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Volume I: National Reports 1973

Mohammed Bedjaoui1

Algeria, officially called the Algerian Democratic Popular Republic (Aljoumhouria Aljazaīrīa Addimoqratiyya Achcha’bia), is a unitary republican state. It was occupied by France in 1830 and was later dec…

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Mohammed Bedjaoui, “Algeria”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 01 April 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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