Race, ethnicity, and minority housing in the United States by Jamshid A. Momeni

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  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Minorities -- Housing -- United States.,
  • Discrimination in housing -- United States.,
  • Housing policy -- United States.

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Statementedited by Jamshid A. Momeni ; foreword by Joe T. Darden.
SeriesContributions in ethnic studies,, no. 16
ContributionsMomeni, Jamshid A., 1938-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD7288.72.U5 R33 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 224 p. ;
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2716828M
ISBN 100313248486
LC Control Number86009971

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