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Minority men in a majority setting

Christopher Beattie

Minority men in a majority setting

mid-level francophones in the Canadian public service

by Christopher Beattie

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Published by McClelland and Stewart in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial sociology,
  • Civil service -- Canada -- Social aspects,
  • French-Canadians

  • Edition Notes

    StatementChristopher Beattie.
    SeriesCarleton library series -- no.92
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 224 p.
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23801262M


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