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Trade unionism in Canada

June Dewetering

Trade unionism in Canada

by June Dewetering

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Published by Library of Parliament, Research Branch in [Ottawa] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labor unions -- Canada.,
  • Collective bargaining -- Canada.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJune Dewetering.
    SeriesBackgrounder -- BP-203E
    ContributionsCanada. Library of Parliament. Research Branch.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18, ii, [8] p. ;
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15480579M
    ISBN 100660133083

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