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The Pursuit of criminal justice Essays from the Chicago Center (Studies in crime and justice) by

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Published by University of Chicago Press .
Written in English


  • Criminology,
  • Sociology

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ContributionsGordon J. Hawkins (Editor), Franklin E. Zimring (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages358
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10192031M
ISBN 100226320014
ISBN 109780226320014

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