TAKADA Akira

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Name
TAKADA Akira
Affiliation
Kyoto University
Section
Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies, Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies Division of African Area Studies
Job title
Associate Professor,Associate Professor
Degree
PhD of Human and Environmental Studies, Kyoto University(Kyoto University), Master(Kyoto University), Master(Kyoto University)
ORCID ID
0000-0002-0549-026X

Research Areas

 
 

Education

 
 
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2002
African Area Study, Graduate School, Division of Human and Environmental Studies, Kyoto University
 
 
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1996
Psychology, Graduate School, Division of Letters, Kyoto University
 
 
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1994
Department of Psychology, Faculty of Literature, Kyoto University
 

Awards & Honors

 
May 2004
16th Research Award of Japan Association for African Studies, Japan Association for African Studies
 
Jul 2017
32nd Daido Life Foundation Incentive Award for Area Studies, The Daido life foundation
 

Published Papers

 
A personal environment: Application of folk knowledge among the San of Central Kalahari. Paper presented at the UNESCO International Experts Meeting: Indigenous Knowledge and Changing Environments: Biological and cultural diversities in transiti
Takada A
Cairns, Australia, 19th-23rd August 2007. Abstracts, p.15. (招待講演)      [Refereed]
The !Xu San: Poverty & tension
高田 明
Cultural Survival Quarterly,26(1), 18-19/,      2002   [Refereed]
The importance of gesture and grammar in displaying directional markers: Evidence from the San of the Central Kalahari. Paper presented at International Workshop: The Construction and the Distribution of Body Resources
Takada A
Kyoto, Japan, 27th-29th September 2004      2004   [Refereed]
Infant directed speech among the !Xun of North-Central Namibia.
Takada A
Paper presented at the 103rd Annual meeting of American Anthropological Association, Atlanta, GA, December 15-19. Abstracts, p.440.      2004   [Refereed]
Early vocal communication and social institution: Appellation and infant verse addressing among the Central Kalahari San
高田 明
Crossroads of Language, Interaction, and Culture,6, 80-108      2005   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Early vocal communication and social institution: Appellation and verse addressing infant among the San of the Central Kalahari.
Takada A
Paper presented at 10th Annual Conference on Language, Interaction, and Culture, Los Angeles, CA, 13th-15th May 2004.      2004   [Refereed]
Interplay between gesture and deictic: An analysis of indexical expressions among the San of the Central Kalahari.
Takada A
Paper presented at the 9th International Pragmatics Conference, Riva del Garda, Italy, July 10-15. Abstracts, pp.352-353.      2005   [Refereed]
Shaping trees: Shared understanding of landmarks in the Kalahari.
Takada A
Paper presented at the 10th International Pragmatics Conference, Goteborg, Sweden, July 8-13. Abstracts, pp.480-481.      2007   [Refereed]
Recapturing space: Production of inter-subjectivity among the Central Kalahari San.
Takada A
Paper presented at AES/CASCA Joint Conference: Indigeneities and cosmopolitanisms, Toronto, Canada, May 8-12. Abstracts, p.118.      2007   [Refereed]
Imagined pathways: Co-constructing ecological knowledge in navigation practices among the San of the central Kalahari Desert.
Takada A
Paper presented at the 11th International Pragmatics Conference, Melbourne, Australia, July 12-17. Abstracts, pp.173-174      2009   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Mother-infant interactions among the !Xun: Analysis of gymnastic and breastfeeding behaviors. In B. S. Hewlett & M. E. Lamb (Eds.), Hunter-gatherer childhoods: Evolutionary, developmental, and cultural perspectives
高田 明
Transaction Publishers,pp.289-308   2005   
Explaining pathways in the Central Kalahari. In R. K. Hitchcock, K. Ikeya, M. Biesele, & R. B. Lee (Eds.), Senri Ethnological Studies, No.70, Updating the San: Image and reality of an African people in the 21st century
高田 明
国立民族学博物館   2006   
Kinship and naming among the Ekoka !Xun. In S. Ermisch (Ed.), Research in Khoisan studies, No.22, Khoisan languages and linguistics: Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium, January 8-12, 2006, Riezlern/Kleinwalsertal
高田 明
Rudiger Koppe Verlag Koln,pp.303-322   2008   
Commentaries
Takada A
on "To see ourselves as we need to see us: Ethnography's primitive turn in the early cold war years," by Edwin N. Wilmsen. Critical African Studies, 1, 52-57.   2009   
Migration.
Nonaka K, Takada A.
In J. Tanaka & K. Sugawara (Eds.), The Encyclopaedia of the |Gui and ||Gana Culture and Society, pp. xx-yy.   2010   

Works

 
The Preliminary Research required for the Baseline Research: The Rundu-Elundu Road Upgrading Project in Republic of Namibia(Team leader/Poverty reduction specialist)
平成19~20年度

Research Grants & Projects

 
Primary Investigator of Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (S) “Cultural formation of responsibility in caregiver-child interactions (No.19672002)”
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2007 - 2011
Primary Investigator of Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B), “An anthropological study on caregiver-child interaction with respect to language socialization: Cross-cultural comparison on “assessment” in wh-question-answer sequence (No.17720227),”
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2005 - 2007
Primary Investigator of Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows (PD), “An anthropological study on caregiving behaviour and child development among the San”
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2002 - 2005