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A-Z of assessment myths and assessment in the workplace

Russell A. Docking

A-Z of assessment myths and assessment in the workplace

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Published by Employment Department Group in Sheffield .
Written in English


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StatementRussell A. Docking.
SeriesCompetence and assessment briefing series -- no.4
ContributionsGreat Britain. Employment Department Group.
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Open LibraryOL18120220M

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