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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English


  • Juvenile delinquency -- England -- London

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Edition Notes

StatementD.J. West.
SeriesCambridge studies in criminology -- 50
LC ClassificationsHV9146.L65 W47, HV9146 W43
The Physical Object
Pagination186 p. :
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21647855M
ISBN 100435829327

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