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Some statistical and other numerical techniques for classifying individuals

P. N. M. Macnaughton-Smith

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Published
**1965**
by H. M. Stationery Off in London
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**Edition Notes**

Statement | by P. Macnaughton-Smich. |

Series | Studies in the causes of delinquency and the treatment of offenders -- 6 |

Contributions | Great Britain. Home Office |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | BD 241 M23 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | v, 32, [1] p. -- |

Number of Pages | 32 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL18560393M |

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