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Experiences of crime across the world

key findings from the 1989 international crime survey

by J. J. M. van Dijk

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Published by Kluwer Law and Taxation Publishers in Deventer, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Victims of crimes.,
  • Victims of crimes surveys.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJan J.M. van Dijk, Pat Mayhew, Martin Killias.
    ContributionsMayhew, Patricia., Killias, Martin., Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek- en Documentatiecentrum.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6250.25 .D55 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 188 p. :
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3654503M
    ISBN 109065444637
    LC Control Number2002505994
    OCLC/WorldCa21942660

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