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Invisible work, invisible workers the inaugural Frank Cahill Memorial Lecture, Conway Mill, 3rd August 1993 ; Madeleine Leonard. by Madeleine Leonard

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Published by West Belfast Economic Forum in Belfast .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Informal sector (Economics) -- Northern Ireland -- Ballymurphy (Belfast),
  • Labor market -- Northern Ireland -- Ballymurphy (Belfast),
  • Ballymurphy (Belfast, Northern Ireland) -- Social conditions.,
  • Ballymurphy (Belfast, Northern Ireland) -- Economic conditions.

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Statementinformal work in Ballymurphy :
The Physical Object
Pagination26p. ;
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15357269M
ISBN 100952188813

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