African-American Youth

Their Social and Economic Status in the United States by Ronald L. Taylor

Publisher: Praeger Publishers

Written in English
Cover of: African-American Youth | Ronald L. Taylor
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  • Adolescents,
  • Black studies,
  • Children,
  • Black American Sociology,
  • Sociology Of Youth,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Discrimination & Racism,
  • Life Stages - Adolescence,
  • Social Science / Discrimination & Race Relations,
  • African American youth,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Social conditions
The Physical Object
Number of Pages376
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9641426M
ISBN 100275948862
ISBN 109780275948863

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