A Criminal Justice Approach (Acjs/Anderson Monograph Series)

Publisher: Anderson Pub Co

Written in English
Published: Pages: 185 Downloads: 186
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  • Law,
  • Juvenile Justice Administration,
  • United States,
  • Criminal Law - General,
  • Criminology,
  • Gangs,
  • Juvenile Delinquency

Edition Notes

ContributionsJ. Mitchell Miller (Editor), Jeffrey P. Rush (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages185
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8345733M
ISBN 100870845543
ISBN 109780870845543

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