IWATA Ray

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Name
IWATA Ray
E-mail
ray.iwatakomatsu-u.ac.jp
Affiliation
KOMATSU UNIVERSITY
Section
Institute of Human and Social Sciences, Faculty of Letters, Institute of Human and Social Sciences, Faculty of Letters

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2018
 - 
Today
Professor, Faculty of Intercultural Studies, Komatsu University
 
Apr 2003
 - 
Mar 2018
Professor, Faculty of Humanities, Kanazawa University
 

Education

 
 
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1980
Graduate School, Division of Humanities, The University of Tokyo
 
 
 - 
1977
Graduate School, Division of Humanities, The University of Tokyo
 
 
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1975
Faculty of Foreign Language, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
 

Committee Memberships

 
2004
   
 
The Chinese Language Society of Japan  President
 
2000
 - 
2002
The International Association of Chinese Linguistics  Excecutive Committee member
 
2004
   
 
-: The Chinese Language Society of Japan President
 
2000
 - 
2002
: The International Association of Chinese Linguistics Excecutive Committee member
 

Published Papers

 
Chinese tonal neutralization across dialects: From typological, geographical, and diachronic perspectives
IWATA Ray
Kubozono, Haruo and Mikio Giriko eds. Tonal Change and Neutralization, Phonology and Phonetics Series 27, DE GRUYTER MOUTON   156-199   Mar 2018   [Refereed][Invited]
Chinese Geolinguistics: History, Current Trend and Theoretical Issues
IWATA Ray
Dialectologia, Special Issue   1 97-121   2010   [Invited]
Homonymic and Synonymic Collisions in the Northeastern Jiangsu Dialect - On the formation of geographically complementary distributions –
IWATA Ray
Linguistic Studies in Chinese and its Neighboring Languages: Festschrift in Honor of Professor Pang-hsin Ting on His Seventieth Birthday, Language and Linguistics Monograph Series Number W-6, Academia Sinica   1035-1058   Aug 2006   [Invited]
The Jianghuai Area as a Core of Linguistic Innovation and Diffusion: A Case of the Kinship Term "ye爷"
IWATA Ray
In Memory of Professor Li Fang-kuei:Essays of Linguistic Change and the Chinese Dialects, University of Washington and Academia Sinica   179-196   Sep 2000   [Refereed]
Linguistic Geography of Chinese Dialects - Project on Han Dialects (PHD)-
IWATA Ray
Cahiers de Linguistique Asie Orientale, Vol.24-2, EHESS-CRLAO   24(2) 195-227   Nov 1995   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Rint SYBESMA ed. Encyclopedia of Chinese Language and Linguistics (5 Volumes)
IWATA Ray (Part:Contributor, Dialect and Language Atlases of China, Dialect Geography (Geolinguistics))
Brill   2016   
The Interpretative Maps of Chinese Dialects, Volume two
IWATA Ray (Part:Editor)
Kobun Press   Feb 2012   
The Interpretative Maps of Chinese Dialects
IWATA Ray (Part:Editor)
Hakuteisha   Dec 2009   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Linguistic Geography of Chinese Dialects
Project Year: 1990 - 2006
Experimental Studies of Chinese Phonetics
Project Year: 2000 - 2004