Preventing racism at the workplace summary of a report prepared for the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions by John Wrench

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Published by Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, UNIPUB [distributor] in Luxembourg, Lanham, MD .

Written in English

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StatementJohn Wrench.
ContributionsEuropean Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions.
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LC ClassificationsMLCM 97/13752 (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p. :
Number of Pages36
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Open LibraryOL732754M
ISBN 109282771105
LC Control Number97122546

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