After optimism?

Ireland, racism and globalisation by Ronit Lenб№­in

Publisher: Metro Eireann Publications in Dublin

Written in English
Published: Pages: 208 Downloads: 629
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  • Racism -- Ireland,
  • Globalization -- Political aspects -- Ireland,
  • Citizenship -- Ireland

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementRonit Lentin and Robbie McVeigh.
ContributionsMcVeigh, Robbie.
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 208 p. ;
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13637465M
ISBN 100955338506
ISBN 109780955338502

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