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Perspectives on projects. / Turner, Rodney; Huemann, Martina; Anbari, Frank; Bredillet, Christophe; Dalcher, Darren; Gareis, Roland; Staal-Ong, Pau Lian; Westerveld, Eddy; Williams, Terry.

Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2010. 368 p.

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Turner, R, Huemann, M, Anbari, F, Bredillet, C, Dalcher, D, Gareis, R, Staal-Ong, PL, Westerveld, E & Williams, T 2010, Perspectives on projects. Routledge Taylor & Francis Group. https://doi.org/10.4324/9780203891636

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Turner, R., Huemann, M., Anbari, F., Bredillet, C., Dalcher, D., Gareis, R., Staal-Ong, P. L., Westerveld, E., & Williams, T. (2010). Perspectives on projects. Routledge Taylor & Francis Group. https://doi.org/10.4324/9780203891636

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Turner R, Huemann M, Anbari F, Bredillet C, Dalcher D, Gareis R et al. Perspectives on projects. Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2010. 368 p. https://doi.org/10.4324/9780203891636

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Turner, Rodney ; Huemann, Martina ; Anbari, Frank ; Bredillet, Christophe ; Dalcher, Darren ; Gareis, Roland ; Staal-Ong, Pau Lian ; Westerveld, Eddy ; Williams, Terry. / Perspectives on projects. Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, 2010. 368 p.

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