Unemployment and racial conflict in the inner city
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Published by SSRC Research Unit on Ethnic Relations in Birmingham .
Written in English

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StatementJohn Rex and Malcolm Cross.
SeriesWorking papers on ethnic relations -- no.16
ContributionsCross, Malcolm., Social Science Research Council (Great Britain). Research Unit on Ethnic Relations.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 30p.
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13766123M

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