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Published by Standing Advisory Commission on Human Rights in Belfast .
Written in English


  • Discrimination in employment -- Northern Ireland.,
  • Manpower policy -- Northern Ireland.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Statementedited by Eithne McLaughlin and Pádraic Quirk.
SeriesEmployment equality in Northern Ireland -- v.2
ContributionsMcLaughlin, Eithne, 1959-, Quirk, Pádraic., Great Britain. Standing Advisory Commission on Human Rights.
The Physical Object
Paginationx,297p. :
Number of Pages297
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22468711M
ISBN 100952752816

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