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Published by Oklahoma Employment Security Commission, Research and Planning in [Oklahoma City, Okla.] .
Written in English



  • Oklahoma


  • Youth -- Employment -- Oklahoma -- Statistics.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsJacks, Roger.
LC ClassificationsHD6274.O5 O34 1979
The Physical Object
Pagination15 p. :
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4240039M
LC Control Number80620522

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