YOSHIMURA Kohji

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Name
YOSHIMURA Kohji
Nickname
handle0042020
E-mail
p925122kansai-u.ac.jp
Mobile mail
yoshim.colorezweb.ne.jp
Affiliation
Kansai Gaidai College
Section
Division of English and American Studies
Job title
教授
Degree
Master of Arts.(Kansai University), Master of Arts(Kansai Gaidai University)
Research funding number
40158499

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1995
   
 
- Kansai Gaidai College, the English Language Course,
 
1987
 - 
1995
Kansai Gaidai College, the English Language Course,
 
1980
 - 
1987
Kansai Gaidai College, the English Language Course,
 
1978
 - 
1980
Osaka Prefectural Otemae Senior High School, Part-time Course,
 
1975
 - 
1978
Osaka Prefectural Ichioka Senior High School, Part-time Course,
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1982
Germanic Language and Culture, Foreign Language Postgraduate Course, Kansai Gaidai University
 
 
 - 
1973
English Language Course, Foreign Language Department, Kansai Gaidai University
 

Committee Memberships

 
2004
   
 
The Stylistic Society of Japan  director
 
2004
   
 
The Color Society of Japan  Organizer of Kansai Branch Office
 
2001
   
 
The Society of Text Study  Organizer
 
1999
 - 
2002
The Society of Verbal Expression  director, a member of editorial board
 
1992
 - 
2000
Kansai Society of the English Language and Literature  director, a member of editorial board
 

Published Papers

 
Japanese Color Names Reflecting Dyeing: With a Focus on Their Color Terms in Brown Regions Including More than 100 Browns
YOSHIMURA Kohji, YAMADA Yuko, Stephen Shrader
AIC 2015 TOKYO, Nidterm Meeting, Proceedings   245-250   May 2015
Tricolon Meeting the Criteria of Teaching Materials for Active Learning: The Variety of Cultural Differences between English and Japanese
YOSHIMURA Kohji
Journal of Inquiry and Research of Kansai Gaidai University   (100) 321-338   Sep 2014   [Refereed]
Characteristics of Japanese color names for wood culture: with a focus on color terms in gray regions including more than one hundred mouse colors
YOSHIMURA Kohji, YAMADA Yuko, SHRADER Stephen
The 2nd Conference of Asia Color Association URBAN COLOR FOR LIFE: Conference Proceedings   157-160   Sep 2014
Differences on Stone Culture and Wood Culture between English and Japanese Color Terms: With a Focus on Color Words in Gray Regions such as Mouse, Beige, Flint, and Charcoal Gray
YOSHIMURA Kohji, YAMADA Yuko
Journal of the Color Science Association of Japan   38(3) 158-159   May 2014
The Diversity of Cultural Differences between English and Japanese Culture Terms: With a Focus on Color Words in Achromatic Regions such as White Lead, Snow White, Ivory Black, and Raven
YOSHIMURA Kohji, YAMADA Yuko
Journal of the Color Science Association of Japan   37(6) 602-603   Nov 2013

Misc

 
A Commemorative Exhibition of Rare Books on Chromatics for AIC 2015 TOKYO
YOSHIMURA Kohji, Stephen R. Shrader
1-20   May 2015   [Invited]
Various Methods for Nurturing Instantanious Response in English Education: Toward Application of the Common European Framework (CEFR)
YOSHIMURA Kohji
Higher Education Research of Kansai Gaidai FD Committee   (4) 156-160   Mar 2015
How to Overcome University Freshmen's Weaknesses in Learning English: Contributions of Language and Culture in English Education
YOSHIMURA Kohji
Higher Education Research of Kansai Gaidai FD Committee   (3) 185-189   Dec 2013
Synopsis of the General Meeting
YOSHIMURA Koji
Hyogen Kenkyu   (94) 51-53   Oct 2011   [Invited]
Relationship between Common Color Terms and Genre in Contemporary Japanese: Results of an Analysis of a Survey of 300 People regarding Color Terms and Images
YOSHIMURA Koji, YAMADA Yuko, YOKOI Nozomi
Journal of the Color Science Association of Japan   35(Supplement) 64-65   May 2011

Books etc

 
(ed.) Aspects of the Future of Cultural Exchanges: The Light and Dark Sides of Globalization
Osaka-Kyoiku-Tosho   2008   ISBN:978-4-271-11777-3 C3
(co-ed.) Aspects of Language and Culture Studies
Osaka-Kyoiku-Tosho   2008   ISBN:978-4-271-11776-6-C3
(ed.) The Essence of Language, Culture, and Education: Essays in Honor of Prof. Reiichi Horii's Eightieth Birthday
Osaka-Kyoiku-Tosho   2006   ISBN:4-271-11759-5 C3098
(ed.) The Five Bodily Senses and Their Expressions in English: The Power of Synesthetic Expressions
Sanshusha   2004   ISBN:4-384-01894-0 C3082

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Relationship between Common Color Terms and Genre in Contemporary Japanese: Results of an Analysis of a Survey of 300 People regarding Color Terms and Images
YOSHIMURA Koji, YAMADA Yuko, YOKOI Nozomi
Color Science Association of Japan, 42d Annual Meeting   May 2011   
Research on the Preference for Japanese Common and Katakana Color Names in Contemporary Japanese: Results of the Analysis of Our Survey of Color Terms and Images of 300 people
YOSHIMURA Koji, YAMADA Yuko
Feb 2011   
Color Contrasts Expressed in Van Gogh's Fascination with Nature: A Sense of Beauty of Japanese Woodblock Prints (ukiyoe)
YOSHIMURA Koji, YAMADA Yuko
Color Science Association of Japan, 41st Annual Meeting   May 2010   
Terms and Diversity of Images of 15 Basic Color Terms in Contemporary Japanese; Results of our Survey of Color and Their Images of 400 Students
YOSHIMURA Koji, YAMADA Yuko, YOKOI Nozomi
Feb 2010   
A Supplement to Maerz and Paul's Dictionary of Color (1930, 1950) (Part 4)
YOSHIMURA Koji
Color Science Association of Japan, 40th Annual Meeting   May 2009   
Characteristics of Common Color Terms in Contemporary Japanese: Results of the Analysis of Our Survey of Color Terms and Images of 300 People
YOSHIMURA Koji, YAMADA Yuko
Feb 2009   
A Supplement to Maerz and Paul's Dictionary of Color (1930, 1950) (Part 3)
YOSHIMURA Koji
Color Science Association of Japan, 39th Annual Meeting   May 2008   
A Supplement to Maerz and Paul's Dictionary of Color (1930, 1950) (Part 2)
YOSHIMURA Koji
Color Science Association of Japan, 38th Annual Meeting   May 2007   
The Significance of the Existence of Blue Color as a Public Color: Between Environmental Colors and Security Lighting
YOSHIMURA Koji
Feb 2007   
Expressional Characteristics of New English Color Names Appearing in the First Half of the 20th Century
YOSHIMURA Koji
Color Science Association of Japan, 36th Annual Meeting   May 2006   

Works

 
Five Senses and Their Expressions in English
1996 - 2001

Research Grants & Projects

 
Aspects of the Future of Cultural Exchangges
Project Year: 2006   
Five Senses and Their Expressions in English
Interdisciprinary Researches(Special Research)
Project Year: 2002 - 2007
Study on Color Expressions in Medieval English Literature
Interdisciprinary Researches(Special Research)
Project Year: 1980 - 2004