KATAKURA Motoko

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Name
KATAKURA Motoko
Affiliation
International Research Center for Japanese Studies
Job title
Professor Emeritus
Degree
Master(Chuo University), Doctorate(The University of Tokyo)
Other affiliation
National Museum of EthnologyThe Graduate University for Advanced Studies

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
2008
 - 
Today
Professor Emeritus, International Research Center for Japanese Studies
 
2005
 - 
2008
Director-General, International Research Center for Japanese Studies
 
1993
 - 
Today
Professor Emeritus, National Museum of Ethnology
 
1993
 - 
Today
Professor Emeritus, The Graduate University for Advanced Studies
 
1993
 - 
2005
Professor, Chuo University
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1968
Graduate School, Division of Letters, Chuo University
 
 
 - 
1974
Graduate School, Division of Science, The University of Tokyo
 
 
 - 
1962
Department of English Language and Literature, Faculty of Arts and Science, Tsuda College
 

Committee Memberships

 
1965
   
 
The Association of Japanese Geographers  Member
 
1970
   
 
Middle East Studies Association  Member
 
1970
   
 
Society of Women Geographers  Member
 
1983
   
 
British Society for Middle Eastern Studies  Member
 
1985
   
 
Japan Association for Middle Eastern Studies  Councilor
 

Awards & Honors

 
1980
Award for the Promotion of Studies on Developing Countries, Institute of Developing Economics, Japan External Trade Organization
 
1982
Kakumu Kinen Zaidan Yushu Tosho Sho (Kakumu Foundation Book Prize)
 
1983
Sekiyu Bunka Sho (Petroleum Culture Award)
 
1984
Esso Kenkyu Shorei Sho (Esso Research Promotion Award)
 
1991
Daido Life Insurance Regional Studies Award
 

Misc

 
Challenges Facing Women
Foreign Student Leadership Project      1960
“Ethico-Religious Concepts in the Qur'an” by Toshihiko Izutsu
Contemporary Religious in Japan   8(2)    1966
ETHICO-RELIGIOUS CONCEPTS IN THE QURAN by Toshihiko Izutsu
Contemporary Religion in Japan、1967-6      1967
The Disintegration of the Matrilineal Family in Early Arabia reflected in the Quran
Japanese Association for Religious Studies   197    1968
Yabaniya fi Wadi Fatima
Al-Madinat Al-Muhawwara Jidda, Saudi Arabia.      1969

Books etc

 
Bedouin Village -A Study of Saudi Arabian People in Transition
1977   
Japan and Middle East
1982   
Yuboku no Tami Bedouin(Nomadic race Bedouin)
1982   
Sabaku he nobiyaka ni(Toward the Desert, Freely and Easily)
1987   
Gendai Isuram Shojiten(The Pocket Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World)
1987   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Trends in the Islamic World in the Twenty-first Century
Cultural Anthropological Research on Human Migration and Ethnic Harmony