AKAHORI Saburo

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Name
AKAHORI Saburo
Affiliation
Tokyo Woman's Christian University
Section
School of Arts and Sciences, Division of Global Social Sciences, Department of Sociology
Job title
Professor
Degree
Ph.D in Sociology(The University of Tokyo)
Research funding number
30408455

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2016
 - 
Today
Professor, Tokyo Woman's Christian University
 
Apr 2012
 - 
Today
Part-time Lecturer, Graduate School of Information and Communication, Meiji University
 
Apr 2011
 - 
Mar 2017
Part-time Lecturer, Faculty of Sociology, Rikkyo University
 
Apr 2008
 - 
Mar 2016
Associate Professor, Tokyo Woman's Christian University
 
Apr 2015
 - 
Sep 2015
Part-time Lecturer, Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences, Ochanomizu University
 
Apr 2005
 - 
Mar 2008
Assistant Professor, Tokyo Woman's Christian University
 
Apr 2004
 - 
Mar 2005
Part-time Lecturer, Tokyo Woman's Christian University
 
Apr 2002
 - 
Mar 2005
Research Fellow, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
 
Apr 2002
 - 
Mar 2005
Part-time Lecturer, Tokyo International University
 
Apr 2001
 - 
Mar 2005
Part-time Lecturer, Gakushuin University
 

Education

 
Apr 1994
 - 
Sep 2003
Sociology, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 1990
 - 
Mar 1994
Sociology, Faculty of Letters, The University ofTokyo
 

Committee Memberships

 
Apr 2015
 - 
Mar 2019
The Japan Association for Social and Economic Systems Studies (JASESS)  Secretary
 
Jan 2015
 - 
Today
Research Committee 51, International Sociological Association (ISA RC51 sociocybernetics)  Treasurer
 
Sep 2016
 - 
Sep 2018
The Society for Sociological Theory in Japan  Editor-in-Chief
 
Sep 2012
 - 
Sep 2014
The Society for Sociological Theory in Japan  Secretary
 
Apr 2009
 - 
Mar 2013
The Japan Association for Social and Economic Systems Studies (JASESS)  Treasurer
 

Published Papers

 
AKAHORI Saburo
Tokyo Woman’s Christian University Annals of Sociology   (4) 1-12   Mar 2016
The Tasks of Systems Theoretical Sociology
AKAHORI Saburo
Gendai Shisō: Revue de la pensée d’aujourd’hui   42(16) 117-123   Dec 2014   [Invited]
AKAHORI Saburo
Journal of Sociocybernetics   12(1/2) 19-30   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
A Systems Approach to the Qualitative Change of Social Ties
AKAHORI Saburo
Social and Economic Systems Studies   35 83-88   Oct 2014   [Refereed]
AKAHORI Saburo
Tokyo Woman’s Christian University Annals of Sociology   (2) 31-42   Mar 2014

Misc

 
The Collapse of Reality as a Socially Constructed Reality
AKAHORI Saburo
Tokyo Woman's Christian University Annals of Sociology   (7) 71-78   Mar 2019
AKAHORI Saburo
International Journal of Japanese Sociology   27(1) 3-4   Mar 2018
AKAHORI Saburo
Tokyo Woman’s Christian University Annals of Sociology   (6) 47-54   Mar 2018
Book Review: Takemitsu Morikawa (hg.) 2014, Die Welt der Liebe: Liebessemantiken zwischen Globalität und Lokalität, Bielefeld: transcript.
AKAHORI Saburo
The Journal of Studies in Contemporaray Sociological Theory   (9) 117-120   Mar 2015
AKAHORI Saburo
International Journal of Japanese Sociology   18(1) 130-132   Nov 2009   [Invited]

Books etc

 
Social Theory and Asian Dialogues: Cultivating Planetary Conversations
AKAHORI Saburo (Part:Contributor, p.317-327)
Palgrave Macmillan   Mar 2018   ISBN:978-981-10-7094-5
https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-981-10-7095-2
Encyclopedia of Theory and Application in Sociology
AKAHORI Saburo (Part:Contributor, "Sociocybernetics", "Autopoiesis of Society", "Feedback")
Maruzen Publishing   Jul 2017   ISBN:978-4-621-30074-9
Encyclopedia of Contemporary Sociology
AKAHORI Saburo (Part:Contributor, "first-order observation/ second-order observation", "symbolic generalized media")
Koubundou Publishers   Dec 2012   ISBN:978-4-335-55148-2
Secondary Analysis in Social Research
AKAHORI Saburo (Part:Contributor, "British Social Attitudes Survey", "International Comparison of Attitude towards Marriage")
University of Tokyo Press   Dec 2000   ISBN:4-13-052017-2

Conference Activities & Talks

 
How Can We Make Societal Invisibility Visible?
AKAHORI Saburo
The Japan Sociological Association the 91st Annual Meeting   9 Sep 2018   
Rethinking the Collapse of Reality to Live for: From a Perspective of Second-Order Observation
AKAHORI Saburo
The International Sociological Association the 19th World Congress of Sociology   19 Jul 2018   
Observing Intolerant Society: A Lesson from Japan’s Experience
AKAHORI Saburo
The 14th International Conference of Sociocybernetics   21 Jun 2017   
The Concept of Social System: A Blunt Sword?
AKAHORI Saburo
The Japan Sociological Association the 89th Annual Meeting   9 Oct 2016   
Multiple Modernities Seeing from a Conception of Society as Singular
AKAHORI Saburo
The Society for Sociological Theory in Japan the 11th Annual Meeting   3 Sep 2016   
Observing Disintegrative Trends of Modern Society: Toward Restructuring of Self-Description
AKAHORI Saburo
The 6th Joint Japan-US Conference on Mathematical Sociology and Rational Choice   19 Aug 2016   
Society as an Observing System: A Perspective by Incongruity?
AKAHORI Saburo
The International Sociological Association the 3rd Forum of Sociology   11 Jul 2016   
Toward a General Theory of Sociology in the 21st Century: How Are the Contributions from the East Asia Possible?
AKAHORI Saburo
The 13th East Asian Sociologist's Network Conference   15 Nov 2015   
Societal System Observed from Conflict, Conflict-Observing Societal System
AKAHORI Saburo
The Japan Association for Social and Economic Systems Studies (JASESS) the 34th Annual Meeting   25 Oct 2015   
Epistemological Obstacles in the Application of Autopoiesis to Sociology
AKAHORI Saburo
The Japan Sociological Association the 88th Annual Meeting   19 Sep 2015   

Teaching Experience

 
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
A Basic Stydy on Theories and History of Theories in Relation to the Publicness of Sociology and its Feasibility
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: Apr 2011 - Mar 2014    Investigator(s): DEGUCHI Takeshi
A Study on the Elaboration of Social Systems Theory and its Applicability
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)
Project Year: Apr 2006 - Mar 2009    Investigator(s): AKAHORI Saburo