Eisuke Tanaka

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Eisuke Tanaka
Fukuoka Jo Gakuin University
Faculty of Humanities Contemporary Cultures Department
PhD(University of Cambridge)
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Sep 2001
May 2008
PhD, Department of Social Anthropology, Faculty of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Cambridge
Oct 1999
Sep 2000
MA in Anthroplogy of Europe, Sussex European Institute, University of Sussex

Published Papers

Eisuke Tanaka
International Journal of Heritage Studies   21(4) 336-353   2015   [Refereed]
Needs for protecting cultural manifestations marked as ‘heritage’ are often claimed when they are at the risk of destruction or when they are being destructed. Considering destruction as opposed to protection, groups concerned with heritage, such ...
Tanaka Eisuke, 田中 英資, タナカ エイスケ
Senri Ethnological Studies   81 149-168   Jan 2013   [Refereed]
Japanese review of cultural anthropology   11 25-46   2010   [Refereed]
This paper explores what makes a particular way of handling cultural objects "appropriate," by focusing on the claims against the charge of unauthorised excavation and export of objects from Turkey for the international art market. It examines how...

Books etc

'Turks and Trojans: Turkish approaches to the Anatolian past' In Archaeology, Anthropology and Heritage in the Balkans and Anatolia: The Life and Time of F.W. Hasluck, 1878-1920, Volume 3 (Ed) D. Shankland
Eisuke Tanaka (Part:Joint Work, Chapter 4, p.57-70)
Istanbul: Isis Press   2013   ISBN:978-975-428-484-3
“Greek” Objects on Turkish Soil: A Link between the Inalienability of “Cultural Property” and Notions of Place in the context of Turkish Claims for Repatriation In Nationalism, Historiography and the (Re)construction of the Past edited by C. Norton
Eisuke Tanaka (Part:Joint Work, Chapter 4 p.61-78)
Washington: New Academia Publishers   Feb 2007