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Employing organizations and the dynamics of social mobility in Singapore

Tan, Ern Ser.

Employing organizations and the dynamics of social mobility in Singapore

an analytical framework and empirical analysis

by Tan, Ern Ser.

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Published by Dept. of Sociology, National University of Singapore, Republic of Singapore in Singapore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Singapore.
    • Subjects:
    • Social mobility -- Singapore.,
    • Occupational mobility -- Singapore.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 36-39).

      StatementTan Ern Ser.
      SeriesWorking papers / Department of Sociology, National University of Singapore, Republic of Singapore,, no. 97, Working papers (National University of Singapore. Dept. of Sociology) ;, no. 97.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN700.67 .A8T35 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination43 p. ;
      Number of Pages43
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1838881M
      ISBN 109971625172
      LC Control Number89941219
      OCLC/WorldCa21031458

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