Ryoji Soda

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Ryoji Soda
E-mail
sodaryombox.kyoto-inet.or.jp

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2017
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Today
Professor, Graduate School of Literature and Human Sciences, Osaka City University
 
Apr 2009
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Mar 2017
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Literature and Human Sciences, Osaka City University
 
Apr 2007
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Mar 2009
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Letters, Hokkaido Univeristy
 
Apr 2002
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Mar 2007
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Letters, Hokkaido Univeristy
 
Apr 2000
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Mar 2002
Research Associate, Faculty of Letters, Hiroshima University
 

Awards & Honors

 
Nov 2008
Award of The Human Geographical Society of Japan, The Human Geographical Society of Japan
Winner: SODA Ryoji
 
Mar 2000
Award of The Association of Japanese Geographers, The Association of Japanese Geographers
Winner: SODA Ryoji
 

Published Papers

 
Takeuchi Y., Soda R., Diway B., Kuda Ta, Nakagawa M., Nagamasu H. and Nakashizuka, T.
PLoS ONE   12(11)    2017   [Refereed]
Culture and acceptance of disasters: supernatural factors as an explanation of riverbank erosion.
Ryoji SODA
Ngingit   9 18-24   2017   [Refereed]
Sakai, S., Choy, Y. K., Kishimoto-Yamada, K., Takano, K. T., Ichikawa, M., Samejima, H., Kato, Y., Soda, R., Ushio, M., Saizen, I., Nakashizuka, T. and Itioka, T.
Biological Conservation 204 (Part B)   DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2016.10. 340-349   2016   [Refereed]
Ryoji Soda
Geographical Studies   90(2) 16-31   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
Ryoji SODA, Yumi KATO and Jason HON
Geographical Journal   181(4)    Dec 2015   [Refereed]
The purpose of this study was to describe the patterns of land use that have emerged on the island of Borneo in the wake of an oil palm boom in its indigenous population. An in-depth examination of indigenous land-use changes between 2004 and 2013...
Ryoji Soda and Kazuhiro Yuhora
Studies in the Humanities   64 197-212   Mar 2013   [Refereed]
Yumi Kato and Ryoji Soda
Geographical Studies   87(2) 26-35   Dec 2012   [Refereed]
Ryoji Soda and Kazuhiro Yuhora
E-Journal GEO   7(2) 147-157   Dec 2012   [Refereed]
Life histories of migrants: bejalai experiences of the Iban in Sabah, Malaysia
Soda, R. and Seman, L.
Geographical Studie   86 132-152   Oct 2011   [Refereed]
Yuhora, Kazuhiro, Soda, Ryoji. and Watabe, Satoru.
Geographical Studies   (84) 99-110   2009   [Refereed]
祖田 亮次
Journal of the Graduate School of Letters   2 47-58   2007   [Refereed]
This paper describes the entire picture of the mobility of indigenous people (the Iban) of Sarawak, Malaysia, between rural and urban areas, and tries to redefine the meaning of 'rural' and 'urban' for mobile people. While the Iban villages have b...
SODA Ryoji
Annual Report on Cultural Sciences   119 79-101   2006
Kendawang, J. J., Tanaka, S., Soda, R., Seman, L., Wasli, M. H. and Sakurai, K.
Tropics   14(4) 295-307   2005   [Refereed]
Iban city dwellers and rural property
SODA Ryoji
Sarawak Development Journal   7(1) 38-47   2005   [Refereed]
SODA Ryoji
Southeast Asian Studies   40(4) 459-483   2003   [Refereed]
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SODA Ryoji
Geographical Review of Japan (Ser.B)   74(1) 92-112   2001   [Refereed]
SODA Ryoji
Geographical Review of Japan (Ser.B)   73(2) 139-164   2000   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Southeast Asian mobility transitions: issues and trends in migration and Tourism
Ryoji Soda (Part:Contributor, 100-121)
Department of Geography and Regional Research, University of Vienna   Aug 2014   ISBN:978-3-900830-84-7
Ethnography of Borneo Anthropogenic Landscape: Changing Tropical Forests and Indigenous Knowledge
Ryoji Soda (Part:Joint Editor)
Showado   Mar 2013   ISBN:4812213193

