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Bangladesh

Name Institution Title Project Title
AHMED, Kamal Uddin Professor University of Dhaka State of Human rights in Japan
BHUIYAN, Md. Abdul Wadud Professor , Dept. Political Sc.D.U. University of Dhaka Political Modernization and Democracy: Perspectives for Japan and Bangladesh.
DOWLAH, C.A.F. Associate Professor Department of Public Administration, Dhaka University Dynamics of Government-Business Relationship in Japan: is there any Lessons for Bangladesh to Learn?
KHAN, Abdur Rob Research Director Bangladesh Institute of International & Strategic Studies Local government and good governance: Japanese experiences & lessons for Bangladesh
Md. Abdul Wadud BHUIYAN University of Dhaka Professor Political Modernization and Democracy: Perspectives for Japan and Bangladesh.
SHEIKH, Ahmed Jalal Advisor Japan Bank For International Cooperation (JBIC) Japan's Contribution in the Independence of Bangladesh

China

Name Institution Title Project Title
ABULIMITI, Baisier Associate Professor Department of Literature, Xinjiang Educational University, China Studies on ancient Uighur Ianguage and its culture
CHAO, Ke Professor Institute of Nationality Studies Chinese Academy of Social Sciences  
CHE, Xiao Ping Associate Professor    
CHEN, Fang Critic    
CHEN, Xiao Qing Professor    
CHENG, Guang Lin Researcher    
DA, Zhi Gang Associate Professor    
FU, Jun wen      
GUO, Jiemin Associate Professor Institute of Information Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences  
HE, Jing Ph.D. Candidate University of California, Los Angeles Okakura Kakuzo and His Journeys in China
JI, TingXu Doctoral Candidate    
LI, Ling Yan Associate Professor    
LI, Ruo Bai Professor, Vice-President Students to Japan of NENU Preparatory School for Chinese The relation between the success or failure of Japan and the understanding of Japanese culture
LI, Xiao Professor    
LIU, Ke Shen Professor   Research on Zen Culture of middle ages in Japan
LU, Li Associate Professor    
LU, WenLin Lecturer The Central Party School of Communist Party China Japan's environmental protection and environmental philosophy
PARK, Kwangjoo Professor College of Social Sciences, Pusan National University Asia Imagined by Japanese Epistemic Community
PEI, Haihong Director Department of Physical Education Basic Medical School Jilin University  
XIA, Yong Deputy Director/Professor Institute of Law, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences Comparative Studies on Human Rights in East Asian Countries
XU, Jishun Professor    
YAO, Lijuan Associate Professor The Central University for Nationalities A Study on higher Education and Employment for Women in the Life-Long Learning Society : A Preliminary Study for the Comparison between Japan and China
YOO, Myungki Professor Depertment of Archaeology and Anthropology, College of Humanity, Kyungpook National University A Comparative study of the Social Structure of Fishing Villages in Japan and Korea
ZENG, Gang Doctoral Candidate School of Economics, Peking University Internationalization of the Yen and its impact on Asia's Economic Performance
ZHOU, Wei Hong Professor The Beijing Center for Japanese Study  

India

Name Institution Title Project Title
BHASKARAN, Gautaman Special Correspondent, Journalism The Hindu (News Paper) Parallels between Indian = Japanese cinema
BISWAS, Sandeep Photographer, Self Employed   Spirit of Shinto
JOSHI, Sanjana Research Fellow Institute for Defense Studies and Analysis India and Japan : Cooperating for Peace in Asia
NARSIMHAN, Sushila Reader (Associate Professor) Department of Chinese & Japanese Studies, University of Delhi Role of Japan in China's transformation, 1896-1911
NINAN, Karachepone Ninan Associate Professor Institute for Social and Economic Change Forest Economy of Japan : A Century's Perspective
SHARMA, Manish Doctoral Candidate Jawaharlal Nehru University The Japanese banking system: Go's post-growth vicissitudes and ensuing reforms.
ZECHARIAH, John Professor, Dean Graduate School of Business, Spicer Memorial College ?iSMC) Japanese Seniority Wage System (NENKO) - Comparative Study in Japan and India

Indonesia

Name Institution Title Project Title
KUNCORO, Pius Sigit GEBER ModusOperandi, Jogjakarta Artistic Director Artist-in-Residence Program Arcus Project 2001
MUSTIKO, Priyo Head of Art and Custom Division Cultural Service Office, Yogyakarta Special Territory The Cultural Conservation Management
VENUS, Antar Lecturer Faculty of Communication Science-Padjadjaran University A comparative study on the verbal and nonverbalcommunication pattern of Japanese and Indonesian

