Making (In)Visible

@article{Hentschel2007Making,
  title={Making (In)Visible},
  author={Christine Hentschel},
  journal={International Criminal Justice Review},
  year={2007},
  volume={17},
  pages={289 - 303}
}
  • C. Hentschel
  • Published 2007
  • Sociology
  • International Criminal Justice Review
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