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Criminal justice systems in Europe and North America.

Matti Joutsen

Criminal justice systems in Europe and North America.

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Published by HEUNI, European Institute for Crime Prevention and Control, affiliated with the United Nations in Helsinki, Finland .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Finland.
    • Subjects:
    • Criminal justice, Administration of -- Finland.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 50-51).

      Other titlesFinland
      StatementMatti Joutsen, Raimo Lahti, and Pasi Pölönen.
      ContributionsLahti, Raimo., Pölönen, Pasi., European Institute for Crime Prevention and Control, affiliated with the United Nations.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKJT1572 .J683 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination53 p. ;
      Number of Pages53
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3617922M
      ISBN 109525333078
      LC Control Number2002390423

      The contributors cover countries from Western Europe to rising powers like China, India, and countries in Latin America. The book discusses important issues such as the relationship between political change and juvenile justice, the common labels used to unify juvenile systems in different regions and in different forms of government, the types.


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