YOKOYAMA Toshio

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Name
YOKOYAMA Toshio
Degree
D. Phil. Oxon.(The University of Oxford)

Academic & Professional Experience

 
 
   
 
Shiga University 
 
 
   
 
Professor, Kyoto University Hall of Global Environmental Research
 
1972
 - 
1981
Kyoto University, Research Fellow
 
1981
 - 
1998
Kyoto University, Associate Professor
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1983
The University of Oxford
 
 
 - 
1970
Faculty of Law, Kyoto University
 
 
 - 
1972
Graduate School of Law (M.LL. course in politics), Faculty of Law, Kyoto University
 

Committee Memberships

 
1978
   
 
European association for Japanese Studies  member
 

Awards & Honors

 
1993
Information Processing Society Research Award
 

Misc

 
Frederic Marshall as an Employee of the Japanese Legation in Paris
Edward R. Beauchamp & Akira lriye, eds. , "Foreign Employees in Nineteenth-Century Japan".   259-278    1990
Gaijin : The Foreigner in Japan
The Electric Geisha, Atsushi UEDA ed. , Tokyo : Kodansha International   175-184   1994
Die Rolle der Setsuyoshu im Zivilisations-und Kulturprozess
Buch und Bild als gesellschaftliches Kommunikationsmittel in Japan einst und jetzt(Wien : Literas)   75-92   1995
Patterns of Usage of Setsuyoshu, the Popular Household Encyclopedias of Nineteenth-century Japan : a graphic analysis of wear and tear on the bottom surface of surviving copies.
Social Survey Report of the Institute for Research in Humanities, Kyoto University   38,1-127    1998
IN QUEST OF CIVILITY : Conspicuous Uses of Household Encyclopedias in Nineteenth-Century Japan
ZINBUN, Annals of the Institute for Research in Humanities, Kyoto University   34(1) 197-222   2000

Books etc

 
Japan in the Victorian Mind, A Study of Stereotyped Images of a Nation, 1850-80
Macmillan Press(London)   1987   
視覚の一九世紀-人間・技術・文明(編著)
思文閣出版   1992   
貝原益軒-天地和楽の文明学(編著)
平凡社   1995   
二十一世紀の花鳥風月(共編著)
中央公論社   1998   
鮫島尚信在欧外交書簡録(共編著)
思文閣出版   2002   

Works

 
General Editor, of "SANSAI", the journal of the Grove of Universal Learning, Graduate school of Global Environmental Studies, Kyoto University (Pre-Inaugural Issue)
2004
The Kyoto/Seoul Symposium on Linguistic Challenges in the Modern Sciences
2002

Research Grants & Projects

 
Language and Stable Society
A socio-historical study of Japanese household encyclopedias : Setsuy(]E86CC[)sh(]E86CE[)and (]E86BF[)zassho
Euro-Japanese cultural relations in the 19th century
Study to reduce the growing inaccessibility of modern scientific nomenclatures