SUZUKI Nanami

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Name
SUZUKI Nanami
Affiliation
National Museum of Ethnology
Section
Center for Research Development
Job title
Professor
Degree
Ph.D.(Ochanomizu University)
Other affiliation
The Graduate University for Advanced Studies

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2005
 - 
Mar 2007
Professor, Department of Anthropology, Kyoto Bunkyo University
 
1983
 - 
1988
Sagami Central Research Center of Chemistry
 
1981
 - 
1982
Sendai Research Center for Aromatic Compound
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1996
Graduate School, Doctral Research Course in Human Culture, Ochanomizu University
 
 
 - 
1981
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science, Tohoku University
 

Awards & Honors

 
1998
13th Aoyama Nao Award(History of women)
 

Published Papers

 
Narrative and Aging-in-place at a Multigenerational Living Facility in Switzerland
SUZUKI Nanami
Aging-friendly Communities in Super Aged Societies : Exploring Diverse Options for Aging in Place   87-100   Feb 2018
Promoting Aging in Place in a Changing Environment: Focusing on the Experiences of Private Sector Staff Caring for Older Adults
Aging-friendly Communities in Super Aged Societies: Exploring Diverse Options for Aging in Place   37-66   Feb 2018
Sharing Resources and Creating Various Age-friendly CommunitiesCommunities: Focusing on Activities Led by Residents of a Continuing Care Retirement Community in the U.S.
SUZUKI Nanami and Joe A. Springer
Aging-friendly Communities in Super Aged Societies : Exploring Diverse Options for Aging in Place   101-119   Feb 2018
Exploration of Inclusion toward the Aging-in-place of Older Adults Living with Dementia: Focusing on Memory Care Conducted by “Bridges” in the United States
SUZUKI Nanami
Bulletin of the National Museum of Ethnology   41(1) 79-101   Aug 2016   [Refereed]
Care as Self-help: Self-fashioning Conducted by Alternative Medicine in Antebellum America
SUZUKI Nanami
Senri Ethnological Report   120 93-118   Sep 2014   [Refereed]
Development of a Life-care Community as a "Town" Enriched with Diverse Ethnic Cultures: Focusing on the Cooperation of People Having Chinese and Japanese Cultural Backgrounds (co-authored with Tilda Hui)
SUZUKI Nanami
Senri Ethnological Studiesv(SES)   87 129-147   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Carrying Out Care: An Exploration of Time and Space in Cooperative Life Design
SUZUKI Nanami
Senri Ethnological Studies (SES)   80 1-19   Jan 2013   [Refereed]
Creating a Community of Resilience: New Meanings of Technologies for Greater Well-being in a Depopulated Town
SUZUKI Nanami
Anthropology and Aging Quarterly   33(3) 87-96   Sep 2012   [Refereed][Invited]
Idea and Practice of Care Extended by Anabaptist People: Cooperation toward Developing Various Methods of Communication
SUZUKI Nanami
The Anabaptist Idea and the Way of Practicing Care: Reconsidering the Meaning of Life in the 21st Century. SES   79 1-32   Mar 2012   [Refereed]

Misc

 
A Comparative Study on Attitudes Towards New Technologies of Childbirth: Changing Aspects of Practices and Problems in the Swiss Comfederation and the French Republic
Human, Culture, Mind, Annual Report, Department of Humanities, Kyoto Bunkyo University   5(1-24)    2003
Food, Diet, Buddism
Bulletin of the Institute for Culture and Human Research Institute for Culture and Human Research Kyoto Bunkyo University   2 101-117   2001
A Genealogy of“Healing"
Human, Culture, Mind   2 201-213   1999
The Phytotherapy of Maurice Mess(]E85EE[)gu(]E85EE[) : Development of Botanical Folk-Mediuine in Gascogne
Human, Culture, Mind   (1) 249-262   1998
Mother's Imagination and Monster in Pseud-Aristotle's Master Piece Midwifery Text
Ochanomizu Anthropology   (2) 3-17   1998

