[KS] Re: Japanese studie
Bryan R Ross
bross at hawaii.edu
Sat Sep 11 11:02:19 EDT 1999
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On Fri, 10 Sep 1999, Chulhee Chung wrote:
> Does anyone know how to join the Japanese Studies e-mail group? Thank
> you in advance.
> Chulhee Chung http://soc.chonbuk.ac.kr/chul/index.htm
> Assistant Professor
> Department of Sociology http://soc.chonbuk.ac.kr/
> Chonbuk National University
> Chonju 561-756 South Korea
> (phone) 82-652-270-2920
> (fax) 270-2921
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