Conflict Management: A Gap in Business Education Curricula

  title={Conflict Management: A Gap in Business Education Curricula},
  author={Matthew J. Lang},
  journal={Journal of Education for Business},
  pages={240 - 245}
  • M. Lang
  • Published 1 March 2009
  • Business
  • Journal of Education for Business
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