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Published by M.E. Sharpe in Armonk, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States,
  • United States.

Subjects:

  • African American women -- Social conditions,
  • Race discrimination -- United States,
  • Racism -- United States,
  • United States -- Race relations

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-228) and index.

StatementYanick St. Jean, Joe R. Feagin.
ContributionsFeagin, Joe R.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE185.86 .S695 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 235 p. ;
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL670168M
ISBN 101563249448
LC Control Number97016069

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