TANAKA Jiro

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Name
TANAKA Jiro
Affiliation
Kyoto University
Section
Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies, Division of African Area Studies, Department of Cultural Ecology
Degree
Master of Sociology, Doctor of Science

Research Areas

 
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1970
Graduate School, Division of Sociology, The University of Tokyo
 
 
 - 
1964
Zoology, Faculty of Science, Kyoto University
 

Misc

 
A study of the comparative ecology of African gatherer-hunters with special reference to San (Bushman-speaking people) and Pygmies.
Senri Ethnological Studies   1    1979
Adaptation to arid environment : a comparative study of hunter-gatherers and pastoralists in Africa.
African Study Monographs, Supplenemtary Issue   1    1982
Social integration of the San society from the viewpoint of sexual relationships.
African Study Monographs   9(3)    1989
Egalitarianism and the cash economy among the Central Kalahari San.
Senri Ethnological Studies   30    1991
Coexistence of nature and man from a point of view of ecological anthropology
Tropics   1,2/3    1991

Books etc

 
The Bushmen.
1971   
A san Vocabulary of the Central Kalahari.
1978   
The San : Hunter-Gatherers of the Kalahari : A Study in Ecological Anthropology.
1980   
Ecological Anthropology in African Societies.
1986   
Comparative ecology of African hunter-gatherers.
1984   

Works

 
A study of ecological anthropology on pastoral and agrico-pastoral peoples in arid area of northern Kenya.
1980
A study on human behavior and adaptation in arid area of Africa.
1982 - 1984
A study of ecological anthropology on the consistency and change of traditional African societies.
1988 - 1990
Anthropological study of changing socio-ecology of the San
1992 - 1994
Study of the ethno-dirersity in the Kalahari and its ecotone
1995 - 1997

Research Grants & Projects

 
A study of ecological anthropology on African hunter-gatherers
Changing process of minority groups in Africa