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Published by HarperPerennial in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States,
  • United States.,
  • Government policy

Subjects:

  • Public welfare -- United States,
  • Urban poor -- Government policy -- United States,
  • United States -- Social conditions -- 1980-,
  • United States -- Social policy,
  • United States -- Race relations

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Edition Notes

StatementChristopher Jencks.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHN59.2 .J46 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 280 p. :
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1744455M
ISBN 100060975342
LC Control Number92053407

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