Race, racism and psychology
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Race, racism and psychology towards a reflexive history by Graham Richards

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Published by Psychology Press in New York NY .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Racism in psychology

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementGraham Richards
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBF76.45 .R53 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24848203M
ISBN 109780415561419, 9780415561426
LC Control Number2011017342

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