Challenging Diversity Rethinking Equality and the Value of Difference (Cambridge Cultural Social Studies) by Davina Cooper

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  • Political science & theory,
  • Social groups & communities,
  • Social theory,
  • Remote Sensing,
  • Political aspects,
  • Technology,
  • Sociology,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Sociology - Social Theory,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Public Policy - Cultural Policy,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Pluralism (Social sciences),
  • Group identity,
  • Political culture

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7765611M
ISBN 100521831830
ISBN 109780521831833

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