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Punishment and rehabilitation

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Published by Wadsworth Pub. Co. in Belmont, Calif .
Written in English


  • Punishment.,
  • Criminals -- Rehabilitation.,
  • Capital punishment.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [312]-313).

Statement[compiled by] Jeffrie G. Murphy.
ContributionsMurphy, Jeffrie G.
LC ClassificationsHV8693 .P84 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 313 p. ;
Number of Pages313
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1087249M
ISBN 100534246001
LC Control Number94011228

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