KURACHI Akemi

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Name
KURACHI Akemi
Affiliation
Hiroshima University
Job title
Professor,Researcher
Degree
(ph. D.), M. Ed.

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
2001
   
 
- Professor, Grad. Sch. of Edu.
 
1976
 - 
1982
R.A, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
 
 
   
 
Hiroshima University
 
1993
 - 
2001
 Associate Professor, Grad. Sch. of Edu.
 
 
   
 
Hiroshima University.
 
1990
 - 
1993
 Associate Prof. Dept. of International Relations, Ritsumeikan University
 
1986
 - 
1990
 Assistant Prf. Dept. of Letters/ International Relations, Ritsumeikan Univ.
 
1984
   
 
- Lecturer,Osaka University of Foreign Language
 
1984
 - 
1983
 Researcher, Institute of Child Behavior and Development,University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
 
1983
 - 
1982
 Post Doctoral Fellow, Grad. School of Edu. Stanford University.
 
1983
 - 
1982
 Researcher, Committee on Culture and Cognition, Grad. School, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
 
1981
 - 
1982
 Latitia Walish Fellow, Grad. Sch. of Edu.
 
 
   
 
University of Illlinois at Urbana-Champaign
 
1981
 - 
1982
 University Fellow, Graduate School, Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
 

Education

 
1977
 - 
1979
Dept.of Educational Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
 
 
 - 
1982
Educational Psycho-logu, Graduate School, Division of Education, University of Illinois at Urbaua Champaign
 
 
 - 
1974
Faculty of Literature, Doshisha University
 

Misc

 
Qualitative Analysis of College Students who Engage in International Exchange
Research in Higher Education   28 77-92   2000
Realization of the Education necessary for a Society of peaceful coexistence : The Process of a University student Coping with her Cultural prejudice against overseas students
1 530-542   2000
A Review on Adjustment : An Analysis of Reports on the programs for Adjustment.
41-48   1998
Teacher Learning through Action Research : Experimenting with the Three-person Journal
8 33-41   1998
Foreign Student advising : Current Issues & Future Directions for University Faculty
Reseach in High Education   (27) 105-124   1998
Educating foreign students in Japanese Universities the Perspective of transcultural education
(7) 51-62   1997
Teacher learning in transcultural Education through journal ecxhange
Faculty of Education, kyushu Univ.   (50) 119-136   1997
Transcultural Education at the University level : Overcoming "Ibunka" in self
Hiroshima Peace Science   (20) 127-147   1997
Communication ability
62-66   1996
Independent studies for transcultural education : Rationales & practice.
(6) 1-8   1996
New ways to Educate Transcultural Mediators : Constructing a Support Network Centered in a University.
Research in Higher Education. Research Institude for Higher Education, Hiroshima University.   (25) 129-144   1996
At the Confluence of Transcultural Education & "Nihongo-Nihonjijo" Retrospect & prospect
Intercultural Education   (10) 75-88   1996
Intercultural Education of International Students : A case of attitude change.
The Paper of Japanese Language Education & Japanese studies, City Univ. of Hong Kong.   59-76   1995
Transcultural mediation (1) : A process of learning through "Action Research"
Bulletin of the Faculty of Education, Hiroshima University   (44) 173-181   1995
At the Coufluence of Cross-Cultural Counseling & Transcultural Education.
Association of International Education, Japan   7(9) 27-29   1995
Interactional Approach Using Students Journalistic Accounts : Comparison with Affective-Oriented second Lauguage Aquision Theories.
(4) 17-23   1994
Two Approaches for Intercultural Education : A Transition from GRP to IS.
Bulletin of the Faculty of Education, Hiroshima University   (43) 279-285   1994
"Nihonjijo" Reconsidered : The Possibilities of Global Perspective.
Hiroshima Peace Science   17 105-126   1994
Development of Interactional Approach to Student's Journalistic Accounts : Toward a new direction in Teaching Japanese Language & Culture
Journal of Japanese Language Teaching   (82) 123-133   1993
Japanese Women's Overseas experiences and its inpacts : a xilot study
4(2) 93-107   1991
Situational judgements of teachers & mothers : A comparison of Japanese & American responses.
3(1) 68-88   1990
Towards the intercultural understanding of foreign students in elementary level of Japanese language : Development of GRP(Group Research Projects).
Proceedings of the International Symposium on Japanese language Education at Nanzan University.   133-148   1990
Inter-Cultural understanding for learners in Japanese Language & culture Studies.
Journal of Japanese language Teaching   (71) 158-170   1990
Lives of Foreign Freshmem in the college : the present status Quo
1(1) 170-186   1988
A New approach for foreign students in an intermediate Japanese language & culture course.
Journal of Japanese Language Teaching   (68) 48-62   1988
A Cross-cultural Analysis of Teachers' and Parents' Perception of & Attitudes Toward conflict Situations: An Attributional Approach.
Japanese Psychological Research   131-138   1987
Japanese and American Mothers' & Teachers' Reactions to an Incident Involving a Child in School.
Journal of Cross-cultural Psychology   15 321-336   1984
A Cross-cultural Study of Maternal perceptual attributions & Behavioral Attributions by Parents & Teachers in Japan & the U. S. : Dynamic Situational paradigm of child-rearing Research
Dissertation Abstructs International   43 9-A   1983
Follow-up Studies : Are they worth the Trouble?
Journal of Teacher Education   32 18-24   1981
Attribution theory Applied to Role differences : The differences of Mothers' & preschool Teachers' attributions Within A culture and from a cross-culturel Perspective.
Master's Thesis University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign      1979

