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Women"s rights at work

Alison Clarke

Women"s rights at work

a handbook of employment law

by Alison Clarke

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Pluto Press in London, Sterling, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Electronic books,
  • Law and legislation,
  • Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice,
  • Sex discrimination against women,
  • Discrimination in employment,
  • LAW,
  • Employment,
  • Women

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlison Clarke
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKD3103.W6 C56 2001eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] :
    Pagination1 online resource (ix, 233 p.)
    Number of Pages233
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25534075M
    ISBN 101849640785, 0585425795
    ISBN 109781849640787, 9780585425795
    OCLC/WorldCa50791918

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