|Statement||Neil J. Smelser, William Julius Wilson, and Faith Mitchell, editors.|
|Contributions||Smelser, Neil J., Wilson, William J., 1935-, Mitchell, Faith, 1952-, National Research Council (U.S.). Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education., Research Conference on Racial Trends in the United States (1998 : Washington, D.C.)|
|LC Classifications||E184.A1 A497 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 v. :|
|ISBN 10||0309064953, 030906838X, 0309068398, 0309068401|
|LC Control Number||00010549|
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