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Black Studies: Challenges and Critical Debates

@article{Phillips2010BlackSC,
  title={Black Studies: Challenges and Critical Debates},
  author={Mary Phillips},
  journal={Western journal of black studies},
  year={2010},
  volume={34},
  pages={273}
}
  • M. Phillips
  • Published 22 June 2010
  • Education
  • Western journal of black studies
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