Korea

Name Institution Title Project Title
AHN, Chung-Si Professor Department of Political Science, Seoul National University Social Capital Democracy in Japan and South Korea - A Comparative Study
CHO, Youngbae Professor Cheju National University of Education A Comparative Study of Japan Folk Songs and Cheju Island Folk Songs
CHOI, Jeong-Pyo Professor Konkuk University A Comparative Study on the Development and Transition of Japanese Zaibatsus and Korean Chaebols
CHOI, Kwang Professor Hankuk University of Foreign Studies Structural Development of Public Finance and Fiscal Reform in Japan
HUR, Young Il      
JIN, Chang Soo Research Fellow The Sejong Institute The Future and Policy Change in the Internationalization of the Yen
KANG, Jeung-Ja   Arum Asia Asian Alternative Arts
KIM, Suk-Ja Professor Dankook University, Faculty of Foreign Languages Research for Yoshimoto Banana Japanese woman modern novelist
KIM, Tae-Hyo Director, Dep. of Foreign Policy & Security Studies New Asia Research Institute A Guideline for Japanese-Korean Security Cooperation: Structural Change, Perception, and Strategy
KIM, Yong-Suh Professor Dept. Public Administration, College of Social Science, Ewha Womans Univ. East Asian Cultural Community Plan; It's Theoretical Perspective and Method.
KIM, Young-Soon Director Dae Yu Foundatin of Culture, Young-Um Museum of Contemporary Art Culture and Colonialism; Upon Korean Museum and Fine Arts
LEE, Hong, Kal Doctral Candidate Binghamton University, State University of NewYork Japanese Colonial Legacy in Museum Culture in Korea:
LEE, Yeon-Jung Researcher Korea Cultural Policy Institute The Study on the Japanese Culture Industry Policy - Focusing on the Relations between the State and Enterprises
MOON, Woo Sik Assistant Professor School of International and Area Studies, Seoul National University Asian Monetary Cooperation and the Role of Japan in Securing Exchange Rate Stability in East Asia
OH, Kyong-Hwan Professor Department of Japanese, College of Humanities, Pusan National Univ.  
PARK, Soo Hyuk Professor The University of Seoul A Comparative Study on the Environmental law between Korea and Japan and it's Cooperation
RHEE, Yeongseop Associate Professor Dept. of Economics, Sookmyung University The Asian Crisis, the Launch of the Euro and Economic Security: Options for East Asian Countries
SONG, Ki Hee     Korean?EJapanese Comparative Study on Foreign Cultural Policy
YANG, Chang Soo Professor of Law Seoul National University, College of Law Japanese civil law theories in the 1930's: Sakae Wagatsuma, Hiroshi Suekawa, and Zennosuke Nakagawa

Malaysia

Name Institution Title Project Title
ABDULLAH, Moha Asri Deputy Director University Science Malaysia Development of Small-Medium Enterprises: Japan and Malaysia Compared
RAZAK, Mohd Naguib Director, Creatives Darinco Multimedia Technology Sdn Bhd Eye of Suzaku, a journey into the craft and vision of Kawase Naomi
TANG, Siew, Mun Assistant Lecturer Arizona State University Japan's Southeast Asia Policy: Objectives, Means and Strategies

Mongolia

Name Institution Title Project Title
LHAMSUREN, Nyamtseren Senior officer Ministry of Infrastructure Development Role of Japan in Northeast Asian Economics Cooperation and Economic Relations between Mongolia and Japan
OYUNTSETSEG, Ariuntuya Researcher Poverty Alleviation Programme Office Research on the changing process of educational systems and educational practices in Japan which has reached an information intensive society -focussing on the improvement of creativity of children-
TUMURBAATAR, Disan Researcher The Institute of History, Mongolian Academy of Sciences Reform of modern Mongolia and its nomadic farming

Myanmar

Name Institution Title Project Title
Myint Soe Aung Assistant Director Dept. of Archaeology, Ministry of Culture Preservation of exhibits and Planning and Management of exhibitions

Nepal

Name Institution Title Project Title
ACHARYA, Sushama Sharma Associate Professor Faculty of Education, Tribhuwan University, Kirtipur A Comparative Analysis of School Education System of Nepal and Japan
TIWARI, Ramesh Editor-in-Chief/journalist Gorkhapatra Corporation, Gorkhapatra Daily, New Road Media Role in Democratization & Good Governance A comparative study of Japan & Nepal (Special Focus on Japan)

