SASAKI Kazutaka

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Name
SASAKI Kazutaka
Affiliation
Utsunomiya University
Section
Faculty of International Studies, Graduate School of International Studies
Job title
Professor
Degree
Master of Education(Tokyo Gakugei University)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
2004
 - 
Today
Professor, The Faculty of International Studies, Utsunomiya University
 
1994
 - 
2004
Associate Professor, The Facuty of International Studies, Utsunomiya University
 
2000
 - 
2001
Visiting Scholar, Department of Linguistics, UCLA
 
1991
 - 
1994
Associate Professor, The Faculty of General Education, Utsunomiya University
 
1987
 - 
1991
Full-time Lecturer, The Faculty of General Education, Utsunomiya University
 
1983
 - 
1987
Tokyo Metropolitan College of Aeronautical Engineering, Full-time Lecturer
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1983
Department of English, Graduate School, Division of Education, Tokyo Gakugei University
 
 
 - 
1981
Faculty of Education, Tokyo Gakugei University
 

Published Papers

 
A Comparative Study of Japanese and Other Asian Languages: With Special Reference to English
SASAKI Kazutaka
(48) 31-38   Sep 2019
Multicultural Societies and Linguistic Research
SASAKI Kazutaka
(11) 60-62   Mar 2019
Grammatical Investigations into English Sentential Noun Phrases: A Sketch of Their Appropriate Translation into Japanese.
SASAKI Kazutaka
(33) 10-18   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
Study in Cultures of the English-Speaking World: With Focus on the Historical Development of English Structure and English Function
SASAKI Kazutaka
Foreign Literature   (64) 1-11   Mar 2015
Prenominal Modification in English
SASAKI Kazutaka
The Society of English Grammar and Usage   (21) 47-72   Dec 2014   [Invited]
English and Cultures of the English Speaking World: With Focus on the Historical Development of English Structure and English Function
SASAKI Kazutaka
Foreign Literature   (63) 17-26   Mar 2014
A Note on Summative Noun Phrases in English
SASAKI Kazutaka
Otsuka Forum   (31) 41-46   Nov 2013   [Refereed]
Prenominal Modifiers in English
SASAKI Kazutaka
Proceedings, The Society of English Grammar and Usage Annual Meeting 2013   (21) 96-103   Oct 2013   [Invited]
Aspects of Prenominal Modifiers in English
SASAKI Kazutaka
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies, Utsunomiya University   (36) 43-48   Sep 2013
Evaluation of Chomsky (1965) Aspects of the Theory of Syntax
Kazutaka Sasaki
Foreign Literature   (62) 55-65   Mar 2013
A Contemporary Evaluation of Chomsky (1965) Aspects of the Theory of Syntax
SASAKI Kazutaka
Foreign Literature   (62)    Mar 2013
A Comparative Study of Japanese and English: Their Structure and Function
SASAKI Kazutaka
(30) 32-39   Nov 2012   [Refereed]
A Multi-dimensional and Dynamic Approach to the Analysis of Japanese Words, Phrases, and Sentences
SASAKI Kazutaka
Journal of th Faculty of International Studies, Utsunomiya University   (34) 73-81   Sep 2012   [Refereed]
Structural Properties of Language: From Sound-Meaning Correspondence to the General Property of Human Language
SASAKI Kazutaka
(60) 15-22   Mar 2012
A Multi-dimensional and Dynamic Approach to the Comprehensive Analysis of English Noun Phrases
SASAKI Kazutaka
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies Utsunomiya University   (32)    2011   [Refereed]
Notes on a Comparison of English, Japanese, and Chinese Relative Clauses
Kazutaka Sasaki
Foreign Literature   (60)    2011
A Scientific Way of 'Doing' Linguistics: An Informal Argument for Triggering Science-Forming Capacity
SASAKI Kazutaka
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies, Utsunomiya University   (31) 21-27   2011   [Refereed]
The Semantics and Pragmatics of the English Noun Phrase: In Terms of Syntactic Structures, Semantic Types, and Discourse Structures as Meaning-Determining Factors
Kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies Utsunomiya University   (30) 33-40   2010   [Refereed]
Elementary School English Actvities and Cross-cultural Understanding
Kazutaka Sasaki
