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Formation of an industrial labour force in Kenya

Britha Mikkelsen

Formation of an industrial labour force in Kenya

experiences of labour training in the metal manufacturing industries

by Britha Mikkelsen

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Published by Institute for Development Studies, University of Nairobi, Centre for Development Research in Nairobi, Kenya, Copenhagen, Denmark .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kenya.,
  • Kenya
    • Subjects:
    • Metal-workers -- Training of -- Kenya.,
    • Metal trade -- Kenya.,
    • Metal-workers -- Training of -- Kenya -- Case studies.,
    • Metal trade -- Kenya -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesIndustrial labour force in Kenya.
      Statementby Britha Mikkelsen.
      SeriesOccasional paper ;, no. 49, Occasional paper (University of Nairobi. Institute for Development Studies) ;, no. 49.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsH31 .N3 no. 49, HD5716.M52K4 .N3 no. 49
      The Physical Object
      Pagination139 p. :
      Number of Pages139
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2524800M
      LC Control Number87981323

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