Arbitration and the off-duty conduct of employees
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Arbitration and the off-duty conduct of employees by Michael Marmo

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Published by International Personnel Management Association in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • Grievance arbitration,
  • State governments -- Officials and employees,
  • Municipal officials and employees,
  • United States -- Officials and employees

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 76-85

Statementby Michael Marmo
SeriesPublic employee relations library -- 64, Public employee relations library -- 64
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 85 p. ;
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14420184M

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