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Urbanization, population change and forest cover in rural Borneo
Sakai, S., Choy, Y. K., Kishimoto-Yamada, K., Takano, K., Ichikawa, M., Samejima, H., Kato, Y., Soda, R., Saizen, I., Nakashizuka, T. and Itioka, T.
The 64th Annual Meeting of Ecological Society of Japan   14 Mar 2017   
Oil palm smallholding and mosaic-landscapes in Sarawak, Malaysia [Invited]
Ryoji Soda
UMS-TUFS Exchange Lecture on Culture and Society of Asia and Africa   21 Mar 2016   
Conservation values of culturally reserved forests managed by indigenous communities in Borneo
Takeuchi, Y., Soda, R. and Diway B.
52nd Annual Meeting of the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation   12 Jun 2015   
Variation in the use of ecosystem services by local people in Borneo: Social and ecological factors
Sakai, S., Choy, Y. K.., Koizumi, M., Kishimoto-Yamada, K., Takano, T. K., Ichikawa, M., Samejima, H., Kato, Y., Soda, R., Ushio, M., Saizen, I., Nakashizuka, T. and Itioka, T.
Japan Geoscience Union Meeting 2015   25 Mar 2015   
The latest trends in small-scale oil palm farming in Sarawak, Malaysia
Soda, R., Kato, Y. and Hon, J.
International Seminar of “Human Nature Interactions of the Riverine Societies in Sarawak: A Transdisciplinary Approach.”   4 Dec 2014   
Biodiversity of remnant forests in Jelalong, Bintulu
Takeuchi, Y., Soda, R., and Diway, B.
International Seminar of “Human Nature Interactions of the Riverine Societies in Sarawak: A Transdisciplinary Approach.”   4 Dec 2014   
Thirty years of forest development and the response of indigenous people in Sarawak, Malaysia [Invited]
Soda, R. and Kato, Y.
UZH University Research Priority Program “Global Chang and Biodiversity.”   20 Oct 2014   
Changes in utilization of ecosystem services by local people: cause and consequences
Sakai, S., Keong, C, Y., Koizumi, M., Kishimoto-Yamada, K., Ichikawa, M., Kato, Y., Takano, T. K., Itioka, T., Soda, R., Samejima, H., Saizen, I., Nakashizuka, T.
2014 Global Land Project Open Science Meeting   20 Mar 2014   
The trends in forest development and adaptability of indigenous communities in Sarawak, Malaysia
Ryoji Soda
International Seminar on “Current status and challenges of sustainable forest management in Borneo: views from governments, private sectors, NGOs, and local communities.”   9 Dec 2013   
Impacts of oil palm smallholdings on rural-urban household economy: a case in Bintulu, Sarawak [Invited]
Soda, R. and Kato, Y.
International Seminar on “The Last Malaysian Oil Palm Frontier: Oil Palm Smallholders and the Emerging Socio-economic Landscape of Rural Sarawak.”   5 Dec 2012   
Potentiality of oil palm small holdings in rural communities in Sarawak, Malaysia
Soda, R. and Kato, Y.
International Seminar on “Human-Nature Interactions of the Riverine Societies in Sarawak: A Transdisciplinary Approach.”   29 Jun 2012   
Socio-economic impacts of oil palm industry on rural communities in Sarawak, Malaysia
Kato, Y. and Soda, R.
Borneo Research Council Conference   26 Jun 2012   
River improvement history in Japan: rethinking human-nature interactions
Ryoji Soda
International Conference on “Changing Nature of “Nature”: New Perspectives from Trandisciplinary Field Science.”   15 Dec 2009   
Bank erosion in the middle basin of the Rajang River in Sarawak, Malaysia
Ryoji Soda and Kazuhiro Yuhora
International Seminar on “The Perceptions of Natural Disasters among the Peoples of Sarawak.”   24 Mar 2009   
Urban sojourners and rural property: changing family relations among the Iban in Sarawak
Ryoji Soda
International Symposium on “Indigenous Communities: Voices towards Sustainability.”   13 Mar 2006   
Human mobility in the periphery: cases from Malaysia
Ryoji Soda
International workshop on “Multicultural Anxiety and National Frameworks in the Globalised World.”   26 Feb 2006   
Changing family relationships among the Iban: urban sojourners and rural property [Invited]
Ryoji Soda
Institute of East Asian Studies Seminar Series   26 Oct 2005   
Interdisciplinary Workshop on “Conservation of Tropical Forest & Shifting Cultivation in Sarawak, Malaysia [Invited]
Ryoji Soda
Interdisciplinary Workshop on “Conservation of Tropical Forest & Shifting Cultivation in Sarawak, Malaysia"   23 Dec 2003   