Pakistan

Name Institution Title Project Title
BILGRAMI, Noorjehan Chief Executive Koel A comparative study on the two traditional cultures of Ai-zome (indigo) in Japan and Pakistan.
KHAN, Muhammad Ashraf Deputy Director Department of Archaeology & Museums, Govt. of Pakistan Study of Stucco Sculptures in Taxila Museum, Pakistan.
MANGI, Lutf Ullah Associate Professor University of Sindh Japan's North-East Asia Policy
RAHMAN, Fazal -UR- Senior Research Fellow Institute of Strategic Studies Japan and Saarc: Prospects for Future Cooperation

Philippines

Name Institution Title Project Title
CARTER, David Fuentes Refereeing Director Philippine Amateur Judo Association, Inc.  
FLORENDO, Jose,Panergo Economic Department Specialist National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) The Local Autonomy Factor in Regional Development: A Comparative Study of Philippines and Japan Experience
YABUT, Joaquin, Deles Spl. Poj-Theater Center Peta (Program & Project Management) A Study on Sustainability of Small to Medium Scale Theater Centers in Japan

Singapore

Name Institution Title Project Title
HISLOP, Scot Andrew Graduate Student Cornell University Skinny Frog: The Poetry and Poetics of Kobayashi Issa

Sri Lanka

Name Institution Title Project Title
AMARASINGHE, Ranjith Yodage Professor Department of Political Science, University of Peradeniya Socio-Political Dimensions of Issues Related to Enforcement of Environmental Laws: A Comparative Study between Sri Lanka and Japan
COORAY, M. George Alexander Professor University of Colombo International Relations of Japan in South Asia since 1951
RANASINGHE, Piyadasa Head , Senior Lecturer, GradeI Dept. of Library and Information Science, University of Kelaniya Knowledge Sources for Japanese Studies in the Fields of Humanities and Social Sciences...Creation of an Electronic Database

Thailand

Name Institution Title Project Title
BAMROONG, Athipat     Electronic Commerce as a catalyst for trade facilitation
PIPITKUL, Tuksina Art Lecturer Bangkok University Artist-in-Residence Program Arcus Project 2001
PIYAMAWADEE, Ratchanee Assistant Professor Department of Eastern Languages, Faculty of Arts Chulalongkorn ?JModality of Explanation - the difference between 'wakeda' and 'noda'
PRASIRTSUK, Kitti Ph.D. Student University of California, Berkeley Internationalisation and Liberalisation in Japan
SITASUWAN, Kanlayanee Teacher of Japanese Language and Literature Faculty of Arts, Chulalongkorn University, Phyathai Road Kyo-gen: Text and Acting
TOEMSOMBAT, Montri Artist   Vision of Materials and Production(Art and Fashion)to save the Virtue of Life.

Viet Nam

Name Institution Title Project Title
LE, Thuy Lieu Lecturer HoChiMinh City University of Education The Confucianism and the Reform of Education in the Period of Meiji. Compare with the Vietnam in Modern Time.
NGO, Bich-Thu Thi Lecturer College of Social Science and Humanity-Faculty of Oriental Studies, Hanoi University Yukichi Fukuzawa Views on Civilization Enlightenment and International Politics a Comparative Analysis with those of Vietnamese Reformist
PHAM, Long Quy Researcher, Head of Depart. Assistant Director. Center for Japan Studies under the National Center for Social Sciences and Humanities Economic growth and distribution of income in Japan's market economy since 1945- Lessons for Vietnam

Pacific

Australia

Name Institution Title Project Title
BROINOWSKI, Adam Richard Writer/Performer   Professional Development and Cultural Exchange with Contemporary Companies: Daisan Erotica and Gekidan Kaitaisha
LEININGER-OGAWA, Marika Grace Doctoral Candidate Adelaide University Contemporary Tradition: Japanese traditional music and the live club scene in Tokyo
LESBIREL, Sidney Hayden Assoc. Professor James Cook University The Insuring State and Energy Security in Japan
SHERIDAN, Kyoko Professor Graduate School of Mgt., University of Adelaide Japan's Strategic Mgt. Management Experience at Mitsubishi Motors, Toyota Motors and Bridgestone in Australia.

New Zealand

Name Institution Title Project Title
KIMURA-STEVEN, Chigusa Associate Professor University Canterbury, Dept. of Asian Languages A Study of Japanese Literature as World Literature Project 1: Magical Realism and the literature of Oe, Kawabata, and Abe Project 2: Terror in the literature of Mishima, Oe, Keats, and German writers
McMILLAN, Stuart William Research Associate University of Canterbury 1. Japan's assistance to SE Asia to combat piracy at sea: a NZ perspective 2. Series articles on Japan's external relations
PETTMAN, Ralph Harold Professor? Victoria University of Wellington The Japanese Concept of Heritage

Middle East

Iran

Name Institution Title Project Title
HEYDARI, Gholam.Reza Deputy Director Agricultural Planning and Economic Research Institute(APERI) Ministry of Agriculture The Role of the farmer's associations in the agiricultural modernization of Japan.

