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Published by Avebury, Gower Pub. in Aldershot, Hants, England, Brookfield, Vt., USA .
Written in English



  • France


  • Racism -- Political aspects -- France -- Congresses.,
  • Immigrants -- France -- Social conditions -- Congresses.,
  • Immigrants -- France -- Intellectual life -- Congresses.,
  • Immigrants -- Government policy -- France -- Congresses.,
  • France -- Ethnic relations -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Maxim Silverman.
SeriesResearch in ethnic relations series
ContributionsSilverman, Maxim.
LC ClassificationsDC34 .R33 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 129 p. ;
Number of Pages129
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1869498M
ISBN 101856281035
LC Control Number90028117

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