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7 edition of American Diversity found in the catalog.

American Diversity

A Demographic Challenge for the Twenty-First Century

by

  • 40 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by State University of New York Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Population & demography,
  • 21st century,
  • Minorities,
  • Demography,
  • Sociology,
  • Social Science,
  • Population,
  • North America,
  • Minority Studies - Ethnic American,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Minority Studies - Race Relations,
  • Congresses,
  • Social conditions,
  • Sociology - General,
  • United States,
  • Ethnic relations,
  • Ethnicity,
  • Pluralism (Social sciences)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsNancy A. Denton (Editor), Stewart E. Tolnay (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7802750M
    ISBN 100791453987
    ISBN 109780791453988

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