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Understanding Japanese society

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Japan -- Social conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementJoy Hendry.
      SeriesNissan Institute/RoutledgeCurzon Japanese studies series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN723.5 .H46 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3577206M
      ISBN 100415263824, 0415263832
      LC Control Number2002153220


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