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Published by University Press of America in Lanham .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Afro-American teenage boys.,
  • Parent and teenager -- United States.,
  • Afro-American teenage boys -- Education.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Statementedited by Benjamin P. Bowser.
ContributionsBowser, Benjamin P.
The Physical Object
Pagination352 p. :
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22361816M
ISBN 100819191159

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