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Criminological thought

Robert J. Mutchnick

Criminological thought

pioneers past and present

by Robert J. Mutchnick

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Published by Prentice Hall in Upper Saddle River, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criminologists -- Biography,
  • Criminology -- Methodology -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert J. Mutchnick, Randy Martin, W. Timothy Austin.
    GenreBiography.
    ContributionsAustin, W. Timothy., Martin, Randy, 1956-, Martin, Randy, 1956-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6023 .M37 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 365 p. ;
    Number of Pages365
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22513140M
    ISBN 100131190466
    ISBN 109780131190467
    LC Control Number2008017864

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