Israel

Name Institution Title Project Title
BLOCH-TZEMACH, Dalit Doctoral Student The Hebrew University, Department of Sociology & Anghropology Couple-Relation Among Young People in Japan
SHAHAL-PORAT, Shunit Lecturer The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Oe Kenzaburo, Amos Oz-A Comparative Literary Study
YONAY-ELHASID, Zofia Lecturer 1. College of Education, ORANIMA 2.The Kibbutz movement Comparative of Japanese and Israeli kindergarten theories and their applibcation in both countries.

Turkey

Name Institution Title Project Title
DUNDAR, Ali Merthan Ph. D Student Hacettepe Univ. Institute of Social Sciences History Dep. The Policies of Ottoman Empire and Japan on Central Asia between end of 19th century and the begining of 20th century
TUFAN, Omur Archaeologist museum researcher Topkapi palace museum Exported Arita porcelains of 18th and 19th century from Arita area

Africa

Egypt

Name Institution Title Project Title
AFIFI, Mohamed Professor Faculty of Arts, Cairo University Christian communities in pre-modern society: Comparative study between Ottoman Egypt and Tokugawa Japan.

Ghana

Name Institution Title Project Title
ACHEAMPONG, Barth Opoku Senior public relations officer Ghana museums and monuments board Japan's cultural policy towards the management of her cultural heritage-comparative study
AGBEDOR, Paul Kofi Lecturer University of Ghana Anaphors in Ewe and Japanese

Kenya

Name Institution Title Project Title
KUNWAR, Devendra Singh Senior Lecturer University of Nairobi External Debt Burden of Sub-Saharan: Africa The Role of Japan

Nigeria

Name Institution Title Project Title
OMOTOSO, Funmilola Omolara Lecturer University of Ado-Ekiti Japanese and Nigerian fishing industry: A comparative economic analysis

Americas

Brazil

Name Institution Title Project Title
BATISTA, Helmut Fuhrken Independent Curator Capacete Projects Public art project
DOMINGUES DE OLIVEIRA, Jose Marcos Professor Rio De Janeiro State University Japanese tax system and Environmental Protection system: Environmental fiscal incentives
SASAOKA, Silvia Project Director A Casa Brazilian Arts & Crafts Museum The Mingei movement and present craftsmanship in Japan

Canada

Name Institution Title Project Title
CAZDYN, Eric Asst. Professor University of Toronto Globalization and Japan: Between Aesthetics and Political - Economy
KAWASAKI, Tsuyoshi Assistant Professor Political Sciences Dept., Simon Fraser University Post classical Realism as the Theoretical Foundation of Japanese Security Policy
KOVALIO, Jacob Professor Carleton University Asianism in Japan and Asia Pacific: meaning, importance and future potential impact.
ORBAUGH, Sharalyn Associate Professor Asian Studies and Women's Studies, University of British Columbia General Nogi's wife: Gender and Japanese modernity

Chile

Name Institution Title Project Title
LIRA LATUZ, Claudia Lorena Associate Professor Catholic University of Chile Buddhist Aesthetics in Japan

Cuba

Name Institution Title Project Title
ALVAREZ, Acosta Maria Elena Vice Director Center for Studies on Asia and Oceania. (CEAO) Japan Role in East Asia. Prospects towards the Pacific Rim in the 21st Century.

Mexico

Name Institution Title Project Title
ROMAN ZAVALA, Alfredo Researcher El Colegio de Mexico Internationalization and Political Parties in Japan

U.S.A.

