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Thinking about crime

James Q. Wilson

Thinking about crime

by James Q. Wilson

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Published by Vintage Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Crime -- United States.,
    • Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementJames Q. Wilson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6789 .W53 1977
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 260 p. ;
      Number of Pages260
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4881875M
      ISBN 100394721853
      LC Control Number76010578

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