WATANABE Yoshio

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Name
WATANABE Yoshio
Affiliation
Tokyo Metropolitan University
Job title
Professor Emeritus
Degree
M.A.(Tokyo Metropolitan University), Ph.D.(Tokyo Metropolitan University)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1975
 - 
1976
Promoted Researcher of JSPS
 
1976
 - 
1979
Fulltime Lecturer of Atomi-Gakuen Women's Univ.
 
1979
 - 
1980
Associate Professor of Atomi-Gakuen Women's Univ.
 
1980
 - 
1983
Associate Professor of Musashi University
 
1983
 - 
1988
Professor of Musashi University
 
1988
 - 
1993
Associate Professor of Tokyo Metropolitan Univ.
 
1993
 - 
2005
Professor of Tokyo Metropolitan University
 
2009
 - 
2012
Professor, Chubu University
 
2012
 - 
Mar 2017
Professor, Kokugakuin University
 
Apr 2017
 - 
Today
Part-time Lecturer, Gradusate school of literature, Kokugakuin University
 
May 2017
 - 
Today
an honorary membership, Japanese Society of Cultural Anthroplogy
 

Books etc

 
Utage : the Feasts(Co-writing)
Kobun-do Pub. co.   1975   
Okinawan Social Organization and Cosmology
Shin-sen sha Pub. co.   1985   
Okinawan Rituals : An Ethnography of Higashi Village
Daiichi shobo Pub. co.   1987   
Problems of the Study on Folk Knowledge : Okinawan Anthropology of Knowledge
Gaifu Sha Pub. co.   1990   
Feng-shui Thoughts in East Asia
Jinbun Shoin Pub. co.   1990   
Social Anthropology of Han-Chinese Folk Religions
Daiichi Shobo Pub. co.   1991   
Okinawan Cultural Features Comparing with World Cultures
Okinawan Times Pub. co.   1993   
Study of Feng-shui Thought,or the Geography of Landscape on Vital Force(chi)
Jinbun Shoin Pub. co.   1994   
Chinese Folk Religion : Social Anthropological Approach(Chinese Version)
Tian-jin people's pub. Co.   1998   
Feng-shui Thought in East Asian Societies
Lamper Enterprises co. LTD.   1999   
Feng-shui, or the Chinese Geography of"Qi".
Lamper Enterprises co. LTD.   2000   
Social Anthropology of Feng-shui
Fukyo Publishers   2001   
Spreading and Changing of Okinawan Culture
Youji Publishers   2002   
Special ed.: Chinese Religion on the Back Street
Intringing Asia: Bensei pub. Co.   2003   
the Feast as a Global Culture(editor in chief)
Bensei pub. co.   2004   
Feng-shui Thought and East Asia (Korean Version)
WATANABE Yoshio
Ehak Pub.Co.Korea   Nov 2010   
'A Closer Look at Okinawa'
WATANABE Yoshio
Minsokwon Pub.Co.   Oct 2014   
Life and Religious Styles in China: As the Han-Chinese Cultural System
WATANABE Yoshio
Shinwa Pub.Co.   Dec 2017   

Education

 
 
 - 
1969
Faculty of Liberal Arts, Saitama University
 
 
 - 
1975
Graduate School, Division of Social Sciences, Tokyo Metropolitan University
 

Committee Memberships

 
1989
 - 
1993
Japanese Association of Folklore Studies  director
 
1995
   
 
Japanese Association of Comparative Histories on the Family  director
 
1996
 - 
2000
Japanese Association of Cultural Anthropology  director
 
2003
   
 
Chinese Society of Folklore Studies  Oversea Director
 

Awards & Honors

 
1985
Okinawan Prize of Iha-Fuyuu
 
1989
Administrative Teatimonial of Higashi Village, Okinawa
 
1993
Prize of the Promotion for Okinawan Studies
 
2005
Chinese Prize of Excellent Folklore Studies
 

Misc

 
A Comparative Study according to the Statistics on Social Consciousness of Feng-shui Customs in East Asia
The Journal of Social Sciences & Humanities, Tokyo Metropolitan University   271,1〜57    1996
Feng-shui Thought as An Eastern Theory : A Social Anthropological Approach
iichiko:Journal of Inter cultural and Transdisciplinary Studies   38,99〜120    1996
Envirommental Perception as an Eastasian thought
Iwanami Series : Cultural Anthropology(Ethnography of Human on the Environment)   2 14-39   1997
the Chinese Civilization viewed from Okinawa-amemoranadum-
Suenari, M. ed. "Zhong-Yuan, Civilized Centre and Peripherals-Viewpoints from Anthropological Fields, Edition Fuukyo-shapub Co   243-261   1999
Feng-shui and Physiognomy : Is the Same Contents between East and West Geography?
the Japan Institute of Folk House   (117) 21-28   2000

Works

 
Anthropological Research on Feng-shui Customs of Yonagunian people in Okinawa
1990
Anthropological Research on Social Problems of Old Ages in Okinawa
1991
Folkloric Research on Folk Cultures of Agriculture in Mainland China
1992 - 1997
Social Anthropological Research on Folk Religion and Folk Feng-shui Custom in Mainland China
1993 - 1994
Interdisciplinary Researchs on Policies of Environment and Traffics in Mainland China
1995 - 1996
Social Anthropological Research on Folk Religions in Taiwan, China
1997 - 1998
Preliminary Research on Korean Feng-shui notions
1999
Co-Research among Japan and China on the Invention of Tradition
2001 - 2003
International Cooperative Research on the Traditions
2001 - 2003
Cooperative Research of the Harmonies between Beijing City Development Plan and the residents' Lifes
2003 - 2005
Interdisciplinary Research regarding the Harmony between the City Development Plan for the Beijing Olympic Opening and the Resident's Lifes
2003 - 2005
Anthropological Research on the Market Economy of Chinese Religions
2003 - 2007
Collecting Research of Personal Clendar and Almanacs in Japan
2004 - 2006
Study of African chinese, China Japanese, Okinawa Chinese
WATANABE Yoshio   The Others   May 2010 - Mar 2014
Project of Writing Ethnography for our Informants
WATANABE Yoshio   The Others   May 2016 - May 2017

Research Grants & Projects

 
Anthropological Study on Feng-shui Thought in East Asia
Cooperative Research on the Market Economies of Chinese Religions
Project Year: 2003 - 2007
Chinese Policy and Perception of Environment
Research on Folk Religions in China
Activities on Making Theories in East Asia