Encyclopedia of crime and justice

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Published by Free Press in New York .

Written in English

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  • Criminology -- Encyclopedias.,
  • Criminal justice, Administration of -- Encyclopedias.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and indexes.

Book details

Other titlesCrime and justice.
StatementSanford H. Kadish, editor in chief.
ContributionsKadish, Sanford H.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV6017 .E52 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination4 v. (xxxvi, 1790 p.) ;
Number of Pages1790
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3165211M
ISBN 100029181100
LC Control Number83007156

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