Masato Fukushima

Masato Fukushima

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Masato Fukushima

Research Areas


Published Papers

The Experimental Zone of Learning: Mapping the Dynamics of Everyday Experiment
Masato Fukushima
Mind, Culture and Activity   24(4) 311-323   2017   [Refereed]
Sick Bodies and the Political Body: The Political Theology of Apichatpong Weerasethakul's Cemetery of Splendor
Masato Fukushima
Two or Three Tigers   1-10   2017   [Invited]
Value Oscillation in Knowledge Infrastructure: Observing its Dynamic in Japan’s Drug Discovery Pipeline
Masato Fukushima
Science and Technology Studies   29(2) 7-25   2016   [Refereed]
Masato Fukushima
East Asian Science, Technology and Society   10 73-91   2016   [Refereed]
Masato Fukushima
Science as Culture   25(2) 167-192   2016   [Refereed]
Masato Fukushima
Social Studies of Science   46(1) 7-33   2016   [Refereed]
Masato Fukushima
Mortality   20(4) 303-318   2015   [Refereed]
Masato Fukushima
East Asian Science, Technology and Society    7(1) 7-33   2013   [Refereed]
The journal of science policy and research management   24(2) 163-171   Mar 2010
The present work aims at reviewing the concept of knowledge transfer and proposing a new interactive model of it on the basis of findings from a long-term field investigation in a leading biological laboratory. While the idea of "knowledge transfe...
Journal of information and management   29(2) 26-35   Jan 2009
This article attempts to explore an analytic framework on micro-strategies of researchers in basic science. Scientific research is a difficult and complex series of process of exploration for new facts in a particular field of research, which I ca...
Risk Management in the wild: Cultural dynamism against the unknown in the ward life of a mental hospital in Japan
Masato Fukushima
Interdisciplinary cultural studies   12 5-28   2007   [Refereed]
Another Meaning of Meditation: The Santi Asoke Movement in Thailand
Masato Fukushima
Tai Culture: International Review on Tai Cultural Studies   4(1) 131-152   1999   [Refereed][Invited]
Reading the Mind in the Face: A Cross-Cultural and Developmental Study' Visual Cognition
Masato Fukushima
Visual Cognition   3(1) 39-59   1996   [Invited]
The Japanese journal of ethnology   52(4) 327-362   Mar 1988
This article intends to argue the validity and the limits of the model of power m the Javanese culture proposed by ANDERSON and others, through analyzing various doctrmes and discourses concerning the Javanese mystical sects. After the introductor...
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The southeast asian studies   24(4) 418-435   Mar 1987
The main objective of this paper is to analyse the logico-linguistic aspect of the religion of Adam in Java, which is usually called Saminism and known as an indigenous peasant movement against the Dutch colonial government. Most studies of this m...
Kebatinan Mystical Sects and the Meaning of Spirit Possession in Javanese Culture
Masato Fukushima
Man and Culture in Oceania   3 29-46   1987   [Refereed]


Dialog on The Ecology of Academic Societies
Masato Fukushima
Journal of Architecture in Japan   7 8-13   Jul 2013
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The southeast asian studies   28(3) 440-442   Dec 1990

Books etc

Scaling (interdisciplinary research methods)
Masato Fukushima (Part:Contributor, C.Lury et al (eds) Routledge Handbook of Interdisciplinary Research Methods)
Routledge   2018   
Ecology of Learning: Experiment, Risk, High Reliability
Masato Fukushima
The University of Tokyo Press   2010   
Anima's Silent Repatriation: Reconsidering Animism in the Contemporary World
Masato Fukushima (Part:Contributor, Animism.)
Kunsthal Antwerp: Sternberg Press/ Extra City   2010   
On Small Devices of Thought: Concepts, Etymologies, and the Problem of Translation
Masato Fukushima (Part:Contributor, Bruno Latour & Peter Weibel eds. Making Things Public: Atmospheres of Democracy)
MIT Press   2005   
Social memory reconsidered
Masato Fukushima (Part:Contributor, S.Tanabe & C.F.Keyes eds., Cultural crisis and social memory: Modernity and identity inThailand and Laos)
Routledge Curzon   2002   

Conference Activities & Talks

Enduring spell of tacit knowing?: Data science and its discontents inthe managerial and policy landscape of Japan
Masato Fukushima
Society for Social Studies of Science and Technology, Boston, USA   Sep 2017   
Navigating the sea of drug discovery: From the practitioner’s point of view
Masato Fukushima
European Society for Study of Science and Technology (EASST) Torun, Poland   Sep 2014   
Unruly environments: Viewpoints based on the multiple theories and changing practices of a Japanese avant-garde architect
Masato Fukushima
Asia-Pacific Science and Technology Studies Network (APSTSN) Singapore   Jul 2013   
Cosmos and taxis in Japanese architectural design thought
Masato Fukushima
4S/EASST Copenhagen, Denmark   Oct 2012