Japan and the Internet Revolution by Ken Coates

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  • Impact of computing & IT on society,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Japan,
  • Data Transmission Systems - General,
  • Development - Business Development,
  • General,
  • Business & Economics / Development & Growth,
  • Business & Economics-Development - Business Development,
  • Computers / Data Transmission Systems / General,
  • Technology-General,
  • Economic aspects,
  • Information technology,
  • Internet

Book details

The Physical Object
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9849658M
ISBN 100333921534
ISBN 109780333921531

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