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Women in the criminal justice system

Women in the criminal justice system

international examples & national responses : proceedings of the workshop held at the Tenth United Nations Congress on the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders, Vienna, Austria, 10-17 April 2000

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Published by European Institute for Crime Prevention and Control, affiliated with the United Nations (HEUNI) in Helsinki .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criminal justice, Administration of -- Congresses.,
  • Women -- Crimes against -- Congresses.,
  • Female offenders -- Congresses.,
  • Women prisoners -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Natalia Ollus and Sami Nevala.
    GenreCongresses.
    SeriesPublication series ;, no. 36, Publication series (European Institute for Crime Prevention and Control, affiliated with the United Nations) ;, no. 36.
    ContributionsOllus, Natalia., Nevala, Sami., European Institute for the Prevention and Control of Crime, affiliated with the United Nations., United Nations Congress on the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders (10th : 2000 : Vienna, Austria)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV7243 .W66 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 223 p. :
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4020465M
    ISBN 109525333043
    LC Control Number2001400602

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