Responsible decision-making in democratic trade unions
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Responsible decision-making in democratic trade unions by Earl Edward Palmer

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Published by Queen"s Printer in Ottawa .
Written in English


  • Trade-unions -- Canada.,
  • Labor laws and legislation -- Canada.

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StatementBy Earl E. Palmer.
SeriesStudy / Task Force on Labour Relations -- no. 11
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 423 p. ;
Number of Pages423
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22163221M

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