Career plans of Black and other non-white college graduates
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Career plans of Black and other non-white college graduates by Helen S. Astin

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Published by CPC Foundation in Bethlehem, Pa .
Written in English



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  • Minority college graduates -- Employment -- United States.,
  • Occupations -- United States.

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Bibliography: p. 16.

Statementby Helen S. Astin and Ann S. Bisconti.
SeriesCPC Foundation. Report,, no. 3
ContributionsBisconti, Ann S., joint author.
LC ClassificationsHD6278.U5 A66
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p.
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5474311M
LC Control Number73177593

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