New technology and the future of work and skills

proceedings of a symposium organised by Section X at the Annual Meeting of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, August 1983

Publisher: Pinter in London

Written in English
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Statementedited by Pauline Marstrand.
ContributionsMarstrand, Pauline K., British Association for the Advancement of Science. Section X. Annual Meeting
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Open LibraryOL18149511M
ISBN 100861763882

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