IIDA Taku

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Name
IIDA Taku
URL
http://www.minpaku.ac.jp/english/research/activity/organization/staff/iida/index
Affiliation
National Museum of Ethnology, Japan
Section
National Museum of Ethnology, Japan
Job title
Professor
Degree
Doctor of Human and Environmantal Stueids(Kyoto University)
Other affiliation
The Graduate University for Advanced Studies

Profile

Born as a male in Osaka Prefecture, Japan, Iida grew up in Nara, where he became interested in how to learn things. He began to travel alone in his highschool age.

His specialty is anthropology. He began his carrer with researches in fishing villages both in Japan and in Madagascar, and became interested in indigenous knowledge and material culture. On the other hand, on occasion of a Japanese TV crews' image shooting in Madagascar, he made a cretical reflection and became involved in wider fields of anthropology of visual media, history of Japanese anthroplogy, and anthropology of cultural heritage.

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2018
 - 
Today
Professor, National Museum of Ethnology, Japan
 
Apr 2008
 - 
Mar 2018
Associate Professor, National Museum of Ethnology, Japan
 
Apr 2007
 - 
Mar 2008
Assistant Professor, National Museum of Ethnology, Japan
 
Aug 2000
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Mar 2007
Assistant Professor, National Museum of Ethnology, Japan
 
Apr 1999
 - 
Jul 2000
Research Fellow (PD), JSPS
 
Apr 1994
 - 
Mar 1997
Research Fellow (DC1), JSPS
 

Education

 
Apr 1994
 - 
Mar 1999
PhD course, Department of Human and Environmental Studies, Graduate School of Human and Environmental Studies, Kyoto University
 
Apr 1992
 - 
Mar 1994
MA course, Department of Human and Environmental Studies, Graduate School of Human and Environmental Studies, Kyoto University
 
Apr 1990
 - 
Mar 1992
Department of Behavioral Science, Faculity of Letter, Hokkaido University
 
Apr 1988
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Mar 1990
Natural Science III (Biological Sciences), Hokkaido University
 

Awards & Honors

 
 
