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America becoming

racial trends and their consequences

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Published by National Academy Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Minorities -- United States -- Social conditions -- Research -- Congresses,
    • Minorities -- United States -- Economic conditions -- Research -- Congresses,
    • United States -- Race relations -- Research -- Congresses,
    • United States -- Ethnic relations -- Research -- Congresses,
    • United States -- Population -- Statistics -- Congresses

    • Edition Notes

      StatementNeil J. Smelser, William Julius Wilson, and Faith Mitchell, editors.
      GenreCongresses., Statistics
      ContributionsSmelser, Neil J., Wilson, William J., 1935-, Mitchell, Faith, 1952-, National Research Council (U.S.). Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education., Research Conference on Racial Trends in the United States (1998 : Washington, D.C.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.A1 A497 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6776847M
      ISBN 100309064953, 030906838X, 0309068398, 0309068401
      LC Control Number00010549

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