Bulletin of Center for the Multicultural Public Sphere, the Faculty of International Studies Utsunomiya University   (2) 10-15   2010
Introductory Linguistics and Comparative/Contrastive Linguistics: Towards the Compatibility of These Two Approaches
Kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies Utsunomiya University   (29) 1-11   2010   [Refereed]
Why are English noun phrases more sentential than Japanese noun phrases?
Kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies Utsunomiya University   (27) 17-22   2009
Toward a Comprehensive Study of the English Noun Phrase: In Comparison with the Japanese Noun Phrase
Kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies Utsunomiya University   (28) 35-41   2009   [Refereed]
Towards a dynamic analysis of the transferred epithet in English
Kazutaka Sasaki
Foreign Literature   58 31-33   2009
Seven important views in language study
Kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies Utsunomiya University   (26) 99-103   2008   [Refereed]
Notes on a Semantic Approach to English Grammar: An Evaluation of Dixon (2005)
Kazutaka Sasaki
Foreign Literature   57 61-75   2008
A Story of Nearby: A Morphological, Syntactico-Semantic, Discourse-Based, and Developmental Perspective
Kazutaka Sasaki
An Enterprise in the Cognitive Science of Language: A Festschrift for Yukio Otsu (Hituzi Syobo Publishing)   129-137   2008   [Refereed]
Some Parallelism between Syntax and Morphology in English: Anaphora and Ellipsis in Relation to Discourse
Kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies Utsunomiya University   (24) 83-91   2007   [Refereed]
Study of the Japanese Language and Its Application to Teaching Japanese as a Foreign Language
Kazutaka Sasaki
Foreign Literature   56 85-92   2007
Toward a Discourse-Driven Meaning Form Association Analysis of Subject Noun Phrases Appearing at the Beginning of Text
Kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies Utsunomiya University   (23) 67-71   2007   [Refereed]
On the "Deviant" Use of Present-Day Japanese and Its Future
Kazutaka Sasaki
Foreign Literature   55 97-106   2006
Meaning-Form Correspondence and a Sketch of a commparative Study of Japanese and English
Kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies Utsunomiya University   (21) 55-59   2006   [Refereed]
A Communicative Approach to the 'S, NP' Construction in English
Kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies Utsunomiya University   (20) 37-42   2005
Notes on the Relation Between Meaning and Form: With Special Reference to Time Expression in Japanese and Vietnamese
Kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies Utsunomiya University   (19) 107-111   2005   [Refereed]
Prenominal Modifiers in English and Japanese
kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies   (17) 65-76   2004
Some Issues Concerning the Admission of Foreign Students (1): Students of Japanese Language and Culture
Kazutaka Sasaki, Yumiko Umeki, and Masahiro Ishihama
Foreign Literature   53    2004
Discourse and Premodification
Kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of The Faculty of International Studies, Utsunomiya University   (15) 113-116   2003
Prenominal Modifiers in English: An Outline of a Dynamic Analysis
Kazutaka Sasaki and Takao Yagi
Studies in English Linguistics: A Festschrift for Masaru Kajita(Kaitakusha Co, Ltd.)   612-618   2003   [Refereed]
A Commparative Study of Noun Phrases in English and Japanese: In Terms of Intrernal Structure and Syntactic Distribution
Kazutaka Sasaki
Irice Plaza   (13) 36-43   2003   [Refereed][Invited]
Linguistic Theory, Language Acquisition, and the Educational System: A Case of the UCLA Linguistics Department
Kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies Utsunomiya University   (13) 139-165   2002   [Refereed]
The Diversity of Prenominal Modifiers in English
Kazutaka Sasaki
Otsuka Forum   (20) 51-56   2002   [Refereed][Invited]
The Internal Sturucture and Syntactic Distribution of Noun Phrases in English and Japanese
kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies Utsunomiya University   (14) 67-78   2002   [Refereed]
