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Japan in the 1980s

Japan in the 1980s

proceedings of the regional study for academicians, media representatives, and state government officials in the southern region, held in Atlanta in May and June, 1981, by the Southern Center for International Studies

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Published by Southern Center for International Studies in Atlanta, Ga .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Japan -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989 -- Congresses.,
    • Japan -- Foreign economic relations -- Congresses.,
    • Japan -- Politics and government -- 1945- -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 72.

      StatementMarius B. Jansen ... [et al.] ; edited with an introduction by George W. Waldner.
      SeriesPapers on international issues ;, no. 3 (Mar. 1982), Papers on international issues ;, no. 3.
      ContributionsJansen, Marius B., Waldner, George W., Southern Center for International Studies (Atlanta, Ga.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS889.5 .J43 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii leaves, 105 p. ;
      Number of Pages105
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3513944M
      ISBN 100935082026
      LC Control Number82080791


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