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Japan; culture, education, and change in two communities

Theodore Burghard Hurt Brameld

Japan; culture, education, and change in two communities

by Theodore Burghard Hurt Brameld

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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .
Written in English

  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Buraka people -- Japan -- Case studies,
    • Minorities -- Japan -- Case studies

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] Theodore Brameld.
      LC ClassificationsHT725.J3 B7
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 316 p.
      Number of Pages316
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5681256M
      LC Control Number69012561

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