TSUJI Yasuo

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Name
TSUJI Yasuo
E-mail
tsujijuris.hokudai.ac.jp
Affiliation
Hokkaido University
Section
School of Law
Job title
Professor
Degree
M.A.(McGill University)
Other affiliation
Hokkaido University Public Policy SchoolHokkaido University Center for Ainu & Indigenous Studies

Profile

Member of: Hokkaido University School of Law; School of Public Policy; Center for Ainu and Indigenous Studies
Specialized in: Political Theory (History and current issues of liberalism)
Current research: Theoretical consideration of multicultural, indigenous, and diversity issues in Japan as well as other countries.

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2008
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Today
Professor, Center for Ainu and Indigenous Studies, Hokkaido University
 
Apr 2005
 - 
Today
Professor, School of Public Policy, Hokkaido University
 
Apr 2004
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Today
Professor, School of Law, Hokkaido University
 
Apr 1999
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Mar 2004
Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, Hokkaido University
 
Oct 1993
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Mar 1999
Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, Niigata University, ,
 
Apr 1992
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Sep 1993
Lecturer, Graduate School of Law and Politics, University of Tokyo, Faculty of Law,
 
Apr 1987
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Mar 1992
Research Associate, Faculty of Law, University of Tokyo
 

Education

 
Sep 1989
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Jun 1993
M.A. Program, Department of Political Science, McGill University
 
Apr 1982
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Mar 1987
Political Science Program, Faculty of Laws, The University of Tokyo
 

Published Papers

 
Community rebuilding and collective agency
TSUJI Yasuo
The Hokkaido Law Review   69(6) 369-396   Mar 2019
Multiculturalism and policies of community rebuilding
TSUJI Yasuo
OMNES:The Journal of Multicultural Society   9(1) 1-33   Jan 2019   [Refereed]
Community rebuilding in the late-modern period: Examining an aspect of multiculturalism policies
TSUJI Yasuo
Hokkaido Law Review   69(4) 234-262   Nov 2018
「藤原聖子『ポスト多文化主義教育が描く宗教』」
TSUJI Yasuo
図書新聞   3328 6   Nov 2017   [Invited]
Yasuo Tsuji
The liberation of humankind : a sociological review : official journal of the Japanese Association of Sociology for Human Liberation   30 119-124   May 2017
James Tully, tr.by Yasuo Tsuji, Ken Yamada
Hokkaido Law Review   67(6) 256-252   Mar 2017
Supporting Migrant Youths in the Late-Modern Period: A Review of the Research Project: ‘See the Future of Multicultural Society with the Next Migrant Generation’
TSUJI Yasuo
OMNES:The Journal of Multicultural Society   7(2) 190-198   2017   [Refereed]
Yasuo Tsuji
Hokkaido Law Review   67(3) 840-804   2016
Avigail Eisenberg, tr. by Yasuo Tsuji and Kumiko Tsuda
Hokkaido Law Review   65(1) 132-124   2014
Tsuji Yasuo
The journal of law and politics   45(3) 35-59   Mar 2013
Lucas Swaine, Tr. by Yasuo Tsuji, Takeshi Miyai
Hokkaido Law Review   63(5) 1482-1468   2013
TSUJI Yasuo
Journal on public affairs   5(4) 82-95   Mar 2009
Yasuo Tsuji
The journal of law and politics   39(2) 168-183   Feb 2007
Yasuo Tsuji
The annuals of Japanese Political Science Association   2007(2) 49-65   2007
Bottom-up Federalism:The Early Modern Contribution to Local Governance in a Globalizing World
Thomas O. Hueglin, tr. by TSUJI Yasuo
J.Yamaguchi, M.Yamazaki, K.Endo (ed.), The Local Governance int the Age of Globalization, Hokkaido University Press   235-250   Mar 2003   [Refereed]
Yasuo Tsuji
The journal of law and politics   32(3) 112-145   Mar 2000
Beverley Baines, (tr.)Tsuji Yasuo
The journal of law and politics   31(4) 482-521   Mar 1999
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The journal of the Association of Political and Social Sciences   108(3) 104-160   1995
Characteristics of the concept of politics in Grotius's thought
TSUJI Yasuo
Takeshi Sasaki (ed.) , Liberty and Liberalism, University of Tokyo Press   71-96   1995
Yasuo Tsuji
The Journal of the Association of Political and Social Sciences   107(5) p630-632   Jun 1994
TSUJI Y
The journal of the Association of Political and Social Sciences   107(7) 68-127   1994
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The journal of the Association of Political and Social Sciences   106(9) 50-104   1993
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The journal of the Association of Political and Social Sciences   106(7) 125-174   1993
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The journal of the Association of Political and Social Sciences   106(1) 54-106   1993

