Maeno Seirtaro

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Maeno Seirtaro
The University of Tokyo
Center for Research and Development of Higher Education
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Project Researcher
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Academic & Professional Experience

Oct 2019
Research Fellow, ast Asian Academy for New Liberal Arts, University of Tokyo
Apr 2018
Jul 2018
(Faculty Development Program), UTokyo FFP

Published Papers

Seitaro Maeno
Taiwan Journal of Anthropology (Academia Sinica, Institute of Ethnology)   17(1) 65-92   Aug 2019   [Refereed]
Recent trends in kinship studies emphasize the importance of human interaction in the reproduction of kinship relations. This article considers the reproduction of Hoklo Taiwanese kin groups (jia) in a contemporary Taiwanese village, focusing on r...
Maeno Seirtaro
Komaba Journal of Asian Studies 14   (14) 106-127   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Research on Taiwanese folk religion has had two major contexts. Some scholars explored the cosmology of the supernatural in folk religion (e.g., Jordan 1972; Wolf 1974; Kiuchi 1989; Mio 1990a; Ting 2012), while others attempted to understand socia...
Maeno Seirtaro
Muramatsu, M & Ishikawa, M. Eds. International Conference “Food and Covil Society”   chap6 97-109   Mar 2017
This paper introduces a new trend in Taiwanese social movements and practice after the 2000s. Recent social practices in Taiwan seem not to be as radical as those in the early period of democratization. However, this does not mean that social move...
MAENO Seitaro
East Adia   (595) 100-107   Jan 2017   [Invited]
MAENO Seitaro, TANAKA Motomu, INOUE Makoto
The Journal of Rural Studies (JAPAN)   22(1) 1-12   Oct 2015   [Refereed]


MAENO Seitaro
Sustaina 37   (37) 148-153   2016   [Invited]
KOUNO Tadashi, MAENO Seitaro, KOIZUMI Tatsuya, TANAKA Hiroshi
Bulletin of Tokyo Gakugei University. Humanities and social sciences. II   66 75-85   Jan 2015
河野 正, 前野 清太朗, 佐藤 淳平
The annual bulletin of the Global Exchange Organization for Research and Education, Gakushuin University   (1) 160-171   Feb 2015
UCHIYAMA Masao, KONO Tadashi, MAENO Seitaro, QI Jianmin
研究紀要   (14) 219-226   2013
前野清太朗, 西沢尚平, 小林秀成
日本写真学会誌   68(2) 133-142   Apr 2005

Books etc

Uniting Food and the Countryside: The Contemporary Taiwanese Case.
MAENO Seitaro (Part:Joint Work, IN: Mariko Muramatsu and Manabu Ishikawa (Eds). International Conference “Food and Covil Society”)
Integrated Human Sciences Program for Cultural Diversity   Mar 2017   
Based on the International workshop “Food and Covil Society” conducted in February in 2018.

Research Grants & Projects

Irrigation Management and Local Politics in Early Colonial Taiwan
JSPS: Grant-in-Aid for Research Activity Start-Up
Project Year: Sep 2019 - Mar 2021    Investigator(s): Maeno Seirtaro