Books etc

 
Change from Within: A New Development for Transcultural Communication
KURACHI Akemi
2009   
Language and Education
2004   
Implicit Psychology
1988   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Japanese and American Mothers'and Teachers' Reactions to Three Incidents Involving a Child in School
KURACHI Akemi
an annual meeting of American Educational Research Association (AERA)   1984   
Reputations of Teacher Educators Among Members of Their Role Set
KURACHI Akemi
an annual meeting of American Educational Research Association   1982   

Works

 
Constructing a theory of intercultural learning : Development of Culture Transformation Theory.
1991 - 1992
A study of principles & methods of intercultural education for foreign undergraduates.
1986 - 1992
Curriculum development of Japanese culture Studies for foreign students : Developing an interactional approach using student's journalistic accounts.
1986 - 1992
A study of cross-Cultural counseling for foreign students in Japanese university setting.
1986 - 1992
Application of culture-assimilator approach for intercultural education.
1979 - 1983
Cross-cultural analysis of teachers' & Parents' attribution, role perception, communication style, & attitudes in Japan & the U. S. .
1979 - 1984
Ethnographical study on Japanese young child's inter-cultural adaptation process.
1976 - 1977
A study of Japanese language learners living conditions &their degree of cultural learning.
1984 - 1992
Oversea Chinese beliefs, attitudes & values towards their Chinese culture, Western culture & their mainstream culture.
1978
Empirical study of attitudes & beliefs of faculty in teacher traning programrs in American universities.
1980 - 1982
Empirical study of values & attitudes of Japanese females with long-term overseas living experiences.
1991 - 1992
Modeling effects on creative activity : Effects of Japanese model on American-Japanese, & Caucasian children.
1977 - 1978
Study of training undergraduates as the experts of intercultural education & cross-cultural counseling.
1993
Curriculum development of intercultural education for Japanese students in the universities.
1993
Study of Japanese language acquisition & cultural understanding.
1993 - 1997
Development & application of an interactional approach using students' Journalistic accounts.
1993
File Project : Study of principles & issues related to foreign student exchange in Japanese universities.
1993 - 1997
Case study on American schools in Japan.
1993
Ethnographic Research on Cultural Adaptation by Foreign Students in Japan.
1995

Research Grants & Projects

 
Constructing ideas & developing methods of intercultural education in Japanese University
Exploiting training programs for intercultural educators & the professionals of foreign Student exchange in Japanese Universities.
cultural learning