Cognitive distortions of adult sex offenders in hong kong

by Tong, Mun-yee

Abstract (Summary)
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School:The University of Hong Kong

School Location:China - Hong Kong SAR

Source Type:Master's Thesis

Keywords:sex offenders psychology


Date of Publication:01/01/2000

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