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Gender and Development

The Japanese Experience in Comparative Perspective

by Mayumi Murayama

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Development economics,
  • Gender studies,
  • Labour economics,
  • Sociology Of Women,
  • Japan,
  • Social Situations And Conditions,
  • Women in development,
  • Social Science,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Sociology,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • Economics - Comparative,
  • Business & Economics / Economic Development,
  • Business & Economics / Economics / Comparative,
  • Business & Economics-Development - Economic Development,
  • Social change,
  • Women,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Asia - Japan,
  • 20th century,
  • Economic Conditions,
  • Social conditions

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8400025M
    ISBN 101403949441
    ISBN 109781403949448


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