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Racial integration in corporate America, 1940--1990

Jennifer A. Delton

Racial integration in corporate America, 1940--1990

by Jennifer A. Delton

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, UK, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Discrimination in employment -- United States,
  • African Americans -- Economic conditions,
  • Affirmative action programs -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJennifer Delton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD4903.5.U58 D55 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23197154M
    ISBN 109780521515092, 9780521730808
    LC Control Number2009010921

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