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Great divides

readings in social inequality in the United States

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Published by Mayfield Pub. in Mountain View, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Equality -- United States.,
    • Social classes -- United States.,
    • Marginality, Social -- United States.,
    • Minorities -- United States -- Social conditions.,
    • Women -- United States -- Social conditions.,
    • United States -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[compiled by] Thomas M. Shapiro.
      ContributionsShapiro, Thomas M.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN90.S6 S43 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 442 p. :
      Number of Pages442
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL684251M
      ISBN 101559348348
      LC Control Number97031048

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