Population and development in Japan.
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Published by Asian Population and Development Association in Tokyo .
Written in English



  • Japan,
  • Japan.


  • Demographic transition -- Japan.,
  • Japan -- Population.,
  • Japan -- Economic conditions -- 1945-

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsAjia Jinkō Kaihatsu Ryōkai (Japan)
LC ClassificationsHB3651 .P66 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination758 p. :
Number of Pages758
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1135127M
LC Control Number94101933

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