Racial, ethnic and gender differences in the Washington Bar

results from the 1988 Washington State Bar survey by George S. Bridges

Publisher: [The Task Force in [Olympia, Wash.] (1206 S. Quince St., M.S. EZ-11, Olympia 98504)

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  • Washington State Bar Association -- Statistics.,
  • Bar associations -- Washington (State) -- Statistics.,
  • Minority lawyers -- Washington (State) -- Statistics.,
  • Women lawyers -- Washington (State) -- Statistics.

Edition Notes

Statementprepared by George S. Bridges for the Washington State Minority and Justice Task Force.
GenreStatistics.
ContributionsWashington State Minority and Justice Task Force.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 37 p. ;
Number of Pages37
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17782144M

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