Disability, employment and training

meeting the demographic challenge of the 1990s

Publisher: Skill. National Bureau for Students with Disabilities in London

Written in English
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Statementedited by Chris Hewitson-Ratcliffe.
ContributionsHewitson-Ratcliffe, Chris., Skill (Organisation)
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