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persistance of inequality

Rob Beamish

persistance of inequality

an analysis of participation patterns among Canada"s high performance athletes.

by Rob Beamish

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Taken from International review for the sociology of sport, vol.25, no.2, 1990.

SeriesInternational review for sociology of sport -- v.25, no.2
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Open LibraryOL20719052M


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