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Published by Brill in Leiden, Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Population aging -- Japan.,
  • Demographic transition -- Japan.,
  • Population aging -- Government policy -- Japan.,
  • Japan -- Population.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Statementedited by Florian Coulmas ... [et al.].
ContributionsCoulmas, Florian.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ1064.J3 D45 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 1199 p., [7] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages1199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18724843M
ISBN 109004154779
ISBN 109789004154773
LC Control Number2008006516

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