Current issues in public personnel management in Sri Lanka

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Sri Lanka Institute of Development Administration , Colombo
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Other titlesPublic personnel management in Sri Lanka.
Statementedited by V.T. Navaratne.
ContributionsNavaratne, V. T., Sri Lanka Institute of Development Administration.
LC ClassificationsJQ656.Z13 P443 1980z
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 299 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2164995M
LC Control Number88902174

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