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Invisible victims

crime and abuse against people with learning disabilities

by Williams, Christopher

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Published by J. Kingsley in London, Bristol, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Learning disabled -- Crimes against.,
  • Learning disabled -- Abuse of.,
  • Learning disabled -- Crimes against -- Prevention.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 137-140) and index.

    StatementChristopher Williams.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6250.4.H35 W55 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 146 p. :
    Number of Pages146
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1275007M
    ISBN 101853023094
    LC Control Number95006562

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