Misc

 
辻 康夫
北大法学論集   67(3) 840-804   2016
TSUJI Yasuo
The Annuals of Japanese Political Science Association   64(1) 1_168-1_188   2013
Recently multiculturalism has come under heavy attack. One of the backgrounds is the problem of integration of Muslim population in Western countries. Multiculturalism is blamed for having encouraged separatism and caused ghettoisation. This disto...
辻 康夫
公共研究 = Journal on public affairs   5(4) 83-95   Mar 2009
千葉大学公共研究センター21世紀プログラム「持続可能な福祉社会に向けた公共研究拠点」
辻 康夫
Journal on public affairs   5(4) 82-95   Mar 2009
TSUJI Yasuo
The Annuals of Japanese Political Science Association   58(2) 2_49-2_65   2007
  The purposes of this article are to look at theoretical issues relating to inclusion of cultural minorities, and to consider their implication to normative theory of liberal democracy. We will look at debates on inclusion of two nation...

Books etc

 
John Locke
TSUJI Yasuo (Part:Contributor)
A.Sugita and O.Kawasaki (ed.) Western Political Thought   Sep 2014   
Locke: Religious liberty and political liberty
TSUJI Yasuo
Yoshie Kawade (ed.), Sovereignty and Liberty   Mar 2014   ISBN:4000113518
religion and social bonds
TSUJI Yasuo
Shigeki Uno (ed.), Social Bonds, Fukosha   2010   
On Political Equality
R.A Dahl, ty. by F.Iida, Y.Tsuji, M. Hayakawa (Part:Joint Translation)
Hosei University Press   May 2009   
Essentials of Political Sciences
Y.Tsuji, M.Mastuura, T.Miyamoto (ed.)
Hokkaido University Press   Mar 2008   
community
TSUJI Yasuo
A.Fukuda and M.Taniguchi (ed.), Politics of Democracy (University of Tokyo Press)   2002   
Multiculturalism
Charles Taylor et.al., tr. by T.Sasaki, K. Sakiyama, Y.Tsuji
Iwanami Shoten   Oct 1996   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Multiculturalism and revitalization of diminished cultures
TSUJI Yasuo
World Social Science Forum 2018   26 Sep 2018   
Between 'the modern political principles' and 'the theological paradigm'
TSUJI Yasuo
成蹊大学・思想史研究会   28 Jul 2018   
Multiculturalism and the Policies of Community Rebuilding
TSUJI Yasuo
25th World Congress of Political Science   24 Jul 2018   International Political Science Association
Multiculturalism policies toward Indigenous people and immigrant groups in North America
TSUJI Yasuo
SIMS International Conference   1 Dec 2017   Sookmyung Women’s University (Seoul, Korea)
Multiculturalism and community resilience
TSUJI Yasuo
解放社会学会研究大会   7 Sep 2017   
Multiculturalism and issues of 'history'
TSUJI Yasuo
21 Jan 2017   
Considering the dilemmas of identity claims
TSUJI Yasuo
5 Sep 2016   
On applicability of multiculturalism to the Japanese situation:with a focus on Ainu policy
TSUJI Yasuo
Hokkaido University 2016 Summer Institute: The Round Table: The Cultural Politics of Globalization   26 Jul 2016   
How should we define 'multiculturalism' ?
TSUJI Yasuo
Japan Association for Migration Policy studies   12 Dec 2015   
Formulating a theory of multiculturalism in Japanese context [Invited]
TSUJI Yasuo
Korean Political Science Association, Annual Conference   5 Dec 2015   
Democracy and Religion
TSUJI Yasuo
Hokkaido University Public Symposium; Religion in the Contemporary World   8 Aug 2015   
Multiculturalism and the issue of invisibility
TSUJI Yasuo
国立民族学博物館・共同研究会「政治的分類―被支配者の視点からエスニシティと人種を再考する」、国立民族学博物館   31 Jan 2015   
Theories of multiculturalism and minority policies
TSUJI Yasuo
解放社会学会研究大会   6 Sep 2014   
A composite approach of multiculturalism
TSUJI Yasuo
Japanese Political Science Association, annual meeting   15 Sep 2013   
Multiculturalism and Indigenous People in Japan
TSUJI Yasuo
International workshop,"Multicultural Coexistence and East Asian Community”,Co-hosted by: East Asian Research Unit, Public Policy School at Hokkaido University and Peace and Democracy Institute at Korea University   15 Oct 2012   
Deparochializing political theory in Japanese context: A note on James Tully's discussion
TSUJI Yasuo
International workshop, 'Deparochializing Political Theory: East Asian Perspectives on Politics' , University of Victoria   2 Aug 2012   
Theoretical consideration of the rights of indigenous peoples: with special reference to Japanese case
TSUJI Yasuo
淡江大学アジア研究所「アジアの人権発展に関する国際シンポジウム」   24 Feb 2012   
Civil society and religion
TSUJI Yasuo
Japanese Political Science Association, annual meeting   10 Oct 2010   
Ainu and Ainu Studies in Japan
TSUJI Yasuo
A Lecture at University of Saskatchewan, Department of Native Studies   15 Sep 2010   
Religion and the public sphere
TSUJI Yasuo
2 Jul 2010   
