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resolution of intergroup tensions a critical appraisal of methods. by Gordon W. Allport

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Published by National Conference of Christians and Jews in [New York .
Written in English


  • Race relations.,
  • Minorities.,
  • Social groups.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 46-48.

SeriesIntergroup education pamphlet
ContributionsNational Conference of Christians and Jews.
LC ClassificationsHT1525 .A55
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. ;
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6131663M
LC Control Number53003093

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