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Sexual crime a reference handbook by Caryn E. Neumann

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Published by ABC-CLIO in Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementCaryn E. Neumann.
SeriesContemporary world issues
LC ClassificationsHV6556 .N48 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23910120M
ISBN 109781598841770, 9781598841787
LC Control Number2009043177

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