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Decision making and social issues

W. Jack Duncan

Decision making and social issues

a guide to administrative action in an environmental context

by W. Jack Duncan

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Published by Dryden Press in Hinsdale, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social responsibility of business.,
  • Decision making.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statement[by] W. Jack Duncan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD60 .D85
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 176 p.
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5410898M
    ISBN 100030891922
    LC Control Number73001588


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