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An investigation of racial disadvantage

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Published by Manchester University Press, Distributed in the USA by St. Martin"s Press in Manchester, New York, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Discrimination in employment -- Great Britain.,
    • Racism -- Great Britain.,
    • Minorities -- Employment -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-221) and indexes.

      Statementedited by Derek Leslie in association with David Blackaby ... [et al.].
      ContributionsLeslie, Derek, 1948-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD4903.5.G7 I58 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 227 p. :
      Number of Pages227
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL490957M
      ISBN 100719050367
      LC Control Number98222090
      OCLC/WorldCa39879092

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