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organizational justice analysis of the effects of a white-collar layoff a field study by Caroline L. Weber

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Published by Industrial Relations Centre, Queen"s University in Kingston, Ont .
Written in English


  • Layoff systems,
  • Layoff systems -- Canada

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 25-26).

StatementCaroline L. Weber and Kimberley D. Sanders.
SeriesQPIR -- 1993-5, Working paper series / School of Industrial Relations / Industrial Relations Centre, Queen"s University at Kingston, Queen"s papers in industrial relations -- 1993-5, Working paper series (Queen"s University. (Kingston, Ont.). Industrial Relations Centre)
ContributionsSanders, Kimberley D., Queen"s University (Kingston, Ont.). Industrial Relations Centre.
The Physical Object
Pagination26, [8] p. :
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20682880M
ISBN 100888863780

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