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Taxonomies of human performance the description of human tasks by Edwin A. Fleishman

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Published by Academic Press in Orlando, Fla .
Written in English

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StatementEdwin A. Fleishman, Marilyn K. Quaintance ; with the assistance of Laurie A. Broedling.
ContributionsQuaintance, Marilyn K., Broedling, Laurie A.
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Open LibraryOL14458380M

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