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Notesof a white black woman

Judy Scales-Trent

Notesof a white black woman

race, color, and community

by Judy Scales-Trent

  • 130 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Pennsylvania State University Press in University Park, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scales-Trent, Judy.,
  • Race awareness -- United States.,
  • Color of man -- Social aspects -- United States.,
  • Afro-Americans -- Race identity.,
  • Racism -- United States.,
  • Afro-Americans -- Biography.,
  • Afro-American women -- Biography.,
  • United States -- Race relations.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementJudy Scales-Trent.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE185.625
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21227381M
    ISBN 10027101430X

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Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First US edition second printing from in VG+ condition, there is a previous owner inscription to front endpage, no other internal markings, pages clean, binding firm, there is a slight stain to bottom front boards which is also visible on the inside of the jacket, the jacket has some other.