Name Institution Title Project Title
ADOLPHSON, Mikael S. Assistant Professor Harvard University The Teeth and Claws of Buddha: Armed Monks and Religious Forces in Premodern Japan
BECKWITH, Christopher Professor Indiana University The Koguryo Language and Japanese
BIRNBAU
M, Phyllis
Technical Writer Yardi Systems Santa Barbara, CA Biography of Fujita Tsuguji
BLACKWOOD, Thomas, Stephen Ph.D. student University of Michigan, Sociology Department Sweat & Tears: High School Baseball & the Socialization of Japanese Boys.
CATHER, Kirsten Graduate Student University of California, Berkeley Administrations of Aesthetics in Prewar Japan - A Comparison of Censored Literature and Film
CHRIST, Julie A. Ph.D student University of Chicago Art and the Nation-State: Creating Japan's National Treasure System
COGAN, Gina Ph.D. Candidate Religion Department, Columbia University Precepts and Power: Imperial Convents of Tokugawa Japan
COX, Karen Elizabeth Ph.D. Student Department of Government, University of Virginia Party System Change in Japan
de FERRANTI, Hugh Barry Assistant Professor The University of Michigan Tales of a biwa-hiki: Yamashika Yoshiyuki and the biwa recitation traditions of Kyusyu
DUDDEN, Alexis Assistant Professor Connecticut College Apologetic Techniques: Legal and Historical Compensations for the Colonization of Korea
ECHELMAN, Janet S. Artist-in-residence Director of studio art program and tutor in visual and environmental study Adams House, Harvard University Floating Sculpture
FIGAL, Gerald Assistant Professor University of Delaware ?JBeachheads : War,Peace,and Tourism in Okinawa
FILLER, Stephen Louis Ph.D. Candidate The Ohio State University The Revolutionary Literature of Japanese Anarchism
FISHER, Stephen Martin Graduate Student Yale University, Department of Anthropology Selling the Seeds of Love: Courtship and Marriage in Contemporary Japan
FOWLER, Sherry Assistant Professor University of Kansas Muroji: A Contextual Analysis of the Temple and its Images
FUKUI, Naoki Professor Department of Linguistics, University of California at Irvine Japanese Syntax in a Comparative Perspective
FUKUOKA, Maki Ph.D student The University of Chicago, Department of Art History Between Seeing and Knowing: Photography in Tokugawa 1848-1868
GARDINER, David Lion Assistant Professor The Colorado College The Dogmatics of Embodiment : Kukai and the Dharma-Body
GIBBS, Michael Hallock Associate Professor Department of History, University of Denver Labor and Community vs. State and Corporation : Kansai in the 1950's and 60's
GRUMBACH, Lisa, Ann Doctoral Candidate Department of Religious Studies, Stanford University The Religious Hunting Rituals of Suwa Jinja
HALL, Barry L. Editor Culturefinder Eternal City (working title)
HAVENS, Thomas Robert Hamilton Professor Northeastern University Creating Post-Occupation Culture: The Nonverbal Arts of Japan 1959-1965
HEINE, Steven J. Assistant Professor Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania An Investigation of Self-Improving Motivations in Japan and the USA
HOWLAND, Douglas Roger Associate Professor DePaul University Japan Among the Sovereign States: From Idea to Action
ITO, Junko Professor University of California at Santa Cruz The Phonological Organization of the Japanese Lexicon
JACOBOWITZ, Seth David Doctoral Candidate Cornell University Mediated Writing: The Discourse of Realism, 1890-1930
JOHNSON, Eric Warner Ph.D. Student University of Chicago A History of ?hnkyo in Twentieth Century Japan
KAKIZAKI, Caroline Ph.D Candidate Stanford University Tateyama's Mandalas
KAWASHIMA, Teruko Assistant Professor Wesleyan University Wanderings: Discourses of movement and power in Premodern Japan
KIM, Jayne Sun Ph.D. Candidate Columbia University Pollution Discourse and Marginalized Groups in Medieval Japan
KITANAKA, Junko Ph.D. Candidate Department of anthropology and Social Studies of Medicine, Mcgill University Society in Distress: the Psychiatric Production of Depression in Contemporary Japan
LINCICOME, Mark Elwood Associate Professor Department of History, College of the Holy Cross Education and Regional Identity Formation in the Asia-Pacific
MARUKO, Susan, Eiko Ph.D. Student Harvard University Organized Crime in the Politics of modern Japan, 1868-1952
MAXEY, Trent Elliott Graduate Student Cornell University Nation and Religion: Christian Intellectuals and Nationalized Subjects in Modern Japan
McDONALD, Keiko Iwai Professor University of Pittsburgh Women Making Films: Japanese Female Directors
MEEKS, Lori Rachelle Graduate Student Princeton University The Women of Japan's Medieval Ritsu-school Nuns' Revival Movement
MILLER, Herschel Graduate Student Columbia University in the City of New York Ringing the Changes: The Functions of Metamorphosis in Premodern Japanese Literature
MILLER, Ian Jared Ph.D. Candidate Columbia University Modern Sensibilities: Cleanliness and the Body Politic in Japan, 1877-1938
MIYAKE, Lynne Kimiko Associate Professor Pomona College Refiguring Narratological Categories: Interactive Narrators and Readers in Heian Literature
MOORE, Jubilith Maura Co. Member Theatre of Yugen Incorporated Noh
NEWHARD, Jamie Ph. D. Student Columbia University Genre, Ideology and Canon Formation: A Social History of the Reception of Tales of Ise and Genji
RAVINA, Mark Jason Associate Professor Emory University The Last Samurai: Saigo Takamori and the Demise of the Samurai Class
ROBERTSON, Jennifer Ellen Professor Department of Anthropology, University of Michigan Blood and Muscle: Ikeda Shigenori and Japanese Nation-Building
ROBINSON, Jeremy Roland Doctoral Student University of Michigan The convergence of the Japanese, Chinese and Korean traditions in the Tsukushi Man'yo poets
SCHALOW, Paul Gordon Associate Professor Rutgers University The Poetics of Male Friendship in Heian Japan
SHAPINSKY, Peter David Graduate Student University of Michigan Pirates and the Maritime Systems of Japan's Seto Inland Sea in the 15th and 16th Centuries
SHIRAI, Yasuhiro Associate Professor Cornell University Universals of grammaticization and the historical change of the Japanese tense-aspect system
SHIRAI, Yoko Ph.D. Candidate University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) Senbutsu: Figured Clay Tiles, Buddhism, and Political Developments on the Japanese Islands, 650-710 CE
SMETHURST, Mae ?i. Professor University of Pittsburgh The Relationship of Complex Plot to Performance in Noh and Greek Tragedy
SORENSEN, Joseph, Tsuyoshi Student Instructor University of California at Barkeley Utaawase: Poetry Contests of Classical Japan
STATHACOS, Chrysanne Artist   ?JWishing on nature The wish machine
SUZUKI, Tomi Associate Professor Columbia University Genre, Gender, and Modernity: Constructions of Cultural Topography in Modern Japan
TAMANOI, Mariko Associate Professor Department of Anthropology, University of California, Los Angels ?JManchuria and the Politics of Memory in Post-War Japan
THORNBER, Karen Laura Graduate Student Harvard University Early Twentieth Century Chinese and Korean Textual Responses to Japanese Literature
WEBB, Jason Paul Ph.D. Candidate Princeton University The Custody of Tradition: Heian Biligual Poetic Texts
WEISENFELD, Gennifer Stacy Assistant Professor Duke University The Art of Persuasion: Commercial Design in Twentieth-Century Japan
WEST, Mark D. Assistant Professor University of Michigan Law School Law in Everyday Life in Japan
ZWICKER, Jonathan Elias Ph.D. Candidate Department of East Asian Studies, Columbia University Tears of Blood: Melodrama, the Novel, and the Social Imaginary in Nineteenth Century Japan.

