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Sociological change and corporate planning.

E. Fontala

Sociological change and corporate planning.

by E. Fontala

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Published by British Institute of Management in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesAssessing the external environment
ContributionsBritish Institute of Management.
The Physical Object
Pagination10p.
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20663917M

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