Gender and Career in Japan
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Gender and Career in Japan by Atsuko Suzuki

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Published by Trans Pacific Pr .
Written in English


  • Asia - Japan,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology

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Number of Pages184
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Open LibraryOL12107613M
ISBN 101876843632
ISBN 109781876843632

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