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Trade unions at the crossroads

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Published by Mansell in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Labor unions -- Great Britain,
    • Industrial relations -- Great Britain,
    • Labor unions -- Great Britain -- Case studies,
    • Industrial relations -- Great Britain -- Case studies

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementPeter Fairbrother.
      GenreCase studies.
      SeriesEmployment and work relations in context
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6664 .F23 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL39350M
      ISBN 100720122023
      LC Control Number99028631

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