, Volume 4, Issue 3, pp 199–204 | Cite as

Centrality and urban life in Japan

  • Schöller P. 


Japan Environmental Management Urban Life 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Schöller P. 
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  1. 1.Department of GeographyRuhr UniversityBochumFR Germany

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