Misc

 
Geographical variation in the lives of local people and socio-economic environments in Sarawak
Sakai S., Choy Y. K., Koizumi M., Kishimoto-Yamada, K., Kato Y., Takano, T., K., Soda R., Samejima, H., Nakashizuka T., Itioka, T. and Ichikawa, M.
Research Institute for Humanity and Nature      2014
Bank erosion along the Rajang River and its social impacts
Watakabe, T., Soda, R., Mokudai, K., Ikeda, H. and Yuhora, K.
Equatorial Biomass Society   (6) 1-5   2012
Oil palm smallholding by longhouse villagers in inland area, Sarawak
Kato, Y. and Soda, R.
Equatorial Biomass Society   (5) 1-5   2012
Potentiality of oil palm smallholdings in rural communities in Sarawak, Malaysia
Soda, R. and Kato, Y
Equatorial Biomass Society   (4) 7-7   2012
Distribution and trend of animal abundance in the Rajang and Baram regions, Sarawak, based on questionnaire survey
Hon, J., Sakai. S., Choy, Y. K., Koizumi, M., Kishimoto-Yamada, K., Ichikawa. M., Kato, Y., Takano, T. K., Itioka, T., Soda, R., and Samejima, H.
Collapse and Restoration of Ecosystem Networks with Human Activity. Research Institute for Humanity and Nature   158-165   2012
Changes in the lives of indigenous people and their environments in Sarawak
Sakai, S., Choy, Y. K., Koizumi, M., Kishimoto-Yamada, K., Ichikawa, M., Kato, Y., Takano, T. K., Itioka, T., Soda, R., Samejima, H., and Nakashizuka, T.
Collapse and Restoration of Ecosystem Networks with Human Activity. Research Institute for Humanity and Nature   185-189   2012
Preliminary joint research in Kemena/Tatau riverine area, Sarawak, Malaysia
Ishikawa, N. and Soda, R.
Equatorial Biomass Society   (2) 1-3   2012
Overview of the project
Ryoji SodaTomita, S., Badenoch, N. and Soda, R.
In Tomita, S. ed. The preservation, compilation and reading of Lanten Yao traditional text in Northern Laos. (Project Report of Lanten Yao Traditional Text Studies)      2010
Bank erosion in the middle basin of the Rajang River in Sarawak, Malaysia
Soda, R. and Yuhora, K.
Tsugami, M. ed. Humanity Study on Natural Disasters in Borneo.(平成17~20年度科学研究費補助金基盤研究(A)成果報告書)      Mar 2009
John Postill (2006) Media and Nation Building: How the Iban Became Malaysian (Book Review)
SODA Ryoji
Asian Journal of Social Science   37 169-170   2009

Education

 
Apr 1997
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Mar 2000
Graduate School of Letters (Doctor Course), Kyoto University
 
Apr 1995
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Mar 1997
Graduate School of Letters (Master Course), Kyoto University
 
Apr 1991
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Mar 1995
Faculty of Letters, Kyoto University