Europe

Austria

Name Institution Title Project Title
SOLARES RUIZ, Abel Antonio Theatre Director Theater ASOU Comparative studies of Japanese traditional theatre and dance with the theories of the School of Theatre Anthropology
WEBER, Daniela Dancer   'Japan and me'

Belarus

Name Institution Title Project Title
PLISKO, Uladzimir Valentinovich Artist Minsk Artistic and Production Centre Experience exchange in stained-glass production

Belgium

Name Institution Title Project Title
MASTRANGELO, Matilde Part-time lecturer University of Rome La Sapienza  
PEETERS, Bruno, Henri Albert Assistant Professor Department of Architecture, St.-Lucas University An Anthropology into Japanese Spatiality
VAN DER WERF, Adrianus Marinus Researcher / Ph.D. Candidate Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Faculty of Arts, Dept. of Oriental Studies, Sct. of Japanese Studies Early Meiji and the Role of Religion in the West

Bulgaria

Name Institution Title Project Title
RADEV, Kiril Hristov Senior Lecturer Centre for Oriental Languages and Cultures, Japanese and studies department, University of Sofia  
STAMATOVA, Nadya Stamatova President Architectural and Artistic Design Studio ADA-2-Nadya Stamatova Functional and Aesthetical Consideration in the Design of the Urban Environment

Finland

Name Institution Title Project Title
TORNIAINEN, Minna Maarit Doctoral Candidate Institution for Asian and African Studies, University of Helsinki The Concept of Spiritual Training Reflected in Japanese Traditional Arts
YLONEN, Antti Juhani Artist   Wooden sculpture project in Tokio. Including a period of working with my sculptures and after that having an exhibition of those objects.

