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Crime and Criminal Justice in Algeria

Crime and Criminal Justice in Algeria


Algeria is situated in the northern African region known as the Maghreb, with an estimated population of more than 33 million.  It is about 2.4 million square kilometers in area and in the second largest country in Africa after Sudan.

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Stoesser, Amber, and Richard L. Legault. 2009. "Crime and Criminal Justice in Algeria." In Crime and Punishment around the World –AFRICA, ed. Graeme R. Newman.  Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 247-254.

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Richard Legault
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