Books etc

 
The Global Age-Friendly Community Movement: A Critical Perspective
SUZUKI Nanami (Part:Contributor, Creating an Age-friendly Community in a Depopulated Town in Japan: A Search for Resilient Ways to Cherish New Commons as Local Cultural Resources)
Oct 2018   
Aging in Place in a Changing Life: Searching Communities for Interactions with Diverse Cultures
SUZUKI Nanami (Part:Editor)
Feb 2018   
Amish and Mennonites' Ideas and Practices for Well-being: Seeking Age-friendly Communities
SUZUKI Nanami
National Museum of Ethnology   Feb 2017   
Healing Alternatives: Care and Education as a Cultural Lifestyle. SER No. 120
SUZUKI Nanami (Part:Editor)
National Museum of Ethnology   Sep 2014   
The Anthropology of Care and Education for Life: Searching for Resilient Communities in Multicultural Aging Societies. SES No. 87
SUZUKI Nanami (Part:Editor)
National Museum of Ethnology   Mar 2014   
Ethno Pharmaceuticals
SUZUKI Nanami (Part:Joint Work)
Maruzen   2014   
Commune
SUZUKI Nanami (Part:Joint Work)
Maruzen   2014   
The Anthropology of Aging and Well-being: Searching for the Space and Time to Cultivate Life Together. SES No. 80
SUZUKI Nanami (Part:Editor)
National Museum of Ethnology   Mar 2013   
The Anabaptist Idea and the Way of Practicing Care: Reconsidering the Meaning of Life in the 21st Century. SES No. 79
SUZUKI Nanami (Part:Editor)
National Museum of Ethnology   Mar 2012   ISBN:978-4-901906-94-4 C3039
Alternative Childbirth and Lifedesign
Suzuki Nanami (Part:Joint Work)
Bensei Publishing   2011   
History of Women's Health
Suzuki Nanami (Part:Joint Work)
Nouvelle Hirokawa   2011   
Cosmology of Diet in Modern Society: Food and Health
Suzuki Nanami (Part:Joint Work)
Iwanamishoten   Aug 2004   
Anthropology of Healing, In Cultural Anthropology: An Exploration of Cultural wisdom
Suzuki Nanami (Part:Joint Work)
The University of Air   Mar 2004   
Anthropology of Illness : Boundary and Coexistance
The University of Air   Mar 2004   
Anthropology of Healing : A search for wholeness
Cultural Anthropology: An Exploration of Cultural wisdom   2004   
Cosmology of Diet in modern Society : Food and Health
Religion 7 Life : Cosmology of Lifecycle   2004   
Historical Anthropology of Healing
Suzuki Nanami
Sekaishisosha   Mar 2002   
Tradition and Change of Botanical Healing and Herb Garden in the South of the United States of America
2001   
Women in America : Fantasy of Self-realization
Suzuki Nanami (Part:Joint Work)
Kobundo   1997   
Historical Anthropology of Childbirth
Suzuki Nanami
Shinyosha   Dec 1997   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Creating an Age-friendly Community in Japan: A Search for Enduring Ways to Nurture New Commons in a Depopulated Town [Invited]
SUZUKI Nanami
International Making Cities Livable Conference 2016   Jun 2016   
Aging in place in Japan: the roles of anthropologists and caregivers [Invited]
SUZUKI Nanami
Roundtable: Applied Anthropology and Aging SfAA 2016: Society for Applied Anthropology 76th Annual Meeting   Mar 2016   
The Meaning of Collaborative Practices Conducted by Care Workers and Anthropologists after the Great East Japan Earthquake toward Aging-in-Place of Migrant Older Adults
SUZUKI Nanami
Society for Applied Anthropology 76th Annual Meeting   Mar 2016   
Creating an Age-friendly Community in Japan : A Search for Resilient Ways to Cherish New Commons
SUZUKI Nanami
2015 Aging in America Conference   25 Mar 2015   
Age Friendly Community and Cultural Resources: Considering the experience of care workers in a private sector elderly care institution that experienced the Great East Japan Earthquake
SUZUKI Nanami
IUAES2014   16 May 2014   
SUZUKI Nanami
Creating a Community of Resilience: New Meanings of Work, Technologies and Leisure for Greater Well-Being in a Depopulated Town in Japan   7 Aug 2013   
SUZUKI Nanami
2013 Amish America: The Amish in Cyber WorldInternational Conference Amish America: Plain Technology in A Cyber World   6 Jun 2013   
SUZUKI Nanami
Healing Alternatives: Care and Education as a Cultural Life-style   11 Nov 2012   
Development of a Life-care Community with Diverse Ethnic Cultures: Focusing on the Cooperation of People having Chinese and Japanese Background
SUZUKI Nanami
2012 Aging in America Conference (2012 Annual Conference of the American Society on Aging)   Mar 2012   the American Society on Aging

Works

 
Fieldwork Study on Pacifism and Nonviolence of Mennonites
2004
Fieldwork Study on Globalization of the New Technology of Childbirth in Switzerland and France
2004
Research on Medical Anthropology of Ethnicity and Concept of Body in North America
2003
Comparative Study on the technigues to know people by their appearances
2002
International Comparative Study of the Ahitnde toward New Technology of Childketh in France and Switzerland
2002

Research Grants & Projects

 
The World of Amish Quilts: Seeking Ways of Living, Weaving the World
Project Year: Apr 2018 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): SUZUKI Nanami
Grant‒in‒Aid for Scientific Research (B)
Project Year: Apr 2014 - Mar 2017    Investigator(s): SUZUKI Nanami
Grant‒in‒Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2016    Investigator(s): Suzuki Nanami
Grant‒in‒Aid for Scientific Research (B)
Project Year: Apr 2009 - Mar 2012    Investigator(s): Suzuki Nanami
Owing to people’s awareness of the current trends in society toward fewer children and increased aging, interest has grown in both general and elderly care. However, the kind of care that weaves together thoughtfulness, consideration, and relation...
Project Year: Apr 2009 - Mar 2010    Investigator(s): SUZUKI Nanami
Anthropology of Lifedesign and Well-being: Studies on the Creation of Multifunctional Space and Its Flexible Application
Project Year: 2008 - 2009
Medical and Historical Anthropology of Life Design in Aging Society Research in
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2005 - 2007
International Comparative study of Globalization of New Technology of Childbirth
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2004 - 2007
Comparative Study on Culture of Healing
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2003 - 2005

Patents

 
Sulfoxides as Transdermal Absorption Enhancer
H2-36131
Pyrrolidone Derivatives as Transdermal Absorption Enhaneer
H2-17138
Transdermal Absorption Enhancer
H1-131127
Enhancer of Transdermal Absorption
S64-52728
Polyamides with Nitro Group
S63-235328

Social Contribution

 
Thematic Exhibition: The World of Amish Quilts: Seeking Ways of Living, Weaving the World
[Planner]  National Museum of Ethnology  23 Aug 2018 - 25 Dec 2018