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Crime and the human mind.

David Abrahamsen

Crime and the human mind.

by David Abrahamsen

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Patterson Smith in Montclair, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criminology,
  • Criminal Psychology,
  • Psychology, Pathological

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [223]-232.

    SeriesPatterson Smith reprint series in criminology, law enforcement, and social problems, no. 43
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6080 .A3 1969
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 244 p.
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5683392M
    ISBN 10087585043X
    LC Control Number69014906

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