Action research in Finland Active Society with Action Research Conference, 25-27 August, 1993, Helsinki, Finland (Labour policy studies)

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  • Finland,
  • Congresses,
  • Action research,
  • Labor policy,
  • Research

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FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages383
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Open LibraryOL9145528M
ISBN 109514796616
ISBN 109789514796616

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