Minorities, migrants, and crime diversity and similarity across Europe and the United States

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  • Discrimination in criminal justice administration.,
  • Minorities.,
  • Race relations.,
  • Ethnic relations.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementIneke Haen Marshall, editor.
ContributionsHaen Marshall, I.
LC ClassificationsHV7419 .M56 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 249 p. :
Number of Pages249
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL659444M
ISBN 100761903348, 0761903356
LC Control Number97004758

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This book is the product of the enthusiastic collaboration of several authors living and working in the United States, Britain, Migrants, Germany, Italy, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, and Spain.

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