Measuring the Quality of Working Life
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Measuring the Quality of Working Life A Symposium on Social Indicators of Working Life, Ottawa, March 19 and 20, 1973. by Canada. Dept. of Labour. Research and Development Branch.

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Written in English

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ContributionsPortigal, A.H.
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Open LibraryOL21908527M

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