TITLE

Democratic Workplaces

AUTHOR(S)
Lubans Jr., John
PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
American Libraries;Jun2014, Vol. 45 Issue 6, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Letter to the Editor
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is provided in response to the column "Leading from All Sides" by Joe Janes and published in the March/April 2014 issue.
ACCESSION #
96344640

 

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