Awareness of and support for human rights among Turkish university students

Payaslyoolu, A
Icduygu, A


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A. Payaslyoolu and A. Icduygu, “Awareness of and support for human rights among Turkish university students,” HUMAN RIGHTS QUARTERLY, pp. 513–534, 1999, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: