Yoshimichi Yui

Last Updated :2021/10/08

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Professor
Web Site
E-mail
yyuihiroshima-u.ac.jp

Basic Information

Educational Backgrounds

  • Hiroshima University, Graduate School, Division of Letters, Japan, 1985/04, 1988/03
  • Hiroshima University, Faculty of Literature, Japan, 1979/04, 1983/03

Academic Degrees

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Hiroshima University
  • Master of Arts, Hiroshima University

Research Fields

  • Humanities;Human geography;Human geography

Research Keywords

  • Urban Geography
  • housing study
  • Urban study in India
  • geographical education|ESD

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Basic Theory of Human Geography for Education I
  2. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, Methods of Regional Research I
  3. 2021, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Training in Human Geography
  4. 2021, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Graduation Thesis
  5. 2021, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Seminar of Geography
  6. 2021, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Practical Seminar for the Teaching Profession
  7. 2021, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , 1Term, Research into Curriculum and Instruction Sciences (Specialization in Social Studies Education)
  8. 2021, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Advanced Study in Curriculum and Instruction Sciences (Specialization in Social Studies Education)
  9. 2021, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Teaching Practicum I
  10. 2021, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , 3Term, Research into Curriculum and Instruction Sciences (Specialization in Social Studies Education)
  11. 2021, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Advanced Study in Curriculum and Instruction Sciences (Specialization in Social Studies Education)
  12. 2021, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Research into Teaching Practice
  13. 2021, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Teaching Practicum II
  14. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , First Semester, Special Study in Social Studies Education (Social Studies, Geography and History) A
  15. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Second Semester, Special Study in Social Studies Education (Social Studies, Geography and History) A
  16. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Basic Course in Teaching Material Design for Community and History (Social Studies, Geography and History)
  17. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 3Term, Advanced Course in Teaching Material Design for Community and History (Social Studies, Geography and History)
  18. 2021, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , First Semester, Special Study
  19. 2021, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Second Semester, Special Study

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Urban Development on the Urban Fringe of the Delhi Metropolitan Region: A Case Study of Manesar, India, Journal of Urban and Regional Studies on Contemporary India, 8(1), 1-13, 20210908
  2. Shrinking and Super Aging Suburbs in Japanese Metropolis, Sociology Study, 7(4), 195-204, 201704
  3. Urban Development in Newly Industrial Regions in Peripheral India: A Case Study of Rudrapur, Journal of Urban and Regional Studies on Contemporary India, 2(2), 1-9, 20160314
  4. Production of Local Childcare Culture in Okinawa and the Impact of Policy Change, Geographical Review of Japan, 84(2), 60-70, 20120801
  5. Transformation of the Housing Market in Tokyo since the Late 1990s: Housing Purchases by Single-person Households, Journal of the Department of Asian and African Studies, University of Ljubljana, 15(3), 3-20, 201112
  6. ★, Japanese women's work overseas and the activities of recruitment agencies in Singapore, Journal of Geographical Science, 57, 55-70, 200912
  7. Regional Diversity in Women's Participation in the Work Force in Japan., Geographische Rundschau International Edition, 3(1), 18-26, 20070301
  8. ★, Purchases of Condominiums by Single Women and their Backgrounds in Tokyo: Housing Problems for Women., Geographical Review of Japan, 79(12), 629-643, 20060301
  9. Hiroshima 60 Jahre danach-eine ganz normale Grossstadt?, Geographische Rundschau, 57(7/8), 56-64, 20050701

Publications such as books

  1. 2021/03, Community-Based Integrated Care and the Inclusive Society: Recent Social Security Reform in Japan, Regeneration of Housing Estates by the Community-Based Integrated Care Systems, Springer, 2021, 3, Scholarly Book, Joint work, Yoshimichi Yui, Hitoshi Miyazawa, Yoshiki Wakabayashi, Leng Leng Thang, 978-981-33-4473-0, 225-240
  2. 2019/08, The Rise in Vacant Housing in Post-growth Japan: Housing Market, Urban Policy, and Revitalizing Aging Cities, Springer, 2019, 08, Scholarly Book, Cocompilation, English, 175
  3. 2015/02, Urban geography of post-growth society, Aging suburbs and increasing vacant houses in Japan, Tohoku university press, 2015, 02, Scholarly Book, Joint work, English, 123-146
  4. 2012/05, Urban Spaces in Japan: Cultural and Social Perspectives., Citizen participation and urban development in Japan and Germany: issues and problems., Routledge, 2012, 05, Scholarly Book, Joint work, English, Brumann, Christoph/ Schulz, Evelyn:, 106-124
  5. 2009, Reframing Singapore: Memory - Identity - Trans-regionalism, The Role of Recruitment Agencies for Japanese Working Women in Singapore, Amsterdam University Press, 2009, Scholarly Book, Joint work, English, 269-282
  6. 2008/08, Emerging New Industrial Spaces and Regional Developments in India. , Manohal, 2008, 08, Scholarly Book, Cocompilation, Hidenori OKAHASHI,KAzuo TOMOZAWA, Yoshimichi YUI, Kitagawa Hirofumi Hirokazu Sakuno Hitoshi Araki Kentaro Kuwatsuka Munenori Sawa Takeshi Minamino, 8173047332, 197