France

Name Institution Title Project Title
BAVIERA, Henri Artist   Tradition and Modernity
KOUAME, Nathalie Associate Professor INALCO  
LABRUNE, Laurence Assistant Professor Faculty of Letters, University Bordeaux 3 Japanese Phonology and Morphology

Germany

Name Institution Title Project Title
BOTZ, Thorsten Lecturer Privatdocent at Tampere University Intuition, dream and place of NISHIDA Kitaro
ERBE, Annette Christine Researcher Seminar for Japanese Studies, Halle University Reform Process and Reformability of Japanese School Education : The Case of Internationalization
KOEHN, Stephan Lecturer Faculity of Japanese, University of Frankfurt What is the origin of cartoon? Revision of publications in Edo era.
KRAMER, Hans Martin Lecturer Ruhr-University, Faculty of East Asian Studies, Department of Japanese History Japanese University Reform, 1930-1952 (working title)
LEE, Eun-Jeung Research Fellow Institute of Political Science, Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg Asianisation of Asia - The Creation of Asian Identity
RICHTER, Steffi Professor Leipzig University, East Asia Institute Consumption Culture and Modern Identities; Department Stores in Japan
ROSSMANN, Ute Lecturer Johannes Gutenberg-University The Impact of the Japanese and Asian Economic Crisis on the Vertical Keiretsu in Japan: Enhancement or Destruction - Evidence from the Machinery and Electronics Industry
S. SISTERMANNS, Johannes Composer, Sound Artist   MA / Eyesound - Sound Art Project
SCHERER, Anke Lecturer Faculty of East Asian Studies, Japanese History Department, Ruhr-University Bochum The Social and Everyday History of Japanese Immigrants in Manchuria

Hungary

Name Institution Title Project Title
BENET, Ivan Senior Researcher, Professor Institute of Economics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences The Agricultural Policy of Japan (1950-2000)

Iceland

Name Institution Title Project Title
CASSIDY, John (Sean) Francis Associate Researcher University of Limerick Japanese Foreign Direct Investment and Technology Transfer in China

Italy

Name Institution Title Project Title
CERASE, Francesco Paolo Professor/Dean Faculty of Sociology, University of Naples Federico?E Challenges and limits of public administration reform
LOMBARDI, Luca Composer   Italian - Japanese musical dialogue
MAGGIA, Filippo Wrator Gaueria Civica Di Modeua Multiplicity group show, Pecci Museum 2001 Touring show of collection fondazione sanoretto biennale of contemporary photo graphy, modena 2001
NENZ DETTO NENZI, Laura Ph.D. Candidate University of California, Santa Barbara The Culture of Travel in Edo Period Japan
SAMARANI, Guido Associate Professor Department of East Asian studies, Ca' Foscari University, Venice Dai Jitao and Japanese influences on the evolution of Chinese political thought
SCHMIDT DI FRIEDBERG, Marcella Research Assistant Dipartimento Storico-Geografico sezione di scienze Geografiche Universita degli Studi di Pavia Concepts on nature and procted areas in different Cultural contexts: Comparative research in Italy, USA and Japan

Kazakhstan

Name Institution Title Project Title
ABULKASSOVA, Gulnara Serikovna Researcher Lomonosov Moscow State University, ISA and SR. Dialogue of cultres in Philosophical Systems of Bakhtin, Buber and Nisida

Macedonia

Name Institution Title Project Title
KOSTOV, Zoran Editor in Chief University Publishing House Studentski Zbor, State University St. Cyril and Methodius - Skopje Information and Communication Technology Implications on Societies: Neo-Ludittes against the cyber-panacea (international and interdisciplinary comparisons)

Netherlands

Name Institution Title Project Title
LUNSING, Wim Marinus     Surviving in time of crisis: (an) employment and the individual in contemporary Japan

Norway

Name Institution Title Project Title
LANDE, Liv Ph.D. Candidate Department of Ethnomusicology, University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) Gendai Hogaku - Contemporary Koto Music in the Intersection between Eastern and Western Music Culture

Poland

Name Institution Title Project Title
KANERT, Maciej Olaf Ph. D. candidate Adam Mickiewicz University, Jap. Studies Department Everyday life in the Nara Period

Romania

Name Institution Title Project Title
KAZAR, Gheorghe Curator National Museum of Art of Romania Hiroshige and his contemporaries

