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Published by Russell Sage Foundation Publications .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Discrimination & Racism,
  • Minority Studies - Race Relations

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsElijah Anderson (Editor), Douglas S. Massey (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages480
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8348155M
ISBN 10087154055X
ISBN 109780871540553

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