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Crimes, courts, and corrections

an introduction to crime and social control in Canada

by Augustine Brannigan

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Published by Holt, Rinehart, and Winston of Canada in Toronto .
Written in English

  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Criminal justice, Administration of -- Canada.,
    • Crime -- Canada.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAugustine Brannigan.
      LC ClassificationsKE8813 .B7 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 274 p. ;
      Number of Pages274
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2941130M
      ISBN 100039216233
      LC Control Number84179705

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that pursue them, make up the criminal justice system. Figure shows the principal elements in the criminal justice system in the United States.

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