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Alcohol and sexual violence key findings from the research by Andrea Finney

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Published by Home Office. Research, Development and Statistics Directorate in London .
Written in English


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StatementAndrea Finney.
SeriesFindings / Home Office, Research Development and Statistics Directorate -- no.215
ContributionsGreat Britain. Home Office. Research, Development and Statistics Directorate.
The Physical Object
Pagination6p. ;
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Open LibraryOL15619312M

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