Kazuki Kusunoki

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Kazuki Kusunoki
Kyoto University
Center for African Area Studies

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2015
Mar 2016
Researcher, The Center for African Area Studies, Kyoto University


Apr 2009
Mar 2015
Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Apr 2006
Mar 2009
Department of Education, Kyoto University
Apr 2005
Mar 2006
Faculty of Law, Kyoto University

Published Papers

State Control of Livestock and Governance of the Pastoralists in Northern Kenya: From Colonial Times to the Present
Kazuki Kusunoki
   Mar 2018
One-humped Camel and the Colonial Rule on the Desert: An Inquiry into the Colonial Rule and Resource Utilization in Northern Kenya in the First Half of the 20th Century
Kazuki Kusunoki
Annual Papers of the Anthropological Institute   6 55-77   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
Cattle and Soil: Soil Erosion Discourse and Native Administration in Colonial Kenya
Kazuki Kusunoki
Asian and African Area Studies   13(2) 267-285   Mar 2014   [Refereed]


Book Review: Insurgency and Counterinsurgency in Kenya: A Social History of the Shifta Conflict, c. 1963-1968. Leiden: Brill, 2015, x+176pp.
Kazuki Kusunoki
Asian Economics   59(3)    Sep 2018   [Refereed]
Book Review: Mad Dogs and Meerkats: A History of Resurgent Rabies in Southern Africa. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2011, xiv+234pp.
Kazuki Kusunoki
Asian Economics   56(2) 130-133   Jun 2015   [Refereed]
Book reviews: Africa as a Living Laboratory: Empire, Development, and the Problem of Scientific Knowledge, 1870-1950. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2011, 520p.
Kazuki Kusunoki
Asian and African Area Studies   14(2) 298-301   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Colors of Politics
Kazuki Kusunoki
Integrated Area Studies INFOrmation Magazine   83    Apr 2013
Book Review: ”Exporting Empire: Africa, Colonial Officials and the Construction of the British Imperial State, c.1900-39” Manchester University Press, 2013, p. 240
Kazuki Kusunoki
Journal of African Studies   88 41-42   Dec 2015   [Refereed]

Books etc

Governing Savanna: Genealogy of Governance and Resistance in the Northern Dryland of Kenya
Kazuki Kusunoki
Showado   Mar 2019   ISBN:9784812218129

Conference Activities & Talks

The Colonial Roots of Ambivalence: Isiolo Holding Ground c.1922-1963 [Invited]
Kazuki Kusunoki
Mega-Development Projects and Land-Use Transformation in Eastern Africa: Implications for Local Communities   22 Feb 2019