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Criminal defence and procedure comparative ethnographies in the United Kingdom, Germany, and the United States by Thomas Scheffer

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York .
Written in English


  • States,
  • Defense (Criminal procedure),
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Criminology

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementThomas Scheffer, Kati Hannken-Illjes, Alexander Kozin
ContributionsHannken-Illjes, Kati, 1972-, Kozin, Alexander, 1964-
LC ClassificationsK5455 .S34 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25001569M
ISBN 109780230230224
LC Control Number2010042864

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