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Globalization of Japan

Mayumi Itoh

Globalization of Japan

Japanese sakoku mentality and U.S. efforts to open Japan

by Mayumi Itoh

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Published by Macmillan in Basingstoke .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National characteristics, Japanese.,
  • Japan -- Foreign relations -- 1868-,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1865-,
  • Japan -- Civilization -- 1868-

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p.207-215) and index.

    StatementMayumi Itoh.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p. :
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20925174M
    ISBN 100333746392

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