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Public Safety Canada Effectiveness of Street Gang Control Strategies A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Evaluation Studies 2012

@inproceedings{Wong2012PublicSC,
  title={Public Safety Canada Effectiveness of Street Gang Control Strategies A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Evaluation Studies 2012},
  author={Jennifer S. Wong and Jason Gravel and Martin Bouchard and Carlo Morselli},
  year={2012}
}
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