TANAKA Takanobu

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TANAKA Takanobu
Osaka City University
Graduate School of Literature and Human Sciences, Language and Culture Course
Master of Literature

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 1991
Lecturer, Associate Professor, Professor, Osaka City University
Apr 1984
Mar 1991
Lecturer, Associate Professor, Faculty of Literature, Ohtani Women's College


Graduate School, Division of Letters, Hiroshima University
Faculty of Education, Osaka Kyoiku University

Awards & Honors

Nov 2016
Exploring the Globe through The Times and The Guardian, the Prize for an Excellent Textbook

Published Papers

Cultural Philanthropy and Narrative Strategy in Walter Besant's All Sorts and Conditions of Men
TANAKA Takanobu
(50) 1-17   Nov 2017   [Refereed]
Philanthropy or Pharisaism?: Images of Poor Children in Nineteenth Century London
TANAKA Takanobu
Studies in the Humanities   66 105-126   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Ladies Impelled to Philanthropic Activities in the fin-de-siecle East End
TANAKA Takanobu
Studies in the Humanities   65 81-96   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
The Bond of Sisterhood in Wives and Daughters
TANAKA Takanobu
Studies in the Humanities   62 45-58   Mar 2011   [Refereed]
The Image of the Common Soldier in the Boer War: The Eruption of the Heterogeneous
TANAKA Takanobu
Studies in the Humanities   60 110-124   Mar 2009   [Refereed]


"A Study of Hard Times: Men at the Mercy of Women"
Hiroshima Studies in English Language and Literature   45 57-68   2001
"A Study of Martin Chuzzlewit--Women, Transgression, and Retribution--"
Studies in Humanities   51(4) 87-103   1999
"Class and Taboo in Our Mutual Friend"
Studies in the Humanities   48(11) 49-72   1996
"Empire, Demarcation, and Home in ┣DBDombey(/)-┫DB ┣DBand(/)-┫DB ┣DBSon(/)-┫DB"
Studies in the Humanities   47(11) 115-133   1995
"Mother and Daughter in ┣DBDombey and Son(/)-┫DB"
Studies in the Humanities   46(13) 63-78   1994

Books etc

Sexuality and Victorian Culture
TANAKA Takanobu (Part:Joint Editor, Everywhere and Nowhere: Sexuality in the Victorian Age, Chinese Immigrants in the East End: The Relations between Chinese Men and White Women in the Fin-de-Siecle Slum Fiction)
Sairyusha   Dec 2016   
"Pip's Craving for Maternal Love"
"A Study of ┣DBGreat(/)-┫DB ┣DBExpectations(/)-┫DB -Commercialization and the True Gentleman-"
"A Study of ┣DBThe(/)-┫DB ┣DBOld(/)-┫DB ┣DBCuriosity(/)-┫DB ┣DBShop(/)-┫DB : Quilp and His Desire for the Inverted Relationship"
Essays on English Language and Literature in Honor of Michio Kawai   1993   
"A Study of ┣DBLittle(/)-┫DB ┣DBDorrit(/)-┫DB -The Rebellious People -"
Essays in Honour of Kazuso Ogoshi   1990   

Conference Activities & Talks

Arthur Morrison's Authorial Distance in A Child of the Jago [Invited]
TANAKA Takanobu
The 45th General Meeting of Osaka City University English Literary Society   2 Nov 2017   
Thomas Burke, Limehouse Nights: The Relations between Chinese Men and White Women [Invited]
TANAKA Takanobu
The 2016 General Meetins of the Chugoku-Shikoku Branch of the The English Literary Society of Japan   29 Oct 2016   
Sexual Politics in Slum Fiction: Margaret Harkness and the East End
TANAKA Takanobu
The 43th General Meeting of Osaka City University English Literary Society   6 Dec 2015   

Research Grants & Projects

Study on the Binary Opposition in Charles Dickens's Works