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Published by Thomson Gale .
Written in English


  • Crime & criminology,
  • Criminal Law,
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  • Criminal Law - General,
  • Criminology,
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  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Criminal justice, Administrati,
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  • Encyclopedias,
  • United States,
  • Law

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages800
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11094263M
ISBN 100787649597
ISBN 109780787649593

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