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Change, conflict and community challenging thought and action by Barbara Kenton

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Published by Butterworth-Heinemann in Amsterdam, London .
Written in English


  • Industrial Mediation and conciliation,
  • Corporate culture,
  • Organizational change,
  • Communication in organizations

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StatementBarbara Kenton and Suzanne Penn
SeriesHR series
ContributionsPenn, Suzanne, ScienceDirect (Online service)
LC ClassificationsHD5481 .K44 2009
The Physical Object
Format[electronic resource] :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27023685M
ISBN 100750681942
ISBN 109780750681940

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