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Organisational control as cultural practice--A shop floor ethnography of a Sheffield steel mill

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  • Ahrens, Thomas
  • Mollona, Massimiliano
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    Volume (Year): 32 (2007)
    Issue (Month): 4-5 ()
    Pages: 305-331

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