Grants Database For the year 2002: INTERDISCIPLINARY

Research/Conference/Seminar Grant Program for Japanese Studies
For the year 2002
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INTERDISCIPLINARY (23 projects)

中日国交正常化30周年記念-「帰国元日本留学生と中日関係」シンポジウム
Duration August 10 - 13, 2002 (Conference)
Organization 遼寧省留日同学会 Liaoning Association for Returned Students from Japan (China)
Descriptions 中日両国の中日教育交流史に関するシンポジウム。中日関係史の学者、日本の中国人留学生の指導教官・世話人、帰国した優秀な留学生代表の理論検討会と経験交流会。
Project Director 馬 興国 Mr. Ma Xinguo (遼寧省留日同学会 Liaoning Association for Returned Students from Japan)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
グローバル化と日本型システムの対応
Duration April 1, 2002 - March 31, 2003 (Joint-Research, Workshop)
Organization 現代日本学会 The Korean Association of Japanese Studies (Korea)
Descriptions 1990年代以降急速に進行しているグローバル化に対して従来の日本型システムがどのように対応しているのかを分析検討し、21世紀における日本のあり方を総括的に把握する。
Project Director Prof. Lee Won Deog (国民大学 Kookmin University)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
Project Outcome 現代日本学会 『グローバル化と日本型システムの対応』.
The Korean Association of Japanese Studies. Groubaru-ka to Nihongata Shisutemu no Taiou. 2002.
現代日本学会 『日本研究論叢 2002』.
The Korean Association of Japanese Studies. Nihon Kenkyuu Ronsou 2002. 2002.
東アジアにおける多国間主義とガバナンス:日韓両国の視座の比較分析
Duration December 5 - 7, 2002 (Joint-Research, Conference)
Organization 韓国政治学会 The Korean Political Science Association (Korea)
Descriptions 日韓両国における東アジア多国間主義についての議論を、政治・安保、経済・通商、環境・エネルギー、理念的基盤の模索としての共通の価値、多国間主義の新たな地平などを中心に比較分析する。日韓両国の学者たちが共同研究を行ない、国際会議で研究成果を発表する。
Project Director 金 浩燮 Prof. Kim Ho-sup (中央大学校社会科学大学 Chung-ang University)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
Project Outcome 『最終報告書 論文集「東アジアにおける多国間主義とガバナンス:日韓両国の視座の比較分析」』. 韓国政治学会.
Saishuu Houkoku Sho Ronbun Shuu "Higashi Ajia ni Okeru Takokukan Shugi to Gabanansu: Nikkann Ryoukoku no Shiza no Hikaku Bunseki". The Korean Political Science Association.
グローカリゼーション (Glocalization) を目指す日韓共同学術シンポジウム
Duration April 18 - 21, 2002 (Joint-Research, Conference)
Organization 東義大学校 研究交流処 Research and Exchange Office, Dong-eui University (Korea)
Descriptions 情報化時代における言語と精神文化、地方自治時代における地方都市活性化の方案と施策および先端技術研究分野における新素材新技術に関し、学術シンポジウムを開催する。
Project Director 金 順殷 Prof. Kim Soon Eun (東義大学校 Dong-eui University)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
Project Outcome 東義大学校 『世方化(Globalization)を目指す日韓共同学術シンポジウム』.
Dong-eui University. Globalization o Mezasu Nikkan Kyoudou Gakujyutsu Shinpojiumu. 2002.
Toward an Integrated Approach to the Study of Philippine-Japan/Japan-Philippine Relations
Duration May 1, 2002 - March 31, 2003 (Joint-Research)
Organization Technical Services and Information Section, Philippine Social Science Council, Inc. (Philippines)
Descriptions Activities will include collecting and compiling data from studies and other sources bearing on Japan-Philippines contacts and relations. This project will focus on 7 areas namely, state-to-state or government to government, official development assistance; bank to bank or economic relations, labor, management and human resource development; cultural education and civil society relations, Philippines-Japan transmigration flows and relations.
Project Director Dr. Virginia A. Miralao (Philippine Social Science Council, Inc.)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
Project Outcome Toward an Integrated Approach to the Study of Philippine-Japan / Japan-Philippine Relations.
The Japanese Response to Globalization: Lessons for Malaysia
Duration April 1, 2002 - March 31, 2003 (Joint-Research)
Organization Institute of Malaysian and International Studies, National University of Malaysia (Malaysia)
Descriptions This project will be conducted by two project leaders and seven researchers on six themes (education, social issues, etc.,) for comparative research on globalization in Japan and Malaysia.
