Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-185) and index.
|Statement||Randy Scherer, book editor.|
|Series||American social movements|
|LC Classifications||JZ5584.U55 A58 2004|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||192 p. :|
|Number of Pages||192|
|ISBN 10||0737719443, 0737719435|
|LC Control Number||2003059934|
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