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Sacred cows and rogue elephants

John Lochiel Robson

Sacred cows and rogue elephants

policy development in the New Zealand Justice Department

by John Lochiel Robson

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Published by Govt. Printing Office in Wellington, N.Z .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • New Zealand. -- Dept. of Justice.,
  • Justice, Administration of -- New Zealand.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesPolicy development in the New Zealand Justice Department.
    StatementJ.L. Robson.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 296 p. :
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21013054M
    ISBN 100477013732
    OCLC/WorldCa20638623

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