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Violence & youth

Violence & youth

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Published by American Psychological Association in [Washington, DC] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Violence -- Prevention.,
  • Children and violence.,
  • Violence in children.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesViolence and youth :, Summary report.
    StatementAmerican Psychological Association.
    ContributionsAmerican Psychological Association. Commission on Violence and Youth.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. ;
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20154443M

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