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Political leadership in contemporary Japan

Political leadership in contemporary Japan

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Published by Center for Japanese Studies, University of Michigan in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan,
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Political parties -- Japan.,
    • Politicians -- Japan.,
    • Political leadership -- Japan.,
    • Japan -- Politics and government -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementedited by Terry Edward MacDougall.
      SeriesMichigan papers in Japanese studies ;, no. 1
      ContributionsMacDougall, Terry Edward, 1941-, University of Michigan. Center for Japanese Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJQ1698.A1 P64 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 145 p. ;
      Number of Pages145
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3489907M
      ISBN 100939512068
      LC Control Number82009634


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