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Professional women at work

interactions, tacit understandings, and the non-trivial nature of trivia in bureaucratic settings

by Jerry Jacobs

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Bergin & Garvey in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Women in the professions -- United States -- Case studies.,
    • Women -- Employment -- United States -- Case studies.,
    • Industrial sociology -- United States.,
    • Work.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [137]-141) and index.

      StatementJerry Jacobs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6054.2.U6 J33 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 144 p. ;
      Number of Pages144
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1426752M
      ISBN 100897893808
      LC Control Number93037848


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