Grievance procedures in nonunionized companies
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Grievance procedures in nonunionized companies by National Industrial Conference Board.

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Statement[by James J. Bambrick, Jr., and John J. Speed, Division of Personnel Administration]
SeriesIts Conference Board reports. Studies in personnel policy,, no. 109
ContributionsBambrick, James J., Speed, John Joseph, 1923-
LC ClassificationsHF5549.A2 N27 no. 109
The Physical Object
Pagination47 p.
Number of Pages47
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Open LibraryOL6087153M
LC Control Number51001541

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