Race and the politics of welfare reform
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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor, MI .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Sanford F. Schram, Joe Soss, and Richard C. Fording.
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LC ClassificationsHV
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Paginationviii, 382 p. :
Number of Pages382
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22523504M
ISBN 100472068318

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