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Criminology in the making an oral history by John H. Laub

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Published by Northeastern University Press in Boston .
Written in English

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  • United States

Subjects:

  • Criminologists -- United States -- Interviews

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Edition Notes

StatementJohn H. Laub ; with a foreword by Travis Hirschi.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV6023 .L38 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 274 p. ;
Number of Pages274
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3166172M
ISBN 100930350464
LC Control Number83008147

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