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Homelessness and a particular response among young West Indians in Handsworth, Birmingham. by Beresford Ivan Henry

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Published by University of Birmingham in Birmingham .
Written in English


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Thesis (M.Soc.Sc.)- Univ. of Birmingham, Dept. of Sociology.

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