The system of industrial relations in Canada

by Alton W. J. Craig

Publisher: Prentice Hall Canada in Scarborough, Ont

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 601-603).

StatementAlton W.J. Craig, Norman A. Solomon.
ContributionsSolomon, Norman, 1951-
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 611 p. ;
Number of Pages611
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21550665M
ISBN 100131851330

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These three entities cannot act completely independent of each other, but instead are intertwined, and the power each one holds is relative to its position within the market.

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