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Understanding criminology

Sandra Walklate

Understanding criminology

current theoretical debates

by Sandra Walklate

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by McGraw-Hill/Open University Press in Maidenhead .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criminology.,
  • Crime -- Sociological aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSandra Walklate.
    SeriesCrime and justice, Crime and justice (Buckingham, England)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6025 .W356 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 188 p. :
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22756478M
    ISBN 100335221238
    ISBN 109780335221233

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