YOSHIDA Masanori

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YOSHIDA Masanori
Ph. D(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), AM(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), MA(Rikkyo University)
Research funding number

Research Areas



Faculty of Economics, Rikkyo University
Geography, Graduate School, Division of Letters, Rikkyo University
Cultural Anthropology, Department of Anthropology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Geography, Graduate School, Division of Letters, Rikkyo University

Published Papers

Cross-Cultural Marriage in the Global Age:Young Japanese Women in Indonesia
Studies in Internationa Relations   26(1) 59-79   Jul 2005   [Refereed]
The Study of Ethnicity and Urban Food Behavior:A Case Study of the Minangkabau of Medan, Indonesia
Studies in International Relations   28(1) 197-208   Jul 2007
For the Study of Intercultural Marriage in the Global Age
Afrasia:Contemporary Asia Africa Cener   1 25-27   Mar 2004   [Refereed]
Intercultural Marriage and Cross-Cultural Exchange
Studies in International Relations   23(4) 117-137   2003
Izu Cultural Studies:Geographical and Ethnological Accounts of the Izu Peninsula, Shizuoka Prefecture
Studies in International Relations   25(1) 229ー239   Jul 2004   [Refereed]


Anthropological Study of Folk Medical Practices in the multi-ethnic Settings of North Sumatra, Indonesia
Masnori Yoshida
Studies in International Relations   34(1) 97-101   Oct 2013   [Refereed]
The result of medical anthropological research in the multi-ethnic settings of North Sumatra, Indonesia.The author focusses on the interaction of different ethnicity in the medical treatment in the multi-medical, multi-ethnic settings.
The practice of filed work and the experience of daily life-a case stuy in North Sumatra, Indonesia
Masanori Yoshida
international Cultural Expression Studies   9 327-334   Mar 2013   [Refereed]
The practice of anthropological field research and experience of daily life with family. It vivid story attracts many readers.
Hakone Ekiden Story, 88Let's have a final dash!
Yoshida, Masanori
Expressions   8 417-422   Mar 2012   [Refereed][Invited]
Young love story with main character Yuta, Hakone ekiden runner. His ernest and energetic character attract many readers. It reflects the author's life story and field research.

Books etc

Anthropology of Folk Medicine :Medical Systems in Southeast Asia
Jun 2000   
The World of Afrasia Past, Present and Future of Asia
Contemporary Asia Africa Center (Part:Joint Work)
Afrasia Bunka Sha   Sep 2012   
Encounters:East Asian Transnational Migrants and Culture in a Global World
Zayed University Press   Oct 2010   ISBN:9978-9948-16-3985
Cross-Cultural Marriages of Japanese Women in Jakarta,Indonesia:Studies of Life in a Different Cultural Context
Suriving in the Cross-cultural marriage
Shinsen sha   Sep 2010   
Cross-cultural marriage between Japanese and Indonesians is studied through interviews. different generation of Japanese women and working Japanese men in Jakarta, Japanese Indonesian family in Medan, and Indonesian housewives in Japan are conside...
Japanese English:Language and Culture Contact
Masashi Kato (Part:Joint Work)
Shinsen sha   Jul 2010   ISBN:978-4-7877-1009-3

Conference Activities & Talks

Indonesia in the Global Age
International Symposium 2012, Japan and Southeast Asia:Past, Present and Future   16 Nov 2012   The Institute of International Relations, Nihon University
Cross-cultural Marriage in the Global Age:A case of young Japanese women in Indonesia
Department of Anthropology, Illinois State University   Aug 2011   Depatment of Anthropology, Illinois State University
Folk Healers of Indonesia:Ethnicity meets medical practices in North Sumatra,Indonesia
Department of Anthropology, Illinois State University   Aug 2011   Department of Anthropology, Illinois State University
Thinking about Multiethinc Indonesia
Jun 2011   College of International Relations, Nihon University
Cross-cultural Marraiage of the Japanese Women in Jakarta:Different life styles in generation
Public lecture   Feb 2011   Indonesia University of Education


Nihon University College of International Relations, Department of International Liberal Arts Professor
Apr 2008
Japanese Diaspora:
Conflict and Coexistence between parents and children -case study of cross-cultural Japanese family in Indonesia
Cross-cultural Marriage of the Japanese men in Indonesia
Inter-Cultural Marriage and Practice of Cultural Exchange-Life Styles of Indonesian Women and Their Family in Japan