The New Politics of Youth Crime

Discipline or Solidarity? by John Pitts

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

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  • Adolescents,
  • Juvenile offenders,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Criminology,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • France,
  • Great Britain,
  • Juvenile delinquency,
  • Juvenile justice, Administrati,
  • Juvenile justice, Administration of,
  • Prevention
The Physical Object
Number of Pages234
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Open LibraryOL10554976M
ISBN 100333692012
ISBN 109780333692011

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