The Snow-White Image: The Hidden Reality of Crime in Switzerland
Examining Swiss social culture and the scope and development of criminality as a product of this culture, Balvig details the Swiss method for dealing with the problems of crime, and offers instructive comparisons with the less effective Danish system.
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