POWELL Richard

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Name
POWELL Richard
E-mail
richard.powellnihon-u.ac.jp
URL
https://language-and-rights-in-asia.blogspot.jp
Affiliation
Nihon University
Section
College of Economics, College of Economics
Job title
Professor
Degree
BA(Cambridge University), MSc (Master of Science)(University of London), Solicitor(College of Law, London), MA (Master of Arts)(Cambridge University), MA (Master of Arts)(Macquarie University, Sydney), PhD(Melbourne University)
Research funding number
30277371

Research Areas

 

Education

 
Oct 1978
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Jun 1981
History, History, Cambridge University
 
Sep 1985
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Sep 1986
Political Science, School of Oriental Studies, Political Science Dept., School of Oriental and African Studies, London University
 
Sep 1987
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Sep 1989
Law, Faculty of Laws, College of Law
 
 
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May 1999
History, Political Thought, Graduate School, Division of History, Cambridge University
 
 
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2005
Language Policy, Graduate School of Psychology, Division of Linguistic Sciences, Macquarie University
 

Awards & Honors

 
 
Macquarie University International Student Academic Merit Prize
 
1980
Academic Exhibition, Peterhouse, Cambridge University.
 

Published Papers

 
A Comparison between Japan and England of the Legal Status of Amnesty International.
Richard Powell
Bulletin of Seikei University.   27 1-18   Dec 1994
Uses of law as a subject for content-based English-language teaching.
Richard Powell
Oumon Ronsou   40 73-99   Mar 1995
Answer machine language use: a preliminary investigation into cross-cultural differences.
B. Natusch, R. Powell
Nihon University College of Economics Kenkyu Kiyo 26   26 79-101   Apr 1998
Considering a Framework in which to examine the role of language laws and policies in former British colonies.
Richard Powell
Nihon University College of Economics Kenkyu Kiyo.   27 85-115   Oct 1998
Mr Sluizer goes to Hollywood and vanishes without a trace: the pitfalls of foreign language film remakes and some pointers for cross-cultural studies
Richard Powell
Bulletin of Seikei University   31(2) 1-31   Jan 1999

Misc

 
(Evidence of Japan’s imperial language policy from its English language newspapers: the case of Shōnan).
Kenkyu Kiyo Research Bulletin   77 149-179   Jan 2015

Books etc

 
Law Today .
Richard Powell
Harlow: Longman/Pearson (UK).   Sep 1993   
Viewpoints in Law.
Richard Powell
Tokyo:Macmillan Language House   Sep 1996   
Japanese English as an Asian English: by, for and of the Japanese? Recent debate on the interface between EFL and EIL in Japan.
Richard Powell
Chapter in Azirah & Norizah (Eds.) Varieties of English in South East Asia and Beyond. Kuala Lumpur: University of Malaya Press.   Oct 2006   
Motivations for language choice in Malaysian courtrooms.
Richard Powell
Kuala Lumpur:University of Malaya Press (Malaysia)   Sep 2008   
Bilingual courtrooms: in the interests of justice?
Chapter in Gibbons & Turrell (Eds.) Dimensions of Forensic Linguistics. Amsterdam:John Benjamins.   Oct 2008   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Crime in the classroom: using film and TV images of law and order in cross-culural studies.
Third Conference of the Association of Language Teachers of the Czech Republic, Kromeris.   Sep 1997   
Performing vs Presenting in Voice-Mail and Pager Protocol.
R. Powell, B. Natusch
6th International Pragmatics Conference, Reims, France.   Jul 1998   
ESP and cross-cultural studies for law students.
1st International ATECR Conference, Prague.   Sep 1998   
Angry men and argumentative women: the pros and cons of using film to depict the common law jury system.
Richard Powell
LSP Forum, Charles University, Prague.   Sep 1999   
Language planning in Kenya and Malaysia.
SPELT International Conference, Karachi, Pakistan.   Oct 2000   

Others

 
1993
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL REPORT ON HUMAN RIGHTS.