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Social status segregation in comparative perspective

Barrie S. Morgan

Social status segregation in comparative perspective

the case of the United Kingdom and United States.

by Barrie S. Morgan

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Published by University of London, King"s College Department of Geography in London .
Written in English


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SeriesOccasional paper -- no. 3.
ContributionsKing"s College, London. Department of Geography.
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Open LibraryOL21399272M

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