Juvenile delinquency as seen in the family court of Japan.
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Juvenile delinquency as seen in the family court of Japan. by Japan. SaikoМ„ Saibansho. Kateikyoku.

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Published by Ministry of Justice in [Tokyo] .
Written in English



  • Japan.,
  • Japan


  • Juvenile courts -- Japan,
  • Juvenile justice, Administration of -- Japan,
  • Juvenile courts -- Japan -- Statistics

Book details:

LC ClassificationsLAW
The Physical Object
Pagination23 p. :
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4600819M
LC Control Number77363749

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