SAKURAI Yoshihide


SAKURAI Yoshihide

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Name
SAKURAI Yoshihide
Affiliation
Hokkaido University
Section
Graduate School of Letters, Division of Human Sciences, Sociology
Job title
Professor

Published Papers

 
Sexual Abuse in a Korean Evangelical Church in Japan
SAKURAI Yoshihide
Journal of Religion in Japan   6(3) 208-240   Aug 2018   [Refereed][Invited]
SAKURAI Yoshihide
Journal of religious studies   88(2) 315-342   Sep 2014
Recent depopulation and globalization will transform Japanese society in the near future. While family and community are going through the process of individualization, it is a prerequisite that labor and welfare institutions must be reconstructed...
Sakurai Yoshihide
Journal of the graduate school of letters   3 29-38   Mar 2008
This paper was originally presented at the International Symposium on Cultic Studies, held on December 6-8, 2007, at Shenzhen China, which was sponsored by Institute of World Religions, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. This institution made str...

Conference Activities & Talks

 
How do rationality and empathy deal with “well-being” and “well-dying” in organ transplant and life-prolonging medication?
SAKURAI Yoshihide
International Meeting of Sociology, Toronto Convention Center   18 Jul 2018   
Conservative Swing of Japanese Politics and Soka Gakkai’s Political Participation
SAKURAI Yoshihide
East Asian Society of Scientific Study of Religion, Singapore Management University   5 Jul 2018   
Medicalization of natural death and restoration of human death in Japan: for sandwich generation in East Asia [Invited]
SAKURAI Yoshihide
2017 HU-SNU JOINT SYMPOSIUM Sociological Reflections on Current Issues in East Asia   9 Dec 2017   
Religion and Wellbeing: Viewpoints and Perspectives of Recent Research in Japan [Invited]
SAKURAI Yoshihide
Survey Research and the Study of Religion in East Asia Pew Research Center, Washington DC   11 Oct 2017   
How Can We Recognize Religio-Political Movements in Public Sphere? : Two Unique Religio-Political Movements and Their Social Impacts in Japan
SAKURAI Yoshihide
International Society for Sociology of Religion   4 Jul 2017   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(挑戦的萌芽研究)
Project Year: 2009 - 2011    Investigator(s): Yoshihide SAKURAI
Comparative study of Shinshu Othani-ha temples between depopulated regions and Sapporo city in Hokkaido was conducted, in addition to the researches of shrines and Christian churches in the same areas. And this study confirmed that regional religi...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2008 - 2010    Investigator(s): Keishin INABA
This study deals with religions as social capital. Nationally less than 30 per cent of the Japanese recognize themselves as religious. Under such circumstances, some religions have been involved in social contribution activities which include reli...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2008 - 2010    Investigator(s): Noriyuki SUZUKI
This is a result of the research on prachakhom (village civil society) as the basis for the emergence of civil society and development in Thailand's northeastern region.In our past projects, we have discussed the possibilities of the formation of ...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(A))
Project Year: 2008 - 2010    Investigator(s): Eiki HOSHINO
This research project aimed to establish a quality-assuring system for higher education in the field of religious studies (the term "education about religious culture" has been coined to name religious studies-based education as distinguished from...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2007 - 2009    Investigator(s): Yoshihide SAKURAI
We have conducted survey and field work of Socially Engaged Religions in Japan and overseas from the perspectives of Comparative religious and sociological studies, and then explained that such religious activities and institutions cultivates the ...