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South Africa and news censorship Cambridge, Massachusetts, April 29-30, 1987

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Published by The Institute in New York .
Written in English



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  • Freedom of the press -- South Africa -- Congresses.,
  • Censorship -- South Africa -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Statementco-sponsored by the Nieman Foundation at Harvard University and the African-American Institute ; [editor, Joe Margolis].
ContributionsMargolis, Joseph., Harvard University. Nieman Foundation for Journalism., African-American Institute.
LC ClassificationsPN4748.S58 S57 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination9 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1644174M
LC Control Number91199624

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