Sport and ethnic groups in Canada by GГ©rald Redmond

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Published by University of Calgary in Calgary .

Written in English

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  • Segregation in sports.,
  • Sports -- Social aspects -- Canada.

Edition Notes

Bibliographie: pp. 80-93.

Book details

StatementGérald Redmond.
SeriesCAHPER sociology of sport monograph series
LC ClassificationsGV706.5 A849 R318, GV706.5 R43
The Physical Object
Pagination93 p.
Number of Pages93
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21215609M

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