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Female sexual offenders an exploratory study by Ruth Mathews

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Published by Safer Society Press in Orwell, VT (RR 1, Box 24-B, Orwell 05760-9756) .
Written in English

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  • United States.

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  • Female sex offenders -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 101-102).

StatementRuth Mathews, Jane Kinder Matthews, Kathleen Speltz.
ContributionsMatthews, Jane Kinder., Speltz, Kathleen.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ72.U53 M326 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p. ;
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1594415M
LC Control Number91126062
OCLC/WorldCa21585641

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