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Crime and Its Causes by William Douglas Morrison

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Crime and Its Causes
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Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
ISBN/ASIN: 1882629809

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This book is a must-read for any person seriously interested in criminology, because it presents one of the first complete compilations of studies on relationships between criminals and the rest of society. William Douglas Morrison was a criminologist and prison chaplain.

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