Factors Contributing To/Explaining Temporary Help Employment Growth

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Summary
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Summary
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Summary
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Mehta, C. and N. Theodore. Paying the Price for Flexibility:
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Mehta, C. and N. Theodore. Winning Union Representation
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Summary
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EUI Working
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Summary

Peck, Jamie and Nik Theodore. (2003). Cycles of Contingency:
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Summary
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Summary
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Summary
Tilly, Chris. Short
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Economic
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Summary
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Vidal, Matt. Temporary Employment Relations and the Organization
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Summary
Vosco, Leah F. (2000). Temporary Work: The Gendered
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Summary
Ward, Kevin. (2002). Geographies of the Temporary Staffing
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Ward, Kevin (2002). Global Restructuring in the Temporary
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Summary
Ward, Kevin. (July 2003). Making "Flexible"
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Ward, Kevin. (2002). The UK Temporary Staffing Industry:
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Wiens-Tuers, Barbara A. and Elizabeth T. Hill. (June 2002). How
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