Project Director Prof. Ragayah HJ. Mat Zin (National University of Malaysia)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
Economic, Social and Cultural Relations between Japan and Sri Lanka
Duration April 1, 2002 - March 31, 2003 (Joint-Research)
Organization Faculty of Graduate Studies, University of Colombo (Sri Lanka)
Descriptions This research project was based on economic, social and cultural relations between Japan and Sri Lanka to commemorate 50 years of diplomatic relation between the two countries.
Project Director Prof. Kusuma Karunaratne (University of Colombo)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
Project Outcome Lakshman, W.D. (ed.). The Distant Neighbours. Faculty of Graduate Studies, University of Colombo, 2003. ISBN 955-9098-64-0
The 15th Annual Conference of the Japan Studies Association of Canada
Duration October 4 - 6, 2002 (Conference)
Organization Asian Studies Program, Japan Studies Association of Canada (Canada)
Descriptions To organize and convene the annual JSAC meeting in Calgary, with the general theme of "Japan in a changed world", and to disseminate the research papers.
Project Director Prof. Teri Ursacki (University of Calgary)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
Perspectives on Japanese-Canadian Relations
Duration September 20 - 22, 2002 (Conference)
Organization Department of History, Carleton University (Canada)
Descriptions The project is a 3-day gathering of Canadian, Japanese and other nationals, active in business, bureaucratic, cultural, political, security and academic relations between our two countries in the past fifty years.
Project Director Prof. Jacob Kovalio (Carleton University)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
Japan Studies Dissertation Conference
Duration January 8 - 12, 2003 (Research Conference)
Organization Social Science Research Council (U.S.A.)
Descriptions The Japan Studies Dissertation Conference serves to create a sustained network of advanced graduate students and faculty in Japanese studies through an intensive series of presentations, discussions, and critiques of the participants' dissertation proposals or dissertations-in-progress, as well as seminars on methodological and theoretical issues central to the participants' dissertations. The conference involves 12 students and 3-4 senior scholars serving as faculty members.
Project Director Dr. Mary Byrne Mcdonnell (Social Science Research Council)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
NCC Junior Japanese Studies Librarian Professional Training Seminar
Duration October 18 - 23, 2002 (Professional Conference)
Organization NCC: The North American Coordinating Council on Japanese Library Resources (U.S.A.)
Descriptions The seminiar will be an intensive 5-day training program taught by senior Japanese studies librarians and specialists from Japan to enhance the professional knowledge of junior Japanese studies librarians. Training will cover all aspects of specialized librarianship plus hands-on training in new digital technologies.
Project Director Prof. Sachie Noguchi (NCC: The North American Coordinating Council on Japanese Library Resources)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
Midwest Japan Seminar (MJS)
Duration September 1, 2002 - August 31, 2003 (Research Conference)
Organization Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies, University of Illinois (U.S.A.)
Descriptions The MJS will meet five times during the academic year. Each seminar will be held on a Saturday afternoon four hours, hosted by rotating universitites and colleges in the Midwest. Two research papers will be presented at each MJS session, copies of which will be mailed to those MJS members planning to attend.
Project Director Dr. Laura Miller (Loyola University)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
II Brazil-Japan International Symposium: Citizenship, Security & Defense of Society
Duration September 16 - 18, 2002 (Conference)
Organization Faculty of Law, Rio de Janeiro State University (Brazil)
Descriptions Interdisciplinary symposium; Conferences and Panels on citizenship and government, Crime and contemporary criminology, Environmental and economic-financial criminality and technology security.
Project Director Prof. Jose Marcos Domingues de Oliveira (Rio de Janeiro State University)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
Dissertations of Japanese Studies
Duration April 1, 2002 - March 31, 2003 (Joint-Research)
Organization Center for Japanese Studies of University of Saõ Paulo (Brazil)
Descriptions Research for Japan-related fields (linguistics, literature, arts, history, politics, economics etc.). Dissertations mainly written in Portuguese are published.
Project Director Dr. Madalena Natsuko Hashimoto Cordaro (Center for Japanese Studies of University of Saõ Paulo)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
Project Outcome Center for Japanese Studies, University of Saõ Paulo. Estudos Japoneses, No.16, No.22. 2002. ISSN 1413-8298
13th Conference on Japanese Language, Literature and Culture for Brazilian Specialists
Duration August 29 - 30, 2002 (Conference)
Organization Language Studies Institute/ Language Teaching Center (UNICAMP), State University of Campinas (Brazil)
Descriptions 「戦後からの日本研究」というテーマでカンピーナス州立大学(UNICAMP)とサンパウロ大学(USP)共催で行う。参加者それぞれの研究発表を中心に学会テーマに関連した講演とパネルディスカッションおよび日本語、あるいは日本語教育関係のミニコースを予定している。
Project Director Dr. Elza T. Doi (State University of Campinas)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
Project Outcome XIII Encontro Nacional de Professores Universitarios de Lingua, Literarura e Cultura Japonesa.
