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Wakayama University
Faculty of Tourism
Job title
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)(The Flinders University of South Australia)

Research Areas


Awards & Honors

Apr 2004
John Lewis Silver Medal, Royal Geographical Society of South Australia

Published Papers

Re-creation of the "Italian Hub" in Leichhardt, Sydney [Japanese]
YOSHIDA Michiyo, YEH, Chenwei, TSUTSUI, Yukino, MATSUI, Keisuke, & TSUTSUMI, Jun
Geographical Space   8(1) 91-102   Jun 2015
Hospitality toward gays and lesbians in the pursuit of economic and political benefits [Japanese]
Tourism Studies Review   3(1) 35-48   Mar 2015   [Refereed][Invited]
Short-term labour migration from Okinawa: Coordination between Okinawan job seekers and manufacturing firms in "Mainland" Japan [Japanese]
Yoshida, Michiyo
Annals of Ochanomizu Geographical Society   48 27-41   Mar 2008
Settlement services for refugees: The experiences of three Vietnamese women in Japan
Yoshida, Michiyo
The Setsudai Review of Humanities and Social Sciences   13 1-26   Sep 2005
Work, family and public policies: Vietnamese migrant women’s socio-economic adaptation in Australia and Japan
YOSHIDA, Michiyo
Paper presented for the 2002 IUSSP Regional Population Conference      Jun 2002
The socio-economic integration of Vietnamese women in Australia and Japan: A citizenship perspective
Yoshida, Michiyo
Proceedings of the Third Joint Conference of the New Zealand Geographical Society and the Institutes of Australian Geographers, January/February 2001   349-354   Jan 2001   [Refereed]
Alternative constructions of citizenship in social analysis
Yoshida, Michiyo
Journal of the Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences   3 13-22   Mar 2001   [Refereed]
The increase of foreign workers and their working conditions in the surrounding area of the Metropolitan region: A case study in Kamo Area, Gifu Prefecture [Japanese]
Yoshida, Michiyo
Annals of the Japan Association of Economic Geographers   38(4) 303-317   Dec 1992   [Refereed]

