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Social Justice in Japan

Concepts, Theories and Paradigms (Stratification and Inequality)

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Published by Trans Pacific Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Social Psychology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKen"ichi Ohbuchi (Editor), Leonie R. Stickland (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8657106M
    ISBN 101876843780
    ISBN 109781876843786


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