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Lesbian and gay rights at work

Lesbian and gay rights at work

a TUC charter for equality.

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Published by Trades Union Congress in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lesbians -- Employment -- Great Britain.,
  • Gays -- Employment -- Great Britain.,
  • Discrimination in employment -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Title from cover.

    ContributionsTrades Union Congress.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination11p. ;
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18445526M
    ISBN 101850064733
    OCLC/WorldCa42407289

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