Books etc

Key words of Economic geography
The Japan Association of Economic Geography (Ed.). (Part:Contributor, Ethnic identities and businesses: Bhangra beat from Birmingham City to the world [pp.558-561])
Hara Shobo   Jun 2018   
Contemporary transformations of urban sciences in Australia
Jun Tsutsumi (Ed.) (Part:Contributor, The re-creation of an "Italian Hub" in Leichhardt, Sydney [pp.98-112])
University of Tsukuba Press   Mar 2018   
An Illustrated Geography of Urban Problems in Japan [Japanese]
FUJITSUKA, Yoshihiro, and TAKAYANAGI, Naganao (Part:Contributor, Immigrants (ethnic community) [pp.40-41], Decline and revitalization of the town of day laborers [pp.84-85] and commercial districts for gays and lesbians [pp.88-89])
Kokonshoin   Dec 2016   
Introduction to Tourism Studies [Japanese]
OHASHI, Shoichi, YAMADA, Yoshiharu, and KANDA, Koji (Part:Contributor, Tourism and gender [pp.188-194])
Nakanishiya   Dec 2016   
Migrant Ethnic Groups and Host Societies in the World and Japan: Studies on Ethnic Conflicts in the Era of the Progress of Ethnic Diversity in Japan [Japanese]
YAMASHITA, Kiyomi, ed. (Part:Contributor, Citizenship [pp.71-76], Australia's refugee policies: The impact of the accommodation for asylum seekers on their resettlement and the host society after 2000)
Akashi Shoten   Mar 2016   
Chiri (No.721) [Japanese]
Kokonshoin ed. (Part:Joint Work, YOSHIDA Michiyo, TSUTSUMI, Jun, TSUTSUI, Yukino & YEH, Chenwei., 'Australian wine industry and culture: Let's enjoy wine in an Australian style' [pp.12-21])
Kokonshoin   Aug 2015   
Chiri (No.719) [Japanese]
Kokonshoin ed. (Part:Contributor, LGBT tourism: Beyond a 'niche' market [pp.29-37])
Kokonshoin   Jun 2015   
Guidebook for Tourism Studies [Japanese]
Ohashi, Shoichi, Hashimoto, Kazuya, Endo, Hideki & Kanda, Koji, eds. (Part:Contributor, Gender [pp.156-161])
Nakanishiya Shuppan   Apr 2014   
Cities and Tourism in Asia and Oceania [Japanese]
Terasaka, Alkinobu, & Ito, Osamu, eds. (Part:Contributor, Australia [pp.115-124])
Kokonshoin   Oct 2013   
The Dictionary of Human Geography [Japanese]
The Human Geographical Society of Japan (Part:Contributor, Refugee [pp.276-277])
Maruzen   Sep 2013   
Hospitality [Japanese]
Aoki,Yoshihide, Kanda, Koji, & Yoshida, Michiyo, eds. (Part:Contributor, Hospitality for gays and lesbians [pp.58-65])
Shinyosha   Apr 2013   ISBN:4788513366
Women, Citizenship and Migration: The Resettlement of Vietnamese Refugees in Australia and Japan
Yoshida, Michiyo
Nakanishiya   Mar 2011   ISBN:4779505348
Geography of Urban Landscape: The United Kingdom, North America and Australia [Japanese]
Abe, Kazutoshi, ed. (Part:Contributor, Commodification of culture and landscape in Sydney [pp.76-83])
Kokonshoin   Sep 2010   
Lecture Series on the World Geography: The Stories of the Land and People 15 Oceania [Japanese]
Kumagai, Keichi, & Katayama, Kazumichi, eds. (Part:Contributor, From White Australia to Multiculturalism: The change of Australian society and its future [pp.180-193])
Asakura Publishing   Apr 2010   
Spaces for Leisure [Japanese]
Kanda, Koji, ed. (Part:Contributor, Akihabara as the leisure space for Otaku [pp.80-92])
Nakanishiya   Oct 2009   
Regional Problems of Japan in the 21st Century [Japanese]
Ito,Yoshihide & Fujitsuka, Yoshihiro, eds. (Part:Contributor, International students [pp.26-27], Foreign workers [pp.24-25], & Japan's commitment to attracting international tourists [pp.20-21])
Kokonshoin   Oct 2008   
The Ethnic World: Multi-Ethnic Societies in the World and Japan [Japanese]
Yamashita, Kiyomi, ed. (Part:Contributor, Australia's multi-ethnic society [pp.190-197] & Debate on the "Stolen Generation" [pp.198-200])
Akashi Publishing   Apr 2008   
Regional Problems in the World [Japanese]
Urushibara, Kazuko, Fujitsuka, Yoshihiro, Matsuyama, Hiroshi, & Onishi, Koji, eds. (Part:Contributor, Multiculturalism and immigration issues in Australia [pp.32-33])
Nakanishiya   Oct 2007   
Tourism and Urban Transformation
Du, Guiqing., ed. (Part:Contributor, A reverse trend?: Changing the image of Harajuku Omotesando from French back to Japanese)
Rikkyo University Press   Mar 2007   ISBN:978-4-901988-08-7
Chiri (No.566) [Japanese]
Kokonshoin ed. (Part:Contributor, 'New' boat people in Australia [pp.15-22])
Kokonshoin   Oct 2002   
Chiri (No.526) [Japanese]
Kokonshoin ed. (Part:Contributor, From refugees to citizens: Australia's social integration policy for refugees [pp.79-82])
Aug 1999   

