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Violence in the workplace DHS county office and institution survey : a comparison of the most recent incidents of violence or threat in DHS county offices and DHS-operated institutions as reported by county directors and institution superintendents by Marguerite Keesee

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Published by Oklahoma Dept. of Human Services, Office of Management Services, Research, Evaluation & Statistics Unit in [Oklahoma City?] .
Written in English

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  • Oklahoma

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  • Violence in the workplace -- Oklahoma -- Statistics.

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Edition Notes

Statementprepared by Marguerite Keesee.
ContributionsOklahoma. Dept. of Human Services. Office of Management Services. Research, Evaluation, and Statistics Unit.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHF5549.5.E43 K44 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination7, [32], 7 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL938036M
LC Control Number95621912
OCLC/WorldCa32499144

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