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Ethnic and racial minorities in advanced industrial democracies

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Published by Greenwood Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnic relations -- Case studies -- Congresses.,
  • Minorities -- Population -- Case studies -- Congresses.,
  • Industries -- Social aspects -- Case studies -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Anthony M. Messina ... [et al.].
    SeriesContributions in ethnic studies,, no. 29
    ContributionsMessina, Anthony M., Conference on Ethnic and Racial Minorities in the Advanced Industrial Democracies (1987 : University of Notre Dame)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN496 .E837 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 358 p. :
    Number of Pages358
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1547035M
    ISBN 10031327259X
    LC Control Number91026374

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