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Corrections: a component of the criminal justice system

Walter Hartinger

Corrections: a component of the criminal justice system

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Published by Goodyear Pub. Co. in Pacific Palisades, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Corrections -- United States.,
    • Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] Walter Hartinger, Edward Eldefonso [and] Alan Coffey.
      ContributionsEldefonso, Edward, joint author., Coffey, Alan, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV9304 .H33
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 365 p.
      Number of Pages365
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5309140M
      ISBN 100876204299
      LC Control Number72092856
      OCLC/WorldCa745741


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