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6 edition of A long way to go found in the catalog.

A long way to go

conversations about race by African American faculty and graduate students

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Published by P. Lang in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American college teachers -- Social conditions,
  • African American graduate students -- Social conditions,
  • African Americans -- Education (Graduate),
  • African Americans -- Race identity

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Darrell Cleveland
    SeriesHigher ed -- v. 14.
    ContributionsCleveland, Darrell, 1968-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC2781.5 .L67 2004, LC2781.5 .L67 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 275 p.
    Number of Pages275
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18215334M
    ISBN 100820463663
    LC Control Number2002156039

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