NOMURA Masuhiro

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NOMURA Masuhiro
Hokkaido University
Graduate School of Letters, Division of Linguistics and Literature, Linguistics and Western Languages
Job title
Ph.D. in Linguistics(University of California, San Diego), MA(The University of Tokyo)

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 1996
Mar 2001
Lecturer, Department of English, Japan Women's University
Apr 2001
Mar 2014
Associate professor, Graduate School of Letters/The Faculty of Letters, Hokkaido University
Apr 2014
Professor, The Graduate School of Letters/The Faculty of Letters, Hokkaido University


Apr 1983
Mar 1987
Faculty of Letters, University of Tokyo
Apr 1987
Mar 1990
Graduate School (MA course), Division of Humanities, University of Tokyo
Apr 1990
Graduate School (Doctoral course), Division of Humanities, University of Tokyo
Sep 1991
Mar 1996
Department of Linguistics, University of California, San Diego (Graduate Program)

Published Papers

Review: Language and Time: A Cognitive Linguistics Approach, By Vyvyan Evans
NOMURA Masuhiro
English Linguistics   32(2) 442-453   Dec 2015   [Refereed][Invited]
言語研究 = Journal of the Linguistic Society of Japan   (143) 1-28   Mar 2013   [Refereed]
Nomura Masuhiro
Journal of the graduate school of letters   5 41-63   Mar 2010
Cognitive phonology, as proposed by Lakoff (1988, 1993) and Goldsmith (1989, 1990, 1991, 1993), is a phonological theory that questions the foundational assumptions of generative phonology, doing away with the notions of "derivations" and "extrins...
The Internally-Headed Relative Clause Construction in Japanese: A Cognitive Grammar Approach
NOMURA Masuhiro
Department of Linguistics, University of California, San Diego      2000   [Refereed]
Toward a Better Understanding of “Relative Clauses”: with Special Reference to “Internally-Headed Relative Clauses
NOMURA Masuhiro
English Linguistics   17(1) 193-219   2000   [Refereed]
On the Relevancy Condition of the Japanese Internally-headed Relative Clause Construction
NOMURA Masuhiro
Journal. Faculty of Humanities, Japan Women's University   46 91-113   1997
The Ubiquity of the Fluid Metaphor in Japanese: A Case Study
NOMURA Masuhiro
POETICA   46 41-75   1996   [Invited]
A Descriptive Note on Malagasy Verbal Complementation and the Binding Hierarchy: with special reference to the occurrence of the complementizer fa.
NOMURA Masuhiro
Kansas Working Papers in Linguistics   20 101-115   1995   [Refereed]
The Semantics of the Content Clause Construction in English
NOMURA Masuhiro
English Linguistics   10 184-210   1993   [Refereed]
LANGUAGE AS FLUID: A Description of the Conduit Metaphor in Japanese
NOMURA Masuhiro
Kansas Working Papers in Linguistics   18 75-90   1993   [Refereed]
Problem Solving as a Means of Creating Coherence in Narrative Reading
NOMURA Masuhiro
Linguistic Research: Working Papers in English Linguistics   6 93-107   1988

Books etc

NOMURA Masuhiro
Hituzi Syobo   May 2014   ISBN:9784894766082
Masatomo Ukaji et al. eds., Current Issues in English Linguistics
NOMURA Masuhiro (Part:Contributor, Conceptual Overlap in Complex Sentence Constructions: A Cognitive Grammar Account)
Kaitakusha   Sep 2003   

Research Grants & Projects

Cognitive Linguistic Study of Complex Sentences
Project Year: 2000