Latino Politics (US Minority Politics)

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On the four broadcast shows, 84 percent of guests were white. Partial symptomatology and comorbidity are discussed. The figure for Hispanics was 21.8 percent. Also, it is important to note that community outreach and education for Spanish-speaking victims of domestic violence is almost non-existent. Trend Reports are data-rich and intended for professional audiences as they provide more in-depth statistics than our other lung disease reports.

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Publisher: Polity; 2 edition (October 6, 2014)

ISBN: 0745665004

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