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Applying psychology to imprisonment

Applying psychology to imprisonment

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Published by British Psychological Society for the Division of Criminological and Legal Psychology in Leicester .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prisoners -- Rehabilitation -- Great Britain -- Congresses.,
  • Correctional psychology -- Congresses.,
  • Young adults -- Great Britain -- Counseling of -- Congresses.,
  • Prisoners -- Great Britain -- Counseling of -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Mary McMurran.
    SeriesIssues in criminological and legal psychology -- no.15
    ContributionsMcMurran, Mary., British Psychological Society. Division of Criminological and Legal Psychology.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV9345.A5 A66 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination65 p. --
    Number of Pages65
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18509509M
    ISBN 101854330276

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