White Privilege by Paula S. Rothenberg

Cover of: White Privilege | Paula S. Rothenberg

Published by Worth Publishers .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Social Science / Gender Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Sociology

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9729823M
ISBN 101429206608
ISBN 109781429206600
OCLC/WorldCa154320566

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