Public meeting before Special Committee on College Alcohol Abuse and Hazing
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Public meeting before Special Committee on College Alcohol Abuse and Hazing to discuss the policies of New Jersey institutions of higher education with regard to controlling underage drinking and dangerous hazing practices among students : March 10, 1988, Room 418, State House Annex, Trenton, New Jersey. by New Jersey. Legislature. General Assembly. Special Committee on College Alcohol Abuse and Hazing.

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Published by The Committee in Trenton, N.J .
Written in English



  • New Jersey.


  • College students -- Alcohol use -- New Jersey.,
  • Hazing -- New Jersey.,
  • Universities and colleges -- New Jersey.

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LC ClassificationsKFN1811.4 .C58 1988a
The Physical Object
Pagination103, 78 p. :
Number of Pages103
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2152885M
LC Control Number88622655

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