'It lets out all my demons': Female young offenders' perceptions about the impact of alcohol on their offending behaviour. / Newbury, Alex; Dingwall, Gavin.

In: International Journal of Law, Crime and Justice, Vol. 41, No. 4, 12.2013, p. 277-291.

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'It lets out all my demons': Female young offenders' perceptions about the impact of alcohol on their offending behaviour. / Newbury, Alex; Dingwall, Gavin.

In: International Journal of Law, Crime and Justice, Vol. 41, No. 4, 12.2013, p. 277-291.

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Newbury, A & Dingwall, G 2013, ''It lets out all my demons': Female young offenders' perceptions about the impact of alcohol on their offending behaviour', International Journal of Law, Crime and Justice, vol. 41, no. 4, pp. 277-291.

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Newbury, A., & Dingwall, G. (2013). 'It lets out all my demons': Female young offenders' perceptions about the impact of alcohol on their offending behaviour. International Journal of Law, Crime and Justice, 41(4), 277-291.

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Newbury A, Dingwall G. 'It lets out all my demons': Female young offenders' perceptions about the impact of alcohol on their offending behaviour. International Journal of Law, Crime and Justice. 2013 Dec;41(4):277-291.

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Newbury, Alex ; Dingwall, Gavin. / 'It lets out all my demons': Female young offenders' perceptions about the impact of alcohol on their offending behaviour. In: International Journal of Law, Crime and Justice. 2013 ; Vol. 41, No. 4. pp. 277-291.

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