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Published by Policy Studies Institute in London .
Written in English


  • Young adults -- Employment -- Great Britain.,
  • Hard-core unemployed -- Great Britain.,
  • Unemployment -- Great Britain.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementMichael White and Susan McRae.
SeriesPSI ; 689
ContributionsWhite, Michael., McRae, Susan.
LC ClassificationsHD6276.G7 Y66 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 289 p. :
Number of Pages289
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20925907M
ISBN 10085374372X

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