Managing diversity in corporate America

an exploratory analysis
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RAND , Santa Monica, CA
Diversity in the workplace -- United States -- Manag
StatementJefferson P. Marquis ... [et al.].
SeriesOccasional paper -- OP-206-RC, Occasional paper (Rand Corporation) -- OP-206.
ContributionsMarquis, Jefferson P.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHF5549.5.M5 M363 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 34 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16693132M
ISBN 100833043056
ISBN 139780833043054
LC Control Number2007048227

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