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Crime, justice, and human rights in the Baltics

Maeve W. McMahon

Crime, justice, and human rights in the Baltics

by Maeve W. McMahon

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

    Places:
  • Baltic States,
  • Baltic States.
    • Subjects:
    • Crime -- Baltic States.,
    • Crime prevention -- Baltic States.,
    • Criminal justice, Administration of -- Baltic States.,
    • Organized crime -- Baltic States.,
    • Baltic States -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 36-39).

      StatementMaeve McMahon.
      SeriesHEUNI papers,, no. 5
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV7015.75 .M39 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination39 p. ;
      Number of Pages39
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL725451M
      LC Control Number97113608

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