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Current perspectives on sex crimes

Current perspectives on sex crimes

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Published by Sage Publications in Thousand Oaks, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sex crimes.,
  • Sex offenders.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 351-391) and index.

    Statementedited by Ronald M. Holmes, Stephen T. Holmes.
    ContributionsHolmes, Ronald M., Holmes, Stephen T.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6556 .C87 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 403 p. ;
    Number of Pages403
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18468708M
    ISBN 100761925570, 0761924167
    LC Control Number2001005398

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Sexual Offending and the Catholic Church (Karen J. Terry) Online Sexual Exploitation of Children: Reactive and Proactive Policing (Francis Fortin and Sarah Paquette) Female Sexual Offending (Miriam Wijkman and Jeffrey C.

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