Conference Activities & Talks

The official recognition of same-sex partnerships in Japan
YOSHIDA Michiyo & SHINGAE Akitomo
2018 IGU Regional Conference (Quebec City Convention Centre, Quebec, Canada. 6-9 August, 2018)   7 Aug 2018   
Redevelopment of the southern part of the inner area of Sydney: A case of The Block
The 28th Annual Conference of the Australian Studies Association of Japan   18 Jun 2017   
LGBT Tourism in Australia: A case of Sydney [Invited]
Australian Studies Association of Japan Annual Conference   11 Jun 2016   
’Wealthy' Asians and Australian cities [Invited]
Australian Studies Association of Japan Annual Conference   9 Jun 2018   
Eat, Pray, Shop: The Practice of Japanese Women undertaking Pilgrimage for Love and Romance
The 9th International Convension of Asia Scholars (Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, 5-9 July, 2015)   7 Jul 2015   
The Italian Community in Sydney, Australia [Japanese]
YOSHIDA Michiyo, TSUTSUMII Jun, MATUI Keisuke, YEH Chienwei, and TSUTSUI Yukino
The Study Meeting of the Assosciation of Japanese Geographers (Nihon University, Tokyo)   28 Mar 2015   
Australia's Current Policy on Asylum Seekers [Japanese]
Yoshida, Michiyo
Association of Japanese Geographers Bi-Annual Conference (Toyama University, Toyama)   21 Sep 2014   
"Don't Expect an Easy Life Awaiting You": Asylum Seekers and Welfare in Japan
"Changes, Challenges Responsibility", The IGU 2014 Krakow Regional Conference (18-22 August, 2014, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland)   20 Aug 2014   
Yoshida, Michiyo
The 3rd Conference of the Japan Society for Tourism Studies (Kyoto Bunkyo University, Kyoto, Japan)   6 Jul 2014   
Yoshida, Michiyo
The IGU 2013 Kyoto Regional Conference (Kyoto International Conference Center, Kyoto, Japan)   6 Aug 2013   
Yoshida, Michiyo
The Regular Meeting of the Human Geographical Society of Japan(Nara University of Education, Nara, Japan)   1 Dec 2012   
Yoshida, Michiyo
The 31st International Geographical Conference Tunis 2008 (Le Kram Congress and Exhibition Center, Tunis, Tunisia)   14 Aug 2008   
Yoshida, Michiyo
The 4th International Conference on Population Geographies (The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China)   12 Jul 2007   
Yoshida, Michiyo
The IGU Regional Conference (Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia)   4 Jul 2006   
Yoshida, Michiyo
The Annual Conference of the IGU Commission on Monitoring Cities of Tomorrow (Rikkyo University, Tokyo, Japan)   Aug 2005   
Yoshida, Michiyo
The 2002 Annual Meeting of the Human Geographical Society of Japan (Ochanomizu Univerity, Tokyo, Japan)   17 Nov 2002   
Yoshida, Michiyo
The XVth ISA World Congress of Sociology (Brisbane, Australia)   8 Jul 2002   
Yoshida, Michiyo
The 2002 IUSSP Regional Population Conference(Siam City Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand)   Jun 2002   
Yoshida, Michiyo
Royal Geographical Society and the Institute of British Geographers Annual Conference (Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland)   Jan 2002   
Yoshida, Michiyo
Asian Diasporas and Cultures: Globalisation, Hybridity, Intertextuality (Department of English Language and Literature and Institute for Asian Research Biennial Conference) (The National University of SIngapore, Singapore, 5-7 Sep., 2001)   6 Sep 2001   
Yoshida, Michiyo
New Zealand Geographical Society and the Institute of Australian Geographers Joint Conference: 2001 Geography, A Spatial Odyssey (University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand)   Feb 2001   
Yoshida, Michiyo
The 1998 Annual Meeting of the Human Geographical Society of Japan (Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan)   15 Nov 1998   
W.Lin, S. Kongkoei, K. Cadman, & M. Yoshida
6th International Interdisciplinary Congress on Women (The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia)   Apr 1996   

Research Grants & Projects

Understanding influence of an ordinance to issue "partnership certificates" to same-sex couples on cities in Japan
Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research Project
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): YOSHIDA Michiyo
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2016    Investigator(s): Yoshida, Michiyo
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2009 - Mar 2012    Investigator(s): Yoshida, Michiyo
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2005 - Mar 2008    Investigator(s): Yoshida, Michiyo