The contexts of Social Capital Theories [Invited]
TSUJI Yasuo
Kansai University, Institute of Economic and Political Studies, Public Seminar   13 Dec 2008   
Conditions of religious toleration in a historical perspective
TSUJI Yasuo
Japanese Political Science Association, annual meeting   12 Oct 2008   
Civil Society and 'Social Capital'
TSUJI Yasuo
Japanese Political Science Association, annual meeting   2 Oct 2004   
The"social capital" argument: its theoretical and historical contexts, [Invited]
TSUJI Yasuo
CSPT Toronto chapter, research meeting   17 Sep 2004   
Natural Law and Toleration: Reconsidering Samuel Pufendorf's political thought
TSUJI Yasuo
Japanese Political Science Association, annual meeting   2 Oct 1999   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Ministry of Education: Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2014 - 2016    Investigator(s): Yasuo TSUJI
Ministry of Education and Science: Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Exploratory Research
Project Year: 2013 - 2015    Investigator(s): Yoshida Kunihiko
Ministry of Education and Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B)
Project Year: 2012 - 2015    Investigator(s): ENDO Ken
Ministry of Education and Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B)
Project Year: 2012 - 2015    Investigator(s): IIDA Fumio
Ministry of Education and Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A)
Project Year: 2011 - 2015    Investigator(s): TSUNEMOTO Teruki
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2011 - 2013    Investigator(s): FUMIO IIDA
This project attempts to conduct a comprehensive research on the features of multicultural societies by engaging in a comparative case analysis of the political processes of North-American, West European, and East European countries. It does so by...
Ministry of Education: Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2011 - 2013    Investigator(s): Yasuo TSUJI
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2009 - 2011    Investigator(s): Fumio IIDA
The project aims to compare features of globalization of American and European examples by using the global city theory that highlights aspects of city space as site for globalization. It examines not only the related literatures but also current ...
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): Yasuo TSUJI
In this project, I first looked at sub-fields of policy of multiculturalism, paying attention to problems and needs of minorities at stake. Second, I analyzed the changes of the policies and debates on multiculturalism throughout the last several ...
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): Fumio IIDA
This project attempts to conduct a comprehensive research on the features of multicultural societies by engaging in a comparative case analysis on the policy processes of North-American, West European, and East European countries. It does so by fo...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(A))
Project Year: 2007 - 2010    Investigator(s): Teruki TSUNEMOTO
UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples enumerates individual and group rights necessary for the indigenous peoples in general. It also recognizes each and every indigenous peoples and countries to seek to realize the Declaration's righ...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2005 - 2007    Investigator(s): Yasuo TSUJI
For many years 'social capital' has been a focus of various academic research and public debate. This project examined these arguments from the perspective provided by recent researches in the field of history of political thought. Most of works w...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2003 - 2006    Investigator(s): Fumio IIDA
This study attempted to analyze the various aspects of the recent defense of the rights of minority cultures. First, the study attempted to construct an analytical framework that integrates both philosophical and historical approaches. In order to...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2003 - 2004    Investigator(s): Yasuo TSUJI
Heated debates are going on today on the issue of appropriate relations between the two elements of moral and political life : the autonomy of individuals and the belonging to communities. This topic itself is not new ; it has been discussed throu...
Ministry of Education: Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(奨励研究(A))
Project Year: 2000 - 2001    Investigator(s): Yasuo TSUJI