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Published by Open University Press in Buckingham, Philadelphia .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Public utilities -- Management,
  • Industrial management -- Moral and ethical aspects

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [154]-162) and index.

StatementAlan Lawton.
SeriesManaging the public services
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD2763 .L35 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 167 p. ;
Number of Pages167
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL350348M
ISBN 100335199208, 0335199194
LC Control Number98009696

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