Invited Lecture, Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

  1. Regional approaches to poverty for children and women in Tokyo: increasing Kodomo Shokudo and community activities, YUI Yoshimichi, 16th International Conference of the European Association for Japanese Studies, 2021/08/28, Without Invitation, English, European Association for Japanese Studies, Ghent, Kingdom of Belgium
  2. Spatial aspects of the supply–demand gap in childcare services following the implementation of a comprehensive support system for children and child-rearing in Japan, Wakabayashi Yoshiki (Tokyo Metropolitan University, JAPAN), Yui Yoshimichi (Hiroshima University, JAPAN) and Kukimoto Mikoto (Senshu University, JAPAN), 34th International Geographical Congress, Istanbul, 2021/08/16, Without Invitation, English, International Geographical Union, İstanbul
  3. Urban development and suburban spaces in Indian megacities, Yoshimichi Yui, 8th EUGEO in Prague, Czechia, 2021/06/28, Without Invitation, English, EUGEO, Prague, Czechia
  4. How does Geography learning in Japan deal with Sustainable Development: Analysis of the National Curriculum Revised in 2017/ 2018, Sakaue H. Yui Y. and Murata S., ANNUAL EUROGEO CONFERENCE, MADRID, 2021/04/23, Without Invitation, English, European Association of Geographers (EUROGEO), UNIVERSIDAD NACIONAL DE EDUCACIÓN A DISTANCIA (UNED) MADRID
  5. Aging Neighborhoods in Japan: Neighborhood Activism and the Promoting of Elderly-Friendly Community of Support and Care, Leng Leng THANG, Yoshimichi YUI, Yoshiki WAKABAYASHI and Hitoshi MIYAZAWA, Leng Leng THANG, Yoshimichi YUI, Yoshiki WAKABAYASHI and Hitoshi MIYAZAWA, BUILDING CITY KNOWLEDGE FROM NEIGHBOURHOODS, 2021/03/12, Without Invitation, English, The Asia Research Institute and the Southeast Asia Neighborhoods Network (SEANNET) of the International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS), Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore
  6. Women’s housing problems in Japan: Regional disparities in poverty levels of women and children, Yoshimichi Yui, EUROGEO 2019 Conference Slovenia, 2019/08/29, Without Invitation, English, EUROGEO, the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
  7. Recreating "Shutter-Down": Shop Spaces for Community Support and Care: Case Study of an Aging Neighbourhood in Japan's Depopulated New Town, Leng Leng Thang, Yoshimichi Yui, Yoshiki Wakabayashi and Hitoshi Miyazawa, The 11th International Convention of Asia Scholars, 2019/07/17, Without Invitation, English, International Institute for Asian Studies, Leiden, Netherland
  8. Housing trap in public houses in Japan: aging and diversification, Yoshimichi Yui and Yaqina Tong, Aging of high-rise houses and the decline of cities.UK-Japan Joint program : Ageing High-Rise Neighbourhoods Challenges and Solutions for Ageing High-Rise Neighbourhoods in Japan and the UK, Starting Program for “Workshop of UK-Japan Joint program”., 2019/05/15, Without Invitation, English, Aging of high-rise houses and the decline of cities.UK-Japan Joint program, Hiroshima
  9. Increasing welfare facilities in aging suburban housing estates, Yoshimichi Yui, 2018 IGU Regional Conference – CAG Annual Meeting – NCGE Annual Conference, 2018/08/07, Without Invitation, English, International Geographical Union, the Quebec City Convention Centre
  10. Changes of essential facilities in housing estates in an aging society: the failure of city plan in Japan, Yoshimichi Yui, Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics (SASE) Kyoto Conference 2018, 2018/06/23, With Invitation, English, Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics, Doshisha University
  11. Shrinking suburbs and super-ageing society in Japanese cities, Yoshimichi Yui, The 15th the European Association for Japanese Studies (EAJS) International Conference, 2017/08/31, Without Invitation, English, the European Association for Japanese Studies (EAJS), The Universidade NOVA in Lisbon, Portugal
  12. Shrinking and super-ageing suburbs in Japanese metropolis, Yoshimichi Yui, Exploring Leadership and Learning Theories in Asia (ELLTA), 2017/07/25, With Invitation, English, Exploring Leadership and Learning Theories in Asia (ELLTA), Bangkok
  13. Visualization of the supply–demand gap in childcare services with GIS, Yoshiki Wakabayashi, Ryo Koizumi, Mikoto Kukimoto and Yoshimichi Yui, the 28th International Cartographic Conference (ICC2017 in Washington), 2017/07/02, Without Invitation, English, the International Cartographic Association, Washington, D.C., USA
  14. Challenge to GAP in Japanese Education after DESD, Yoshimichi Yui, 2017/06/10, With Invitation, English
  15. Development of India's Megacities and its Suburban Spaces, Yoshimichi Yui, The International Seminar of Geography, Promoting Economic Geography Studies on "Inclusive Growth" in Contemporary India, 2016/12/24, Without Invitation, English, Hiroshima University
  16. Shrinking suburbs and revitalization in Japanese cities, Yoshimichi Yui, 33rd International Geographical Congress, 2016/08/23, Without Invitation, English, International Geographical Union, the China National Convention Center, Beijing
  17. New trend of suburban studies in Japan : shrinking suburbs and revitalization, Yoshimichi YUