Towards a victim policy in Europe

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  • Victims of crimes -- Europe -- Congresses.,
  • Crime prevention -- Europe -- Congresses.,
  • Reparation (Criminal justice) -- Europe -- Congresses.,
  • Criminal justice, Administration of -- Europe -- Congresses.

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Statementreport of the Seminar held in Espoo, Finland, 31 October-2 November 1983.
SeriesPublication series -- no. 2, Publications series (Yhdistyneiden kansakuntien yhteydessä toimiva Helsingin kriminaalipoliittinen instituutti) -- no. 2
ContributionsYhdistyneiden kansakuntien yhteydessä toimiva Helsingin kriminaalipoliittinen instituutti.
LC ClassificationsHV6250.3E9 T68 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination230 p. ;
Number of Pages230
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20893240M
ISBN 109514675983

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