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Myths and realities

Correctional Service Canada.

Myths and realities

how federal corrections contributes to public safety.

by Correctional Service Canada.

  • 131 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Correctional Service Canada in [Ottawa] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Corrections -- Canada.,
  • Crime -- Canada.,
  • Punishment -- Canada.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesMythes et réalités :, How federal corrections contributes to public safety
    The Physical Object
    Pagination31, 33 p. ;
    Number of Pages33
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19023541M
    ISBN 100662658906

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