Press freedom, responsibility, and the libel law.
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Published by Philippine Press Institute in Manila .
Written in English



  • Philippines.,
  • Sweden.


  • Freedom of the press -- Philippines.,
  • Libel and slander -- Philippines.,
  • Freedom of the press -- Sweden.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 23).

ContributionsPhilippine Press Institute.
LC ClassificationsKPM2119 .P74 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination42 p. ;
Number of Pages42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1691345M
LC Control Number91940398

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