Living for the City: Migration, Education, and the Rise of the Black Panther Party in Oakland, California

@article{Noted2013LivingFT,
  title={Living for the City: Migration, Education, and the Rise of the Black Panther Party in Oakland, California},
  author={Briefly Noted},
  journal={Contemporary Sociology: A Journal of Reviews},
  year={2013},
  volume={42},
  pages={134 - 135}
}
  • Briefly Noted
  • Published 1 January 2013
  • Sociology
  • Contemporary Sociology: A Journal of Reviews
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