Optimality-Theoretic Syntax: What Ideas Can We Learn From It?
Kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies, Utsunomiya University   (12) 81-88   2001
A Note on Disambiguation and Language Development: Toward Proper Meaning-Form Association
Kazutaka Sasaki
Foreign Literature   (50) 29-38   2001
A Dynamic View of the English Inversion Construction: A First Approximation
Kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies, Utsunomiya University   (9) 57-63   2000
How Have Possessors Come to Act as Subjects in Derived Nominals?
Kazutaka Sasaki
Foreign Literature   (49) 165-172   2000
The Semantics of Get-Passives
Kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies, Utsunomiya University   (8) 117-126   1999
On the Improvement of Facilities for Foreign Language Teaching in Utsunomiya University
Kazutaka Sasaki
Foreign Literature   (48) 21-28   1999
More Data on the Distribution of the Derived Nominal Destruction
Kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies Utsunomiya University   (7) 121-130   1999   [Refereed]
A Study of the English Participial Construction with Conjunction
Kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies Utsunomiya University   (6) 93-99   1998   [Refereed]
German Prenominal Modifiers and English Postnominal Modifiers: A Comparative Study of the Internal Structure of Noun Phrase
Kazutaka Sasaki
Foreign Literature   (47) 45-57   1998
On the Construction of English Passages from a Textual View: Based on Chapter 19, Quirk et al.(1985)
Kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies Utsunomiya University   (5) 55-71   1998
Linguistic Research and Education in America: University of Washington and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies Utsunomiya University   (4) 107-126   1997
Derived Nominals and Grammatical Dynamism: A Comparative Syntax of English and Japanese
Kazutaka Sasaki
Studies in Linguistics: A Festschrift for Akira Ota on the Occasion of His Eightieth Birthday (The Taishukan Publishing Company)   558-564   1997
How to analyze data on English derived nominals: From the viewpoint of their frequency and their origin/internal development/distributional extension
Kazutaka Sasaki
Foreign Literature   46 43-54   1997
Towards a communicative grammar of English: On the basis of Chapter 18, Quirk et al. (1985)
Kazutaka Sasaki
Journal of the Faculty of International Studies Utsunomiya University   (1) 191-207   1996
Notes on the internal structure and distribution of English derived nominals--including a historical viewpoint
Kazutaka Sasaki
Foreign Literature   44 11-22   1995
Disambiguation and the English Split Infinitive
Kazutaka Sasaki
Bulletin of the Faculty of General Education, Utsunomiya University   28 83-102   1994
The Distribution of Sentential Noun Phrases in English and Its Theoretical Implications
Kazutaka Sasaki
Foreign Literature   42 75-90   1993
Theoretical Problems of the Appositive Noun Phrase Commenting on the Preceding Sentence
Kazutaka Sasaki
Bulletin of the Faculty of General Education, Utsunomiya University   25 187-201   1992
On the Semantic Relation between the Preceding S and the Appositive NP
Kazutaka Sasaki
Aspects of Modern English Linguistics: A Festschrift for Dr. Masatomo Ukaji (Kaitakusha Publishing Company)   416-424   1991
On the Appositive NP Commenting on the Preceding S
Kazutaka Sasaki
Foreign Literature   38 29-47   1990
A Note on the Pseudo-Cleft-Like Construction
Kazutaka Sasaki
Foreign Literature   37 85-96   1989
On Appositive NPs
Kazutaka Sasaki
Foreign Literature   36 43-58   1987
On the Activo-Passive Construction in English: A Dynamic View
Kazutaka Sasaki
Memoirs of Tokyo Metropolitan College of Aeronautical Engineering   23 73-84   1986
An analysis of the passive construction in English: in terms of the notion 'basic' to 'derivative'
Kazutaka Sasaki
Memoirs of Tokyo Metropolitan College of Aeronautical Engineering   21 123-142   1984
Constraints on the movement of indirect objects
Kazutaka Sasaki
LEO   12 1-11   1983
Remarks on the English auxiliary verb system
Kazutaka Sasaki
LEO   11 39-57   1982

