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By T. Philpot,I. White

This quantity addresses questions akin to: How do the original studies of Blacks in the USA impression their political psychology? What are the mental mechanisms underlying Blacks' orientation towards politics and will those mechanisms aid account for saw alterations in Black political attitudes and behavior?

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