Yukawa Katsumi

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Yukawa Katsumi
Sophia University
Faculty of Human Sciences, Department of Education
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Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 1987
Mar 1988
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Apr 1990
Mar 1993
Kagawa University


Apr 1984
Mar 1987
Graduate School, Division of Education, Hiroshima University

Published Papers

Foundation and Expansion of the Word "Hoiku" (Early Childhood Education and Care) in Japan
Yukawa, Katsumi
Sophia University Studies in Education   (49) 37-57   Mar 2015
Reconsideration of the Meaning and Character of the Plan for Reforming the Educational System in 1884 as Educational History of Japan : Focusing on the Opinions and Movements in Prefectures
Yukawa, Katsumi
Sophia University Studies in Education   (49) 1-21   Mar 2015
Writer's Reply to the Commentator : The Refutation to Takenaka Teruo's Comment
(33) 37-53   Aug 2014
The Plans of Playroom for Infant and Nursery School in Early Meiji Period : The Origin of Simpler Kindergarten
Yukawa, Katsumi
Sophia University Studies in Education   (48) 15-27   Mar 2014
Reexamination of the Proclamation on Education System Order of 1872
(32) 1-23   Aug 2013   [Refereed]


Book Review : Kajiyama, M. (Edt.), Study on the History of Educational Associations in Modern Japan (2)
Journal of Japanese history of education   (31) 108-121   Aug 2012   [Invited]
Book review: R. Nagai, A Study of Japanese kindergarten buildings in the modern era
Yukawa Katsumi
Journal of Japanese history of education   (26) 88-101   Aug 2007   [Invited]

Books etc

Education for sustainable development and citizenship education in the multi-cultural societies
Yukawa Katsumi (Part:Joint Work)
Sophia University Press   Sep 2014   ISBN:9784324098554
『The history of Japan's preschool education and care : 2006.3』「Chapter1 History of Early Childhood Education and Care in Japan : An Overview」「2-3 Quantitative Expansion of Kindergarten」
Yukawa Katsumi
Ochanomizu University. Center for Women's Education and Development   Mar 2006   
The Study of the Establishment of the Kindergarten in Japan
Yukawa Katsumi
Kazama Shobo   Mar 2001   ISBN:4759912614
Historical Study of the Opinions on Kindergarten in Modern Times of Japan
Yukawa Katsumi
Mar 1996   
Paradox of Educational /Education of Padadox
Yukawa Katsumi (Part:Joint Work)
Jun 1994   ISBN:4887131941

Conference Activities & Talks

Transition from Kindergarten to Primary School: Examination from a Historical Perspective
YUKAWA Katsumi
World Education Research Association 2019:Focal Meeting in Tokyo   8 Aug 2019   World Education Research Association
The criticism of kidergarten in Europe and United States from the end of the 19th century to the beginning of the 20th century and its impact on Japan
The 8th International Froebel Society Conference   8 Sep 2018