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Juvenile justice and delinquency prevention and runaway youth. Hearings, Ninety-third Congress, second session, H.R. 6265 and H.R. 9298. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor. Subcommittee on Equal Opportunities.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English


  • Juvenile delinquency -- United States.,
  • Juvenile delinquents -- Rehabilitation -- United States.,
  • Juvenile justice, Administration of -- United States.

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Hearings held in Los Angeles, Calif., Mar. 29; Washington, D.C., Apr. 24 - May 21, 1974.

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Paginationvi, 540 p.
Number of Pages540
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Open LibraryOL22335769M

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