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Constitutional issues in correctional administration by Chadwick L. Shook

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Published by Carolina Academic Press in Durham, N.C .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Correctional law -- United States.,
  • Prisoners -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States.,
  • Prison administration -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-163).

StatementChadwick L. Shook, Robert T. Sigler.
ContributionsSigler, Robert T.
LC ClassificationsKF9728 .S56 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 163 p. ;
Number of Pages163
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6798347M
ISBN 100890899363
LC Control Number00102932

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