YAMAMOTO Kahoruko

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Name
YAMAMOTO Kahoruko
E-mail
kahorukotmu.ac.jp
Affiliation
Tokyo Metropolitan University
Section
Graduate School of Urban Environmental Sciences, Department of Urban Science

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Oct 2008
 - 
Today
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Urban Environmental Sciences, Tokyo Metropolitan University
 
May 2018
 - 
Dec 2018
Visiting Associate Professor, Faculty of Sociology, University of British Columbia
 
Sep 2010
 - 
Sep 2017
Guest Lecturer, Faculty of Sociology, Rikkyo University
 
Sep 2011
 - 
Mar 2012
Guest Lecturer, Graduate School of Career Studies, Hosei University
 
Apr 2001
 - 
Sep 2008
Lecturer/ Associate Professor, Faculty of Education, Yamaguchi University
 

Education

 
Apr 1998
 - 
Mar 2001
Faculty of Sociology, Graduate School of Social Sciences, Tokyo Metropolitan University
 
Apr 1996
 - 
Mar 1998
Graduate School of Media and Governance, University of Keio
 

Published Papers

 
Confronting Gentrification in Low-Income Neighborhoods: Focusing on Housing Crisis and Revitalization of Local Business
YAMAMOTO Kahoruko
The Annals of Japan Association for Urban Sociology   34 74-92   Sep 2016
Social Inclusion/Exclusion in Urban Underclass Area Facing Welfare Dependency: Focusing on ‘Housing First’ Approach for the Homeless People in Vancouver, Canada
YAMAMOTO Kahoruko
The annual review of sociology   27    Oct 2014   [Refereed]
Changes and Restructuring of Social Issues of the Urban Underclass Area with Increasing Welfare Needs in Kotobuki, Yokohama
YAMAMOTO Kahoruko
The Annals of Japan Association for Urban Sociology   31 95-110   Sep 2013   [Refereed]
The Changes in Social Structure and Social Activism in the Urban Underclass Area: A Case of Yokohama, Japan
YAMAMOTO Kahoruko
3    Mar 2010
Newcomer Migrant Workers in the Underclass: A Yokohama, Japan Case Study
YAMAMOTO Kahoruko
International Journal of Japanese Sociology   9    Sep 2000   [Refereed]

Misc

 
A Reconsideration of the Concept of 'Placeness' of a Modern Urban Society
YAMAMOTO Kahoruko
The annual review of sociology   30    Jul 2017   [Invited]
BOOK REVIEWS: Better Must Come: Exiting Homelessness in Two Global Cities, by Matthew Marr
YAMAMOTO Kahoruko
International Journal of Japanese Sociology   26(1)    Mar 2017   [Invited]
Sociological Study of Nuclear Evacuation and the Role of Researchers
Akihiko SATO, Ryosuke TAKAKI, Kahoruko YAMAMOTO & Yusuke YAMASHITA
Sociology in the Post-Disaster Society      Jun 2014

Books etc

 
Poverty and Social Welfare in Japan
YAMAMOTO Kahoruko (Part:Joint Work)
Trans Pacific Press   Jul 2008   
http://www.transpacificpress.com/item.mibiznez?id=151

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Social changes and struggles of low-income communities: From case studies in Japan and Vancouver [Invited]
YAMAMOTO Kahoruko
Visiting Scholars Mini-Conference Round Table   11 Dec 2018   Department of Sociology, University of British Columbia
Problems and Prospects for Urban Areas in Tokyo and Shanghai: Through the study tours of TMU and SIVA
YAMAMOTO Kahoruko
The 12th Conference of the International Advisory Group —— Summit Forum of Art and Design Education of Shanghai Institute of Visual Arts (SIVA)   4 Sep 2017   Shanghai Institute of Visual Arts
Social Inclusion and Exclusion of Urban Underclass Areas as Welfare Dependent Communities: The Case of Yokohama, Japan
YAMAMOTO Kahoruko
2015 Korea-China-Japan Joint International Seminar   Oct 2015   University of Seoul, South Korea
Impact of Social Change and Restructuring of Urban Underclass Areas on Homeless People: The Case of Yokohama, Japan
YAMAMOTO Kahoruko
XVIII ISA World Congress of Sociology   Jul 2014   International Sociological Association
Social Inequality and Policy for the Evacuees from the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant Accident
YAMAMOTO Kahoruko
UOS-TMU Joint Seminar   Sep 2013   University of Seoul, South Korea

Research Grants & Projects

 
The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS): Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: Apr 2018 - Mar 2021    Investigator(s): YAMAMOTO Kahoruko
The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS): Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): YAMAMOTO Kahoruko
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research: Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2015    Investigator(s): YAMAMOTO Kahoruko
The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS): Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)
Project Year: Apr 2007 - Mar 2011    Investigator(s): YAMAMOTO Kahoruko
The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS): Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)
Project Year: Apr 2003 - Mar 2006    Investigator(s): YAMAMOTO Kahoruko

Social Contribution

 
[Chief Editor]  Solidarity Network with Migrants Japan  Migrants Network  Aug 2015 - Today
Kitanaka School
[Lecturer, Planner, Organizing Member]  School of Creativity and Urban Culture in Yokohama  Oct 2010 - Mar 2012