Computer technology and the right to privacy judicial computer science by Jean-Paul Buffelan

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Statementby Jean-Paul Buffelan.
ContributionsWorld Peace Through Law Center., Madrid Conference on the Law of the World (1979)
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Pagination[15] p. :
Number of Pages15
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Open LibraryOL17370741M

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