The perseverance of status advantages in Soviet Russia
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Published by Air University, Human Resources Research Institute in Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala .
Written in English


  • Occupational mobility.,
  • Soviet Union -- Social conditions.

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Series[U.S.] Human Resources Research Institute. Technical research report -- no. 10., HRAF -- 45.
The Physical Object
Pagination31 l.
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16817877M

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