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Confronting crime

an American challenge

by Elliott Currie

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Crime -- United States.,
    • Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States.,
    • Violent crimes -- United States -- Prevention.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementElliott Currie.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6789 .C87 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 326 p. ;
      Number of Pages326
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3025910M
      ISBN 100394532198
      LC Control Number85006300

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