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Kyushu University
Faculty of Law
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Assistant Professor
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Oct 2001
Mar 2004
Ph.D. in Ideology and Discourse Analysis, Department of Government, University of Essex
Oct 2000
Sep 2001
MA in International Relations, Department of Government, University of Essex
Oct 1999
Jul 2000
Certificate in Political Science, Department of Government, University of Essex

Published Papers

Emi Ishita, Toru Oga, Yasuhiro Takayama, An-Shou Cheng, Douglas W. Oard, Kenneth Fleischmann, Yoichi Tomiura.
Proceedings of the Association for Information Science and Technology   54(1) 714-715   Nov 2017
Regional human rights mechanism and civil society advocacies: a transformation of regionalism and civil society in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations
Malaysian Journal of International Relations   4 37-61   Dec 2016   [Refereed]
大賀 哲
法政研究   78(3) 405-430   Dec 2011
大賀 哲
The Japanese journal of political thought   (10) 65-97   May 2010
大賀 哲
Bulletin of Kyushu University Asia Center   4 21-33   Mar 2010
This paper focuses on the dynamics of civil society that the ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) recently has activated at the regional level by examining regional-level civil society organizations and network NGOs, such as LAWASIA and ...
大賀 哲
法政研究   76(4) 563-575   Mar 2010
Interdisciplinary Information Sciences   15(2) 179-188   2009   [Refereed]
Oga Toru
Journal of international cooperation studies   15(2) 115-149   Nov 2007
大賀 哲
Journal of international politics and economics   (13) 123-133   Mar 2007
OGA Toru
Journal of social science   57(3) 37-55   Mar 2006
The aim of this paper is, through considering an epistemological difference between positivism and post-positivism, and a methodological difference between theory and history within the study of international relations, to examine uses of historic...
大賀 哲
International political economy   (16) 53-69   Nov 2005
Deconstructing Asianisation: The Asian financial crisis and constitution of Asianness
Ph.D. in Ideology and Discourse Analysis, University of Essex, United Kingdom      Jun 2005   [Refereed]
OGA Toru
International Relations   (140) 35-56,L7   2005
'Identity' has become one of the focal issues in the study of international relations along with the epistemological turn in international relations since the late 1980s, the so-called the Third Debate. There are broadly three perspectives in the ...
Re-discovering Asianness: the role of institutional discourses in the APEC 1989-1997
International Relations of Asia-Pacific   4(2) 287-317   2004   [Refereed]
OGA Toru
Journal of social science   54(2) 127-152   Mar 2003
This paper analyses the relation between the Japanese foreign policy and identity from the stand-point of discourse analysis, and assesses how the foreign policy discourses have shifted from 'Asia Pacific' to 'East Asia'. While the existing framew...
大賀 哲
International political economy   (11) 21-37   Mar 2003
Constructing Meiji Japan: toward the Politics of Wakon-Yōsai
(11) 21-37   2003
Evaluating Theories of Hegemony and the International System: the role of discourse theory in international relations
M.A. in International Relations, United Kingdom      Sep 2001   [Refereed]
Performance Comparison on Automated Generation of Coding Rules: ACase Study on ISO 26000
Tetsuya Nakatoh, Satoru Uchida, Emi Ishita, Toru Oga
International Journal of Service and Knowledge Management   1(1) 19-30   2017   [Refereed]


石川 捷治, 石田 正治, 藪野 祐三, 大賀 哲, 岡﨑 晴輝, 小川 玲子, 鏑木 政彦, 木村 俊道, 熊野 直樹, 嶋田 暁文, 施 光恒, 関口 正司, 蓮見 二郎, 松井 康浩, 山尾 大, 李 弘杓
政治研究   (60) 1-40   Mar 2013
アジア市民社会リサーチコア, 大賀 哲, 孫 歌, 與那覇 潤, 松本 充豊, 渡邉 智明
法政研究   77(1) 143-208   Jul 2010

Books etc

Privatizing Foreign Policy: The Role of Business Executives in U.S.-Japan Economic Relations
OGA TORU (Part:Joint Work, pp.198-218 Japan Viewed from Interdisciplinary Perspectives: History and Prospects)
Lexington Books   2015   
“Privatizing Foreign Policy: The Role of Business Executives in U.S.-Japan Economic Relations,” Yoneyuki Sugita (ed.) Japan Viewed from Interdisciplinary Perspectives: History and Prospects
OGA TORU (Part:Joint Work, pp.198-218)
Lexington Books   2015   
Is ASEAN People-Oriented or People-Centred?: The Evolution of Regionalism between Governments and Civil Society, and the Effect of Differing Concepts on the Drafting of the ASEAN Charter
OGA TORU (Part:Joint Work, Global Challenges in Asia: New Development Models and Regional Community Building pp. 147-176)
Seoul University Press   2014   
“Is ASEAN People-Oriented or People-Centred?: The Evolution of Regionalism between Governments and Civil Society, and the Effect of Differing Concepts on the Drafting of the ASEAN Charter,” in Hyun-Chin Lim, Wolf Schäfer, and Suk-Man Hwang (eds), Global C
OGA TORU (Part:Joint Work, pp. 147-176)
Seoul University Press,   2014   
Asianization and Rediscovering ‘Regionness’: from Interstate Relations to Regional Identity
OGA TORU (Part:Joint Work, Enduring States: In the face of challenges from Within and Without pp. 256-283)
Kyoto University Press   2011   

Conference Activities & Talks

Institutional and Non-institutional Politics of Human Rights Legislation in Japan: Actors, Structures, and Dynamics
The International Conference: Problems and Perspectives for Japan in a Changing World: Thirty Years of Japanese Studies in Poznan, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poland   9 Dec 2017   
Measuring Human Rights in Japan and the Challenges of Civil Society: The Problems of Human Rights Proposed by the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR)
“Searching for alternatives in Future Society” Conference, Homers Hotel at Busan, Korea   24 Nov 2017   
Realistic Foreign Policy for Voters
National Security Division, Oneness Asia Leaders Summit 2017, Fukuoka   8 Oct 2017   
Diversity and Inclusion in Multicultural Community Building: A case of the Ichō Housing Complex
The 2nd Japan-Korea CSR Workshop Ritsumeikan University   16 Sep 2017   
Japan’s Neighborhood Communities and the Production of Multicultural Spaces: Diversity and Inclusion in the Ichō Housing Complex in Kanagawa
ECPR General Conference, Oslo, Norway   9 Sep 2017   


Jul 2016   Automated Generation of Coding Rules: Text-Mining Approach to ISO 26000
Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on E-Service and Knowledge Management (ESKM 2016), Kumamoto City International Center