Migration in metropolitan Japan social change and political behavior by White, James W.

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Published by Institute of East Asian Studies, University of California, Berkeley, Center for Japanese Studies in Berkeley, Calif .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Japan.

Subjects:

  • Migration, Internal -- Japan.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 305-322.

Book details

StatementJames W. White.
SeriesJapan research monograph ;, 2
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHB2111 .W48 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 322 p. :
Number of Pages322
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3515099M
LC Control Number82082667

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