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Criminology in Africa

  • Author: UNICRI
  • Publication date: April 1993
  • Page count: 272
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 92.III.N.5

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This publication is a collection of papers by leading African experts. It focuses on the various problems facing Africa today regarding crime and criminal justice. It discusses among other areas the traditional, colonial and present day administration of criminal justice, victims of crime and their rights, twenty years of state violence in Uganda, corruption - a case study of Nigeria, drug trafficking, homicide in Sierra Leone and rural-urban migration and the problems of crime and delinquency. Criminologists, policy-makers and administrators among others will find this readable book most informative.