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Doing justice

United Church of Canada. Task Force on Penal Reform.

Doing justice

report of the United Church of Canada Task Force on Penal Reform to the twenty-seventh General Council, Calgary, Alberta, August 1977.

by United Church of Canada. Task Force on Penal Reform.

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Published by United Church of Canada, Division of Mission in Canada in [Don Mills, Ont.] .
Written in English

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  • Corrections -- Religious aspects -- United Church of Canada.

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    ContributionsUnited Church of Canada. Division of Mission in Canada., United Church of Canada. General Council
    The Physical Object
    Pagination20 p. ;
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17218110M
    ISBN 100886220440
    OCLC/WorldCa16028002

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