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Published by R. D. Irwin in Homewood, Ill .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Industrial sociology,
  • Psychology, Industrial,
  • Personnel management

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliographical footnotes.

Statementby John A. Seiler. With signal contributions by the following members of the Harvard Business School faculty: Douglas R. Bunker [and others]
SeriesThe Irwin-Dorsey series in behavioral science
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHF5548.8 .S42
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 219 p.
Number of Pages219
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5997427M
LC Control Number66029978

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