Black Hearts The Development of Black Sexuality in America by Nick J. Myers III

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Subjects:

  • Black studies,
  • Sexuality,
  • Social Science,
  • Ethnic Issues,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Discrimination & Racism,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • Trafford Publishing,03-0745,ISBN 1-4120-0376-8,Black Hearts: The Development of Black Sexuality in America,Nick J. Myers,III,African-Americans,Sex,Historical,Social,
  • Family & Relationships / Sexuality,
  • Social Science / African-American Studies,
  • Social Science / Discrimination & Race Relations,
  • Social Science-Discrimination & Racism

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages262
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8431213M
ISBN 101412003768
ISBN 109781412003766
OCLC/WorldCa52196588

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