HIRAI Kyonosuke

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Name
HIRAI Kyonosuke
Affiliation
National Museum of Ethnology
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Ph. D.(University of London(United Kingdom)), Ms.Sc.(University of London(United Kingdom))

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Jan 2013
 - 
Today
Professor, National Museum of Ethnology
 
2001
 - 
2012
Associate Professor, National Museum of Ethnology
 
1995
 - 
2000
Research Fellow, National Museum of Ethnology
 

Education

 
Oct 1992
 - 
Sep 1998
Social Anthroplogy, Department of Anthropology, London School of Economics and Political Science
 
 
 - 
1998
Social Anthropology, Anthropology, London School of Economics and Political Science
 
Oct 1991
 - 
Sep 1992
Social Anthropology, Department of Anthropology, University College London
 
 
 - 
1988
Department of Sociology, Faculty of Arts and Letters, Tohoku University
 

Misc

 
Exhibition of Power: Factory Woman's Use of the Housewarming Ceremony in a Northern Thai Village
"Cultural Crisis and Social Memory: Modernity and Identity in Thailand and Laos" London: Routledge Curzon   185-201    2002
Making Up the Home -Maodern Consumption of Northern Thai Factory Women-
Tai Culture   6(1) 116-130   1999
Women, Family and Factory Work in Northern Thailand -An Anthropological Study of a Japanese Factory and its Workers' Villages-
Ph. D. Thesis, University of London      1998
A Practice Approach to the Japanese Company : loyalty, harmony, and incentives
Asian Review   9 1-38   1995

Books etc

 
Social movements and the production of knowledge: body, practice, and society in East Asia
HIRAI Kyonosuke (Part:Contributor, Social Movements and the Production of Knowledge: Body, Practice, and Society in East Asia)
National Museum of Ethnology   2016   
Storytelling as political practice: habitus and social change in the Minamata disease movement
HIRAI Kyonosuke (Part:Contributor, Social Movements and the Production of Knowledge: Body, Practice, and Society in East Asia)
National Museum of Ethnology   2016   
Preserving the community: the rise of museum movements in rural Thailand
HIRAI Kyonosuke (Part:Contributor, Communities of Potential: Social Assemblages in Thailand and Beyond)
Silkworm Books   2016   
Community as Practice
HIRAI Kyonosuke (Part:Editor)
Feb 2012   
From Village to Factory
HIRAI Kyonosuke
Feb 2011   

Works

 
Cognition and Practice : An Anthropological Approach
1997 - 1998
Reconsidering the Community of Practice
1999
Religion and Social Space
2001 - 2003

Research Grants & Projects

 
Anthropological study of Modern Institutions
Project Year: 2001   
Social Space and Time
Cooperative Research
Project Year: 2007 - 2009
Political Anthropology of Communities
Project Year: 2006 - 2008