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Flexible working in Europe. / Brewster, Chris; Mayne, Lesley; Tregaskis, Olga.

In: Journal of World Business, Vol. 32, No. 2, 1997, p. 133-151.

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Brewster, C, Mayne, L & Tregaskis, O 1997, 'Flexible working in Europe', Journal of World Business, vol. 32, no. 2, pp. 133-151. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1090-9516(97)90004-3

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Brewster, C., Mayne, L., & Tregaskis, O. (1997). Flexible working in Europe. Journal of World Business, 32(2), 133-151. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1090-9516(97)90004-3

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Brewster C, Mayne L, Tregaskis O. Flexible working in Europe. Journal of World Business. 1997;32(2):133-151. doi: 10.1016/S1090-9516(97)90004-3

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Brewster, Chris ; Mayne, Lesley ; Tregaskis, Olga. / Flexible working in Europe. In: Journal of World Business. 1997 ; Vol. 32, No. 2. pp. 133-151.

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