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Authoritarianism and demographic variables as predictors of racial attitudes in Britain.

Michael Billig

Authoritarianism and demographic variables as predictors of racial attitudes in Britain.

by Michael Billig

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Taken from New community, vol.16, no.2, 1990, pp. 199-211.

SeriesNew community -- v.16, no.2
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Open LibraryOL21652417M

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