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Crime & society

Charles N. Nwasike

Crime & society

the Nigerian perspective

by Charles N. Nwasike

  • 152 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by s.n. in [Nigeria .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Other titlesCrime and society
    StatementCharles N. Nwasike.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV7165.5 .N83 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 380 p. :
    Number of Pages380
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16764528M
    ISBN 109780568352
    LC Control Number2003547173
    OCLC/WorldCa52814944

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