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Violence in contemporary Canadian society

Johann W. Mohr

Violence in contemporary Canadian society

causes of violence : a socio-legal perspective

by Johann W. Mohr

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Published by Vanier Institute of the Family = L"Institut Vanier de la famille in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Violence -- Social aspects.,
  • Violence (Law),
  • Sociological jurisprudence

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJ.W. Mohr.
    SeriesPerspectives / Vanier Institute of the Family, Perspectives (Vanier Institute of the Family)
    ContributionsVanier Institute of the Family., John Howard Society of Canada. (1986 : Ottawa, Ont.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. ;
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16652560M

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Cover title: Insights into violence in contemporary Canadian society. Proceedings of a conference held JuneIn Ottawa. Description: v, p. ; 23 cm.

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