Workers" attitudes and the acceptability of shiftwork in New Zealand manufacturing industry

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N.Z. Institute of Economic Research , [Wellington]
Shift systems -- New Zealand., Industrial relations -- New Zea


New Zea

Statement[by] Stephen Griew and Eileen Philipp.
ContributionsPhilipp, Eileen, joint author.
LC ClassificationsHC661 .N4 no. 12
The Physical Object
Pagination75, 1 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5727184M
LC Control Number70476851

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