Japan: A View from Contemporaneity
Duration September 4 - 6, 2002 (Seminar)
Organization Japanese Studies Division, Center for Studies on Asia and Oceania (Cuba)
Descriptions International 3-day symposium to discuss historic, political, economic and cultural matters on Japan.
Project Director Dr. Jesus Aise Sotolongo (Center for Studies on Asia and Oceania)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
Project Outcome 『日本:同時代性からの考察に関するセミナー』. アジア・オセアニア研究センター.
Nihon: Doujidaisei Karano Kousatsu ni Kansuru Seminaa. Center for Studies on Asia and Oceania.
2nd Workshop for Doctoral Students
Duration June 28 - 30, 2002 (Seminar, Workshop)
Organization European Association for Japanese Studies
Descriptions The workshop is to bring together advanced students from different European universities and in the field of Japanese studies to discuss their doctoral research with each other, and to benefit from the advice of more senior academics.
Project Director Dr. Josef A. Kyburz (European Association for Japanese Studies)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
13th Annual Conference of the EAJRS
Duration September 25 - 28, 2002 (Conference)
Organization European Association of Japanese Resource Specialists
Descriptions To provide a forum for the presentation of a series of papers on matters of concern and interest to librarians, museum curators, academics and information scientists who deal with various aspects of research on Japan.
Project Director Prof. Peter Pantzer (Bonn University)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
Project Outcome The 13th Annual Conference of the European Association of Japanese Resource Specialists - Topic: The Role of Libraries in the 21st Century: Librarian and User. European Association of Japanese Resource Specialists (EAJRS).
5th Biennale Conference of the SFEJ (French Association of Japanese Studies)
Duration December 19 - 21, 2002 (Conference)
Organization French Association of Japanese Studies (France)
Descriptions 5th Biennal SFEJ Conference will open with two guest lecturers, one from France, one from Japan. The second day will focus on the Edo period thought, a special day organized in collaboration with the EFEO. The third and last day, an estimated 30 papers wil be presented among 6 panels (History and Society, Economics, Arts, Literature, Linguistics, Religions and Philosophy). The annual general assembly of the association will end the conference.
Project Director Prof. Pascal Griolet (INALCO)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
Project Outcome French Association of Japanese Studies. Bulletin no. 13.
Cinquieme Colloque de la Societe Francaise des Etudes Japonaises. French Association of Japanese Studies.
12th Conference of German-Speaking Japanologists
Duration September 30 - October 3, 2002 (Conference)
Organization Institute for Japanese Studies, University of Bonn (Germany)
Descriptions 4 day conference with several thematic sections, study groups, panels guest and keynote speakers.
Project Director Prof. Josef Kreiner (University of Bonn)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
Project Outcome 『第12回ドイツ語圏日本研究者会議』.
Dai 12 Kai Doitsugo Ken Nihon Kenkyu Sha Kaigi.
NACSIS-Schulung Munchen 2002
Duration August 7 - 16, 2002 (Seminar)
Organization Institute of Japanese Studies, University of Munich (Germany)
Descriptions A NACSIS introductory course for 3 days followed by an advanced course for 2 days and accompanied by a discussion about future Japanese-German cooperation and system compatibility issues.
Project Director Mr. Joachim Rath (University of Munich, Institute of Japanese Studies)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
XXVI Aistugia (Italian Association of Japanese Studies) Annual Conference
Duration September 26 - 28, 2002 (Conference)
Organization Italian Association for Japanese Studies(Italy)
Descriptions Carefully prepared papers will be discussed and personal contacts between scholars of different regions of Italy will be established or reinforced. Transactions will follow.
Project Director Prof. Yasuko Ichihara (Italian Association for Japanese Studies)
Discipline Interdisciplinary
Project Outcome 『第26回伊日文化研究会議』.
ATTI del XXV Convegno di Studi sul Giappone.
British Association for Japanese Studies Conference 2002
Duration April 8 - 10, 2002 (Conference)
Organization British Association for Japanese Studies (U.K.)
Descriptions 3 day conference for the Japanes specialists in the UK. Prof. Takahashi and Bix will participate as Keynote Speakers in the Plenary Session. Prof. Kirsten will act as Plenary Co-ordinator. Plenary Title is "The Showa Emperor and War in Modern Japanese Hisotry: Re-assessment & Contemporary Implications"
Project Director Dr. Ian Astley (University of Edinburgh)
Discipline Interdisciplinary

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