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2 edition of Identity in a Canadian urban community. found in the catalog.

Identity in a Canadian urban community.

Project Canada West. Brunskill Subproject.

Identity in a Canadian urban community.

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Published by Project Canada West in [Saskatoon, Sask.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Identity (Psychology),
  • Social sciences -- Study and teaching (Elementary),
  • Canada -- Civilization -- Study and teaching (Elementary)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsBurke, Marguerite V., 1925-, Canada Studies Foundation.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[11] v.
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18358155M

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