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Facing technology - the future of work

Prince Edward Island Labour-Management Relations Council.

Facing technology - the future of work

twentieth joint conference, Confederation Centre, Charlottetown, P.E.I., Wednesday, November 5, 1986.

by Prince Edward Island Labour-Management Relations Council.

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Published by Prince Edward Island Labour-Management Relations Council, Labour Canada in Charlottetown, P.E.I .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Technology -- Social aspects -- Prince Edward Island

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCanada. Labour Canada., Prince Edward Island Labour-Management Relations Council and Labour Canada Joint Conference (20th : 1986 : Charlottetown, P.E.I.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination94 p. ;
    Number of Pages94
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23778278M


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