ISHII Miho

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Name
ISHII Miho
Affiliation
Kyoto University
Section
Institute for Research in Humanities

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
 
   
 
Associate Professor, Former Institution / Organization Hitotsubashi University Graduate School of Social Sciences
 

Education

 
 
 - 
2002
Graduate School, Division of Human and Environmental Studies, Kyoto University
 

Published Papers

 
New Ontologies and Persistent Questions. In Casper B. Jensen et al. New Ontologies? Reflections on Some Recent “Turns” in STS, Anthropology and Philosophy.
ISHII Miho
Social Anthropology   4(25) pp.543-544   Nov 2017   [Refereed]
Caring for Divine Infrastructures: Nature and Spirits in a Special Economic Zone in India.
ISHII Miho
Ethnos: Journal of Anthropology   82(4) pp.690-710   2017   [Refereed]
Casper Bruun Jensen, Miho Ishii, Philip Swift
Hau: Journal of Ethnographic Theory   6(2) pp.149-172   2016   [Refereed]
The Ecology of Transaction: Dividual Persons, Spirits, and Machinery in a Special Economic Zone in South India.
ISHII Miho
NatureCulture   3 pp.7-34   2015   [Refereed]
Wild Sacredness and the Poiesis of Transactional Networks: Relational Divinity and Spirit Possession in the Būta Ritual of South India.
ISHII Miho
Asian Ethnology   74(1) pp.87-109   2015   [Refereed]
Community of Passiones: Spirit worship, embodiment, and mega-industry in South India
ISHII Miho
6 pp.82-100   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Traces of Reflexive Imagination: Matriliny,Modern Law,and spirit Worship in South India.
Miho Ishii
Asian Anthropology   13(2) pp.106-123.   2014   [Refereed]
ISHII Miho
Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 19(4): 795–812.      2013   [Refereed]
Acting with things: Self-poiesis, actuality, and contingency in the formation of divine worlds.
ISHII Miho
HAU: Journal of Ethnographic Theory, 2(2): 371-88.      2012
From Passion to Compassion : Healing Rituals and Gender in an Independent Church in Southern Ghana
ISHII Miho
Japanese review of cultural anthropology   9 pp.3-28.   2008   [Refereed]
M. Ishii
Journal of Religion in Africa   35(3) pp.266-295.   2005   [Refereed]

Misc

 
インドにおける野生、近代、神霊祭祀
ISHII Miho
『科研費NEWS』   3 p.4   Dec 2017
敷居と金槌
ISHII Miho
所報『人文』   (60) pp.31-33   2013
文書の墓場と執念の行方
ISHII Miho
所報『人文』   (58) pp.31-34   2011
Anthropologies of Science and Technologies in Japan
Yoko Taguchi, Miki Namba, Grant Jun Otsuki, Gergely Mohacsi, Shuhei Kimura, and Miho Ishii.
STS Across Borders Digital Exhibit, curated by Aalok Khandekar and Kim Fortun.      Aug 2018

Books etc

 
Modernity and Spirit Worship in India: An Anthropology of the Umwelt
ISHII Miho
Routledge   Nov 2019   
『環世界の人類学ーー南インドにおける野生・近代・神霊祭祀』
ISHII Miho
Feb 2017   
Ecologies of Care: Innovations through Technologies, Collectives and the Senses (Readings in Multicultural Innovation Volume 4). Gergely Moh�csi (ed.).
ISHII Miho (Part:Joint Work, ‘The chiasm of machines and spirits: būta worship, mega-industry, and embodied environment in South India’, pp. 239-256)
Ecologies of Care: Innovations through Technologies, Collectives and the Senses (Readings in Multicultural Innovation Volume 4). Gergely Moh�csi (ed.). Osaka: Osaka University, pp. 239-256.   2014   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Floating spirits and wandering ghosts: The mourning environment in modern Japan
ISHII Miho
The Fifth Biennial Conference of East Asian Environmental History (EAEH 2019)   24 Oct 2019   
Spiritual Infrastructure/
Infrastructural Spirits [Invited]
ISHII Miho
'Religion at Work: Gods, Goddesses, and Occult Powers in the Lives and Livelihoods of India’s Artisans, Technicians, and Manufacturers', Symposium for the 2019 South Asia Conference   17 Oct 2019   
Community policing or Communal policing?: Attacks by Hindutva outf its and the creation of "minority" in South India
ISHII Miho
The 11th International Convention of Asia Scholars at Leiden, the Netherlands   17 Jul 2019   
Being possessed and re-possessing perspectives: Care, practice, and the path of transformation of the self [Invited]
ISHII Miho
Embodying Modern "Scientific" Medicine and "Religious/Spiritual" Healing: A Comparative Perspective on Non-Voluntary Spirit Possession and Exorcism   13 Dec 2018   
人類学と環世界論の新たな出会い~インドの神霊祭祀から考える [Invited]
ISHII Miho
「ゴールデン・エイジ・アカデミー」   8 Jun 2018   
The guru, spirits, and right-wing party: politics of the anti-development movement in Karnataka
ISHII Miho
The 10th International Convention of Asia Scholars at Chiang Mai, Thailand   20 Jul 2017   
「南インドのフィールド・ライフーー子連れで村に住む」
ISHII Miho
27 May 2017   
「世界のしくみを不透明化する」
ISHII Miho
TEDxKyoto University 2016   30 Oct 2016   
Multiple Voices, Different Values: A "Successful" Anti-Development Movement in South India.
ISHII Miho
The 9th International Convention of Asia Scholars at Adelaide, Australia   8 Jul 2015   
Spirits Meet Machines: Human-Nonhuman Entanglement in bῡta Worship in South India [Invited]
Miho Ishii
Social Interaction: Global Meets Local. 11th Japanese-German Frontiers of Science Symposium 2014 at Bremen, Germany   1 Nov 2014