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Toward an understanding of human performance

Toward an understanding of human performance

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Published by Mouvement Publications in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed., 1977.

Statementedited by Edmund J. Burke.
ContributionsBurke, Edmund J.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20279200M

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