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Women"s history in Japan

Hiroko Tomida

Women"s history in Japan

its origins and development

by Hiroko Tomida

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Published by East Asia Research Centre, School of East Asian Studies, University of Sheffield in Sheffield .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementHiroko Tomida.
SeriesEARC research papers -- 96.6
ContributionsUniversity of Sheffield. School of East Asian Studies. East Asia Research Centre.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21348357M

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