Screening Syndromes Out: Updating the International "Genocide" Vernacular for a Changing Technological Age
Law Review Article
Nur I. Kara, Screening Syndromes Out: Updating the International "Genocide" Vernacular for a Changing Technological Age, 45 N.C. J. Int'l L. 163 (2020).
Available for download at: https://scholarship.law.unc.edu/ncilj/vol45/iss1/3.
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