Reflections on the changing character of American labor unions.
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Reflections on the changing character of American labor unions. by George William Brooks

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Published in [Champaign, Ill .
Written in English


  • Trade-unions -- United States

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Detached from Proceedings of the ninth annual meeting of the Industrial Relations Research Association, Cleveland, Ohio, December 28 and 29, 1956.

LC ClassificationsHD6508 B8115 1957
The Physical Object
Pagination33-48 p.
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14501514M

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