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Published by McFarland in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Criminal justice, Administration of.,
  • Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Statementby James R. Davis.
LC ClassificationsHV7419 .D38 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 183 p. ;
Number of Pages183
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2551419M
ISBN 100899502024
LC Control Number85043575

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