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Migration Processes, Familial Characteristics, and Schooling Dropout Among Black Youths

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    Article provided by Population Association of America (PAA) in its journal Demography.

    Volume (Year): 49 (2012)
    Issue (Month): 2 (May)
    Pages: 477-498

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