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Child prostitution in Britain dilemmas and practical responses

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Published by Childrens̓ Society in London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.


  • Child prostitution -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Social policy.,
  • Great Britain -- Moral conditions.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-182) and index.

Statementedited by David Barrett.
ContributionsBarrett, David, 1952-
LC ClassificationsHQ185.A5 C47 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 192 p. ;
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL121488M
ISBN 101899783024
LC Control Number99488042

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