Books etc

 
38 Lessons for Engaging the World
SASAKI Kazutaka (Part:Joint Work, Chapter 4, Lesson 18, pp.104-108)
Shimotsuke Shimbun Company   Nov 2014   
Encyclopedia of Homelessness (Translation)
Akashi Publishing Company   2007   
Series of International Studies: Movement, Cities, and Translation "Translation of English Sentential Noun Phrases Into Japanese: A Grammatical View"
The Faculty of International Studies, Utsunomiya University   2004   
An Encyclopedic Dictionary of Japanese Expression and Sentence Patterns
The Asakura Publishing Company   2002   
A NEW TREND English Grammar for University Students
Kaitakusha   1999   
An Encyclopedic Dictionary of Japanese Linguistics
The Asakura Publishing Company   1997   
NEW ACCESS to English Grammar
Kaitakusha   1996   
The Grammar Book (Translation)
Liber Press   1986   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Translation of English Sentential Noun Phrases into Japanese: From a Grammatical View [Invited]
SASAKI Kazutaka
Palacky Unversity Lecture   9 Mar 2015   
Aspects of Language Activity in Education for International Understandings [Invited]
SASAKI Kazutaka
Tochigi Prefeture High School Council of Education for International Understandings   26 Nov 2014   
Prenominal Modifiers in English [Invited]
SASAKI Kazutaka
The Society of English Grammar and Usage Annual Meeting 2013   19 Oct 2013   
On Wierzbicka (2006) English: Meaning and Culture, Oxford UP, Chapter 4
SASAKI Kazutaka
14 Sep 2013   
On Chomsky (1965) Aspects of the Theory of Syntax, Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press, Chapter 4, Sections 2.2-2.3
SASAKI Kazutaka
Otsuka Circle of English Education   Dec 2012   
Elementary School English Actvities and Cross-cultural Understanding
Seminar for the Library Session of Elementary School Teachers in the City of Utsunomiya   2009   
A Semantic Approach to English Grammar, Chapters 7&8
Otsuka Circle of English Education   2007   
Comments on the Whole of the Presentations [of English Education in Taiwan and Japan]
Online Conference Between Taiwan National Normal University and Utsunomiya University   2005   
Head Modification in Noun Phrase
Otsuka Circle of English Education   2002   
A Commparative Study of Noun Phrases in English and Japanese: In Terms of Intrernal Structure and Syntactic Distribution
IRICE Monthly Meeting   2002   
Linguistic Theory and Language Acquistion: A Report on My Research at UCLA Linguistics Department
Tokyo English Linguistics Circle   2001   
German Prenominal Modifiers and English Postnominal Modifiers: A Comparative Study of the Internal Structure of Noun Phrases
Tokyo English Linguistics Circle   1998   
Some Notes on Derived Nominals: A Comparative and Dynamic Study of English and Japanese
Tokyo English Linguistics Circle   1996   
On the Internal Structure and Distribution of Sentential Noun Phrases in English: A Dynamic View
Tokyo English Linguistics Circle   1994   
On the Sentential Character of Noun Phrase: A Dynamic View
Tokyo English Linguistics Circle   1992   
Disambiguation and Split Infintive
Tokyo English Linguistics Circle   1991   
Theoretical Problems of the Appositive Noun Phrase Commenting on the Preceding Sentence
The Eighth Conference of the English Linguistic Society of Japan   1990   
On the Appositive Noun Phrases and Nonrestrictive Relative Clauses: A Case in Which Their "Antecedents" are S-type
Tokyo English Linguistics Circle   1989   
A Note on the Pseudo-Cleft-Like Construction
Tokyo English Linguistics Circle   1988   
A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language, Chapter 18
Otsuka Circle of English Education   1988   
Notes on Apparent Appositive NPs
Tokyo English Linguistics Circle   1985   
Activo-Passives: A Dynamic View
Tokyo English Linguistics Circle   1985   
Oxford Dictionary of Current Idiomatic English, Volume II
Otsuka Circle of English Education   1983   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Study on the Internal Structure and Distribution of Noun Phrases in English
Project Year: 1993   
A Cross-Linguistic Study of Noun Modification
Project Year: 1998   
A Communicative Grammar of English
Project Year: 1996   
A Comparative Study of English and Japanese
Project Year: 1997   
Application of Linguistic Theory to English Grammar Learning
Project Year: 1996