The Contract Culture in Public Services Studies from Britain, Europe and the USA by Jeremy Kendall

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  • Europe,
  • USA,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Central government policies,
  • Charities & voluntary services,
  • Public finance,
  • Social issues,
  • Great Britain,
  • Private Welfare Work,
  • Contracting out,
  • United States,
  • Sociology

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Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8999507M
ISBN 101857422872
ISBN 109781857422870

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