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Law, Psychology, and Justice Chaos Theory and the New (Dis)Order (S U N Y Series in New Directions in Crime and Justice Studies) by Christopher R. Williams

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Published by State University of New York Press .
Written in English


  • Criminal Law,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Jurisprudence,
  • Criminology,
  • Social Science,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Sociology,
  • Criminal Law - General,
  • Forensic Psychology,
  • Insanity,
  • Psychological aspects

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages277
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7802652M
ISBN 100791451836
ISBN 109780791451830

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