ERIC Number: ED026551
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Publication Date: 1968
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Manpower Development in Appalachia; An Approach to Unemployment.
Zeller, Frederick A., Ed.; Miller, Robert W., Ed.
Beginning with a review of the problems and general conditions of Appalachia, this book analyzes past, present, and future manpower needs at both the national and regional levels; outlines and discusses noteworthy Federal programs of manpower research and action; examines the role of formal education and training in manpower development as seen by a labor leader, a university president, and the Under Secretary of Labor; focuses on the sociological, psychological and economic dimensions of employment and unemployment; and considers implications for the formation of long-range policies. (ly)
Descriptors: Demonstration Programs, Disadvantaged, Employment, Extension Education, Federal Programs, Labor Economics, Labor Force Development, Labor Market, Labor Needs, Policy Formation, Poverty Areas, Regional Programs, Unemployment, Vocational Education
Frederick A. Praeger, 111 Fourth Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10003.
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