Nikaido Yuko

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Nikaido Yuko
National Museum of Ethnology
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Awards & Honors

Nov 2017
Th prize of KAKIUCHI Yoshinobu Memorial Award, Encouragement Award, Japanese Society for Science and Technology Studies

Published Papers

The lived experience of disability and the detection of fetal impairment: Discourse on pregnancy and prenatal testing by disabled people
Nikaido Yuko
   Mar 2016


Nikaido Yuko
The Annual review of sociology   2015(28) 112-123   2015
This paper is based on interviews with disabled people about pregnancy and prenatal diagnoses. Medical professionals who provide these diagnoses point two advantages. One is that a patient can have a “healthy” child, and the other is t...
柘植 あづみ, 二階堂 祐子
日本医師会雑誌   143(6) 1166-1170   Sep 2014
二階堂 祐子
明治学院大学大学院社会学研究科社会学専攻紀要   (38) 27-42   2014
サクストン マ-シャ, 二階堂 祐子
明治学院大学大学院社会学研究科社会学専攻紀要   (36) 9-20   2012

Conference Activities & Talks

The Cultural Meaning of Genetic Information: Thoughts and Practices of Disabled people on Prenatal Testing in Japan
Nikaido Yuko
The 14th Asia Pacific Sociological Conference   7 Oct 2018   
The lived experience of disability and the detection of fetal impairment
Nikaido Yuko
Society for the Social Studies of Science, Annual Meeting 2017   31 Aug 2017