22th African Studies Promotion Awards, Japan Association for African Studies
 

Published Papers

 
(Book, single editor) People Who Gathered at the Hoya Museum: Their Biographies and Contributions to the Collection
IIDA Taku
Info-Forum Museum Resources      Mar 2019   [Refereed]
IIDA Taku
(Publisher) Rinsen Book Co.      May 2017
IIDA Taku
(Publisher) Rinsen Book Co.      May 2017   [Refereed]
IIDA Taku, ASAKURA Toshio
(Publisher) National Museum of Ethnology (Senri Ethnological Reports 139)      Feb 2017   [Refereed]
Blast Fishing in the Ryukyu Islands after the World War II: Two Cases from Yaeyama Archipelago
IIDA Taku
The Journal of Island Studies   18(1) 1-14   Feb 2017   [Refereed]
KAWAI Hironao, IIDA Taku
(Publisher) National Museum of Ethnology (Senri Ethnological Reports 136)      Mar 2016   [Refereed]
AZUMA Kentaro, ICHINOSAWA Jumpei, KIMURA Shuhei, IIDA Taku
(Publisher) Sekaishisosha      May 2014   [Refereed]
IIDA Taku
(Publisher) National Museum of Ethnology (Senri Ethnological Reports 103)      Mar 2012   [Refereed]
Foraging for Development: A Comparison of Food Insecurity, Production, and Risk among Farmers, Forest Foragers, and Marine Foragers in Southwestern Madagascar
Bram TUCKER, Mr. TSIAZONERA, Frances HUMBER, Sophie BENHOW, IIDA Taku
Human Organization   69(4) 375-386   Dec 2010   [Refereed]
The Community of Bricolage Practice: Appropriation of Global Flows among Vezo Fishermen in Madagascar
IIDA Taku
Japanese Journal of Cultural Anthropology   75(1) 60-80   Jun 2010   [Refereed][Invited]
Overseas Scientific Expeditions from 1955 through 1965: Japanese anthropology and the Mass Media after the War
IIDA Taku
31(2) 227-285   2007   [Refereed]
IIDA Taku
(Publisher) Serica Shobo      Sep 2005   [Refereed]
Knowledge of Shellfish on the Coast of Kasari Bay, Northern Amami Island: A Description of Human-Nature Relationship through Elicitation Method
IIDA Taku, NAWA Jun
Bulletin of the National Museum of Japanese History   123 153-183   Mar 2005   [Refereed][Invited]
The Past and Present of the Coral Reef Fishing Economy in Madagascar: Implications for Self-Determination in Resource Use
IIDA Taku
Senri Ethnological Studies   67 237-258   2005   [Refereed][Invited]
Packaging Other Cultures: Japanese TV Production and Ethnography
Japanese Journal of Cultural Anthropology   69(1) 138-158   Jun 2004   [Refereed][Invited]
Small-Scale Fishing Activities and Gear Selection in Terengganu, Eastern Peninsular Malaysia
IIDA Taku
Journal of Regional Fisheries   44(3) 1-22   Jun 2004   [Refereed]
Fishing Activities and Economy among the Vezo of Southwestern Madagascar
IIDA Taku
Bulletin of the National Museum of Ethnology   26(1) 79-129   Aug 2001   [Refereed]
IIDA Taku
Fishing and Farming Economies in the Southwestern Coastal Area of Madagascar: An Analysis of Production and Diet
Journal of African Studies   57 37-54   Jan 2001   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Traveling and Indwelling Knowledge: Learning and Technological Exchange among Vezo Fishermen in Madagascar
IIDA Taku (Part:Contributor, Keiichi Omura, Shiho Satsuka, Grant Jun Otsuki, and Atsuro Morita (eds.) The World Multiple: The Quotidian Politics of Knowing and Generating Entangled Worlds, pp. 190-204.)
Routledge   2019   
Use of Explosives in the Southwestern Archipelago Immediately after World War II
IIDA Taku (Part:Contributor, Giovanni Bulian and Yasushi Nakano (eds.) Small-Scale Fishery in Japan: Environmental and Socio-Cultural Perspectives, pp. 15-30)
Ddizioni Ca’ Fostari   Apr 2018   
The House as a Cultural Symbol
IIDA Taku (Part:Contributor, National Museum of Ethnology (ed.) Handicrafting the Intangible: Zafimaniry Heritage in Madagascar, pp.48-55)
National Museum of Ethnology,   Mar 2013   
Roughness and Delicacy: A Legacy from the Making of Swidden Fields
IIDA Taku (Part:Contributor, National Museum of Ethnology (ed.) Handicrafting the Intangible: Zafimaniry Heritage in Madagascar, pp.68-75)
National Museum of Ethnology   Mar 2013   
Les maisons Bara
IIDA Taku (Part:Contributor, Eve-Jay Hopkins (ed.) A Madagascar: Photographies de Jacques Faublée, 1938-1941, pp. 18-19)
Musée d’ethnographie de Genève   2010   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Authentic Change: A Heuristic Concept
IIDA Taku
4th Biannual Conference of Association of Critical Heritage Studies (ACHS)   4 Sep 2018   
Dissemination Projects at National Museum of Ethnology, Japan: Toward the Hotothèque of the World
IIDA Taku
Annual Conference of International Committee of Museums and Collections of Ethnography (ICME), International Council of Museums (ICOM)   17 Oct 2017   
DiPLAS: An Academic Platform of Images from the 20th Century
IIDA Taku
International Symposium (Research Trends Round-Table I) “Preservation of Cultural Heritage in a Changing World   8 Oct 2017   
Traveling and In-Dwelling Knowledge: Learning and Technological Exchange among Vezo Fishers in Madagascar
IIDA Taku
Conference “The World Multiple: Everyday Politics of Knowing and Generating”   11 Dec 2016   
Swinging between German Romanticism and French Enlightenment: Zafimaniry Cultural Heritage in Madagascar
IIDA Taku
Inter-Congress of the International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences   5 May 2016   

Works

 
Ethnography in the Media-Saturated Age
2002 - 2003

Research Grants & Projects

 
Study of Cultural Transmission and Its Significance
Study of Interaction between Fishing Economy and Environment