Shuhei Kimura

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Shuhei Kimura
University of Tsukuba
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2018
associate professor, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Tsukuba
Apr 2013
Mar 2018
assistant professor, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Tsukuba

Published Papers

Community Disaster Recovery and "Recovery Ritual" : A Case Study of a "Failed" Ritual in a Tsunami-Affected Community
Shuhei Kimura & Yuki Tsujimoto
Journal of Living Folklore   10 1-16   2018   [Refereed]
When a seawall is visible: Infrastructure and obstruction in post-tsunami reconstruction in Japan
Shuhei Kimura
Science as Culture   25(1) 23-43   2016   [Refereed]
Visualizing with "soft light": A reflection on public anthropology and 3/11
Shuhei Kimura
Japanese Review of Cultural Anthropology   15 127-140   2015   [Refereed]
Reorganization of Social Order after a Tsunami : Collective Relocation and "Community"
Shuhei Kimura
78(1) 57-80   2013   [Refereed]
Lessons from the Great Eastern Japan Earthquake: The public use of anthropological knowledge
Shuhei Kimura
Asian Anthropology   11 65-74   2012   [Refereed]


Japanese journal of cultural anthropology   75(2) 181-191   Sep 2010   [Refereed]

Books etc

To See Once More the Stars: Living in a Post-Fukushima World(Daisuke Naito, Ryan Sayre, Heather Swanson, Satsuki Takahashi (eds.) )
Shuhei Kimura (Part:Joint Work, Roads (pp.28-30))
New Pacific Press   2014   
Nuclear Disaster at Fukushima Daiichi: Social, Political and Environmental Issues. (Richard Hindmarsh (ed.) )
Morita, Atsuro, Anders Blok and Shuhei Kimura (Part:Joint Work, Environmental Infrastructures of Emergency: The Formation of a Civic Radiation Monitoring Map during the Fukushima Disaster(pp.78-96))
Routledge   2013