Perception and prejudice

race and politics in the United States

Publisher: Yale University Press in New Haven

Written in English
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  • United States,
  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Racism -- Political aspects -- United States.,
  • Whites -- United States -- Attitudes.,
  • United States -- Race relations.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1993-2001.,
  • United States -- Social policy -- 1993-

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Jon Hurwitz and Mark Peffley.
ContributionsHurwitz, Jon., Peffley, Mark.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE185.615 .P415 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 260 p. :
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL697401M
ISBN 100300071434
LC Control Number97044948

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