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Published by UCL Press in London, [Bristol, Pa.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Youth -- Government policy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-241) and indexes.

StatementBob Coles.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ796 .C644 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 246 p. ;
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL783918M
ISBN 101857283031, 185728304X
LC Control Number95016039

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