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Crime and its correction

an international survey of attitudes and practices

by John Phillips Conrad

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

  • Corrections,
  • Crime

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John P. Conrad.
    ContributionsInstitute for the Study of Crime and Delinquency (Sacramento, Calif.)
    LC ClassificationsHV9275 .C6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 312 p.
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5942894M
    LC Control Number65013768

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