  • Judicial Power,
  • Law

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesSoutheast Asia Studies Monograph Series
    ContributionsGary Woodard (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages428
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8417382M
    ISBN 100938692879
    ISBN 109780938692874


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