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The dictionary of criminal justice

Rush, George E.

The dictionary of criminal justice

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Published by Dushkin Pub. Group in Guilford, Conn .
Written in English

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    • Criminal justice, Administration of -- Dictionaries.,
    • Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States -- Dictionaries.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [313]-[314]

      Statementby George E. Rush ; with summaries of Supreme Court cases affecting criminal justice by Judith Hails Kaci.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV7411 .R87 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination312, [2] p. :
      Number of Pages312
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2559292M
      ISBN 100879676132
      LC Control Number85073890
      OCLC/WorldCa14957051

      Foreword / Benjamin H. Renshaw III -- Dictionary of criminal justice data terminology, 2nd edition project advisory committee members -- Preface -- Introduction -- Organization and explanatory notes -- Entries -- Appendix A. Classificatory terminology -- Appendix B. National crime classification -- Appendix C. Uniform crime reports crime Pages:


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