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Rights at Work

Employment Relations in the Post-Union Era

by Richard Edwards

  • 279 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Brookings Institution Press .
Written in English

  • Employment & labour law,
  • Industrial relations,
  • Labour economics,
  • Labor & Industrial Relations - General,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Career/Job,
  • USA,
  • Labor,
  • Reference - General

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8049912M
    ISBN 100815721056
    ISBN 109780815721055

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