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Published by U.S. Dept. of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention in [Washington, DC] .
Written in English


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Other titlesCross age teaching
StatementNational Youth Network.
SeriesYouth in action -- no. 06, OJJDP bulletin, Youth in action -- no. 06.
ContributionsNational Youth Network (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination7 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17135786M

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