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Trade union movement in Denmark.

Trade union movement in Denmark.

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Published by European Trade Union Institute in Brussels .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Denmark
    • Subjects:
    • Labor unions -- Denmark -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesInfo ;, 22, Info (European Trade Union Institute);, 22.
      ContributionsEuropean Trade Union Institute.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6742 .T73 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination62 p. :
      Number of Pages62
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1963068M
      LC Control Number90195242

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“The Danish Trade Union Movement, Equality and Diversity for More Than Years” has the following contents: • The Danish Model • The History of The Danish Labour Movement in 6 chapters • An Appendix that recounts examples of immigration to Denmark through time We hope that this book will help to build an understanding of File Size: 2MB.

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