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Penal abolition, the practical choice

a practical manual on penal abolition

by Morris, Ruth

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Published by Canadian Scholars" Press in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada,
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Punishment -- Canada -- Philosophy.,
    • Decriminalization -- Canada.,
    • Justice pénale -- Administration -- Canada.,
    • Punishment -- Philosophy.,
    • Decriminalization.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [123]-127).

      Other titlesPenal abolition
      StatementRuth Morris.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKE8820 .M67 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination127 p. ;
      Number of Pages127
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL534975M
      ISBN 101551300788
      LC Control Number96112495
      OCLC/WorldCa34222419

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