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Published by National Museum of Ethnology in Suita, Osaka, Japan .
Written in English

  • Villages -- Japan.,
  • Village communities -- Japan.,
  • Social surveys -- Japan.,
  • Japan -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by N. Nagashima and H. Tomoeda.
    SeriesSenri ethnological studies -- no. 14.
    ContributionsNagashima, Nobuhiro, 1937-, Tomoeda, Hiroyasu, 1935-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination220 p. :
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14256101M

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