Prevention and control of urban disorders : issues for the 1980"s

a monograph for the Law Enforcement Executives by United States. Law Enforcement Assistance Administration

Publisher: University Research Corporation in [Washington, D.C.]

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementprepared by the Enforcement Division, Office of Criminal Justice Programs, Law Enforcement Assistance Administration ; project monitors Charles Sorrentino [and] Donald J. Anderson ; project authors H. Jerome Miron [and] Robert Wasserman.
ContributionsMiron, H. Jerome, Wasserman, Robert, 1942-
LC ClassificationsHV7431 U68
The Physical Object
Pagination101 p.
Number of Pages101
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22404692M

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