Ill health and unemployment
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Published by Unemployment Alliance in London .
Written in English

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Bibliography, p. [16]-[17].

Statementprepared for the Unemployment Alliance by Jennie Popay.
SeriesUnemployment Alliance briefing papers -- no.2
ContributionsUnemployment Alliance.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17358556M

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