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Published by Trentham Books in Stoke on Trent, UK, Sterling, VA .
Written in English


  • Discrimination in education -- Great Britain.,
  • Racism -- Great Britain.,
  • Education, Higher -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Race relations.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Statementedited by Ian Law, Deborah Phillips and Laura Turney.
ContributionsLaw, Ian., Phillips, Deborah, 1952 Sept. 27-., Turney, Laura.
LC ClassificationsLC212.43.G7 I58 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 166 p. ;
Number of Pages166
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19686024M
ISBN 101858563135

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