Making public administrations more efficient with integrated systems a reference guide from the ASTRA ESPRIT project 831 by P. Hardy

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Published by Elsevier Science Publishers in Amsterdam, New York .

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  • Public administration -- Data processing.,
  • Office practice in government -- Automation.,
  • Office practice in government -- Europe -- Automation.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-282).

Book details

StatementP. Hardy, E. Pesce, A. Wiesner.
ContributionsPesce, E., Wiesner, A.
LC ClassificationsJF1525.A8 H37 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 293 p. :
Number of Pages293
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1870485M
ISBN 100444890211
LC Control Number90029858

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