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7 edition of Prison on Trial (Criminal Policy) found in the catalog.

Prison on Trial (Criminal Policy)

by Thomas Mathiesen

  • 75 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Waterside Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prisons,
  • Punishment,
  • Law,
  • Sociology,
  • Philosophy,
  • Penology,
  • Imprisonment,
  • Criminal Law - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAndrew Rutherford (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8771403M
    ISBN 101904380220
    ISBN 109781904380221

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