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Published by Future of Work Research Group, University of Westminster in London .
Written in English

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StatementCelia Stanworth, John Stanworth, David Purdy.
ContributionsStanworth, John, 1942-, Purdy, David., Future of Work Research Group.
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Open LibraryOL17842041M
ISBN 101859190251

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