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Published by World Health Organization in Geneva .
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Subjects:

  • Older people -- Employment.,
  • Life span, Productive.,
  • Aging.

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesWHO technical report series,, 835, Technical report series (World Health Organization) ;, 835.
ContributionsWHO Study Group on Aging and Working Capacity.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRA8 .A25 no. 835, HD6279 .A25 no. 835
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 49 p. :
Number of Pages49
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1211298M
ISBN 10924120835X
LC Control Number94207572

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