Russia

Name Institution Title Project Title
BOGOLYUB, Nataliya Nickolaevna Doctoral Candidate    
DRAGUNOVA, Larisa Valentinovna Science deputy director The Activities Affairs Department of the State Activities of Sakhalin Region Research on the history of public education on Sakhalin (1905-1945)
DROUJININE, Nikolai Lvovich Lecturer St. Petersburg?  
GUREVICH, Tatiana Mikhailovna Head of Chair of Japanese, Korean, Mongolian and Indonesian Launguages Moscow State Institute of International Relations (University) The Comparative analysis of the Methods of Foreign Language
KIRJUKHINA, Natalya-Sergeyevna Artist Sakhalin Regional Organization of the Russian Union of Artists Museum Exhibition Layout in Drawings
KUDRYASHOVA, Aleksandra Semenovna Florist JSC ' Sakhalin Shipping Company' The research of the difference and similarity between 'Ikebana' and our flower arrangement
MISIKOV, Boris Ramazanov      
MORGOUN, Zoia Fedorovna Assistant Professor The Institute of Oriental Studies, The Far Eastern State University Japanese at the Russian far east (from XIX century till 1953)
NAOUMOVA, Inna Yuryevna Assistant Professor The FarEastern State University The Institute of Oriental Studies Problems and outlook of Japanese small innovative entrepreneurship
PAVLOVA, Tatiana Leonidovna Head of Chair of Pedagogics Novosibirsk State Pedagogical University Chair of Pedagogics Democratic transformations in contemporary educational field of Japan
ROON, Tatiana Petrovna Vice-Director Sakhalin Regional Museum Looking Back the Past for the Future: A Comprehensive Surevey on the Sakhalin Indigenous Peoples
SANNIKOVA, Elena Sergeevna Dotsent, Lecturer Siberian Technological State University Comparative Analysis of Japanese and Russian Management Systems
STRELTSOV, Dmitri Victorovich Senior Researcher Institute of Oriental Studies Administrative Reform of the Japanese Government
TSEPENYUK, Pavel Arkadjevich      
TSUPENKOVA, Inga Anatoljevna Director Yushno-Sakhalinsk Literaty-art Museum of the Book A.P.Chekhov. Island Sakhalin A.P.Chekhov in Japan

Slovak

Name Institution Title Project Title
SYKORA, Jan Assistant Professor, Head of Japanese section Faculty of philosophy and Arts, Institute of East Asian Studies, Japanese section, Charles University The Postwar economic growth and management of the Japanese-style corporation - from the point of accounting systems.
TUREKOVA, Vanda Actress   Research of Butoh dance/Theatre - Trans cultural traveling investigation

Spain

Name Institution Title Project Title
MINGUEZ LOPEZ, Xavier Lecturer Faculty of education (Escola Universitaria de Magisteri Edetqnia) The comprehension of audiovisual narrative

Sweden

Name Institution Title Project Title
BOHLIN, Erik H. Assistant Professor Chalmers University of Technology Japan's Telecom Policy Strategy
JONSVIK, Berit Linnea Artist/Teacher Form and Design, Dept. of Architecture, Chalmers Concrete in Japan and Sweden

Switzerland

Name Institution Title Project Title
BRAUEN, Martin,Andreas Curator, Head of Department Far East and Himalaya Ethnographic museum of University of Zurich Bamboo in old and present-day Japan
FROEHLICH, Judith,Monica Research Assistant University of Zurich The use of writing in madieval in land administration
HAENER, Christoph Felix Doctoral Student Zurich University, Inst. for East-Asian Studies, Dep. Japanese Studies Recent developments of Japanese Labour Law and implications for Human Resource Management

U.K.

Name Institution Title Project Title
BURLAND, Karen Doctorate Student The University of Sheffield Training the Talented: an investigation into the life-transition from training to professional life in professional musicians
CRUMP, John Derek Director Scottish Centre for Japanese Studies, University of Stirling Nikkeiren and Japanese Capitalism
KORNICKI, Peter Francis Reader University of Cambridge Reading practices in seventeenth-century Japan
PINK, Andre Guest Teacher Queen Mary and Westfield College, London University Kyogen and Commedia Dell'Art : Two Theatres of Actors and Laughter
SHIMAZU, Naoko Lecturer Birkbeck College, University of London National Myths and the Russo-Japanese War : A Socio-Cultural History
VAN EYCKEN, Stefan Jan Marc Assistant lecturer Faculty of Music, The University of Edinburgh Recent Developments in Contemporary Japanese Music

Ukraine

Name Institution Title Project Title
BONDAR, Alexander Ivanovich Professor Philological Department, Odessa Mechnikov University The Japanese popular fairy-tales in the Ukraine

Uzbekistan

Name Institution Title Project Title
KINDALOV, Vladimir Vladimirovich Senior research fellow Tashkent State of Oriental Studies Japan's policy of foreign economic activity regulation
UMIROV, Vohid Saydievich Head of the department The Central Bank of Uzbekistan Geoeconomics in Central Asia: The point of view in Japan, especially on legal regulation of international credit relations

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