Notes on a Conference for Measuring Juvenile Delinquency.
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Published in [Detroit] .
Written in English


  • Juvenile delinquency.

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Edition Notes

Published by the council under its earlier name: Detroit Bureau of Governmental Research.

SeriesMemorandum / Citizens Research Council of Michigan,, no. 175, Memorandum (Citizens Research Council of Michigan) ;, no. 175.
LC ClassificationsHV9064 .C5
The Physical Object
Pagination11 p.
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6418945M
LC Control Number41012085

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