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Contemporary industrial relations in Japan

Contemporary industrial relations in Japan

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Published by University Microfilms International in AnnArbor, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial relations -- Japan.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Taishiro Shirai.
    ContributionsShirai, Taishiro.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvi,421p. :
    Number of Pages421
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21516846M

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