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Japanese and their society

Japan. Keizai KikakuchoМ„.

Japanese and their society

health, intellectual activities, leisure, place of work, and community.

by Japan. Keizai KikakuchoМ„.

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Published by Economic Planning Association in Tokyo .
Written in English

  • Japan,
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Cost and standard of living -- Japan.,
    • Japan -- Economic conditions -- 1945-1989.,
    • Japan -- Social conditions -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of pt. 2 of Nihonjin to sono shakai.

      LC ClassificationsHC462.9 .J25 1972
      The Physical Object
      Pagination182 p. :
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4286917M
      LC Control Number78313750

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