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Published by Office of International Criminal Justice, the University of Illinois at Chicago in Chicago .
Written in English


  • Police administration.,
  • Police corruption.,
  • Corruption policière.,
  • Police -- Administration.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesPolice studies.
StatementRichard H. Ward, Robert McCormack ; Dorothy H. Bracey, editor ; Dennis Rowe, introduction.
ContributionsMcCormack, Robert., Bracey, Dorothy., Ward, Richard H., Office of International Criminal Justice., International Association of Chiefs of Police., Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences., United Nations Congress on the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders (7th : 1985 : Milan, Italy)
LC ClassificationsHV7936.C85 W37 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination363 p. :
Number of Pages363
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3317935M
LC Control Number2004267137

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