Rika YAMASHITA

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Name
Rika YAMASHITA
Affiliation
Kanto Gakuin University
Section
College of Economics Department of Economics
Job title
JSPS Research fellow
Degree
BA(Faculty of Letters, the University of Tokyo), MA(Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, the University of Tokyo), PhD(Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, the University of Tokyo)
ORCID ID
0000-0002-0233-7833

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2017
 - 
Today
Assistant/Associate professor, College of Economics, Kanto Gakuin University
 
Apr 2014
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Mar 2017
JSPS Research fellow (PD), Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia, the University of Tokyo
 
Apr 2010
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Mar 2013
JSPS Research fellow (DC1), Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, the University of Tokyo
 
Jan 2011
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Nov 2011
Visiting researcher, Birkbeck college, University of London
 

Education

 
Apr 2010
 - 
Mar 2014
Department of Linguistics, PhD course, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, the University of Tokyo
 
Apr 2008
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Mar 2010
Department of Linguistics, MA, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, the University of Tokyo
 

Awards & Honors

 
Mar 2016
The Tokugawa Soken Prize, The Japanese Association of Sociolinguistic Sciences
 
Mar 2012
Best presentation award for the 29th JASS conference, The Japanese Association of Sociolinguistic Sciences
Winner: Rika Yamashita
 
Sep 2009
Best presentation award for the 24th JASS conference, The Japanese Association of Sociolinguistic Sciences
Winner: Rika Yamashita
 

Published Papers

 
Japanese/Urdu Language Contact in a Religious Community: Lexical Borrowing and Phonological Adaptation
Rika YAMASHITA
Tokyo University Linguistic Papers (TULIP)   36 167-184   Sep 2015   [Refereed]
Codeswitching in a Mosque School Classroom by Pakistani Pupils in Japan
Rika Yamashita
The Japanese Journal of Language in Society   17(1) 61-76   Sep 2014   [Refereed]
Peer Effect in Language Choice: Japan-residing Pakistani Pupils’ in Classroom Conversation
Rika Yamashita
Tokyo University Linguistic Papers   34 231-246   Sep 2013   [Refereed]
Heritage language quotations in peer interactions: A preliminary study on Japanese-Urdu codeswitching
Rika Yamashita
Journal of Human Linguistics Circle   9 71-81   Mar 2013   [Refereed]
Problems in explaining use of desu/masu forms: Evidence from a small community classroom
Rika YAMASHITA
Tokyo University Linguistic Papers   39 365-380   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Handbook of Japanese Sociolinguistics
Rika YAMASHITA (Part:Contributor, Ch 14. Codeswitching, language crossing, and mediatized crosslinguistic practices)
Routledge   Jul 2019   
Mobility and Language
Rika YAMASHITA (Part:Joint Work, Chapter 10. "Pakistani Muslim women on the move: Langauge and life in young adulthood)
Kurosio Publishing   Aug 2018   
Urban Sociolinguistics:The City as a Linguistic Process and Experience
Patrick HEINRICH and Rika YAMASHITA (Part:Joint Work, Tokyo: Standardization, ludic language use and nascent superdiversity.)
Routledge   2017   
Multilingualism of Pakistani pupils in Japan: A study on codeswitching and styleshifting
Hituzi Syobo   Feb 2016   
Meikai Gengogaku Jiten (Meikai Encyclopedia of Linguistics)
Rika YAMASHITA (Part:Contributor, 'Codeswitching', 'Style', 'Linguistic community', 'Multilingualism', 'Diglossia', 'Literacy')
Sanseido   Jul 2015