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The sociology of law and order

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Published by Book Center, Westview Press in Montreal, Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criminology.,
  • Law enforcement.,
  • Criminal justice, Administration of.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLynn McDonald.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6025 .M28 1976
    The Physical Object
    Pagination340 p. :
    Number of Pages340
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17758772M
    ISBN 100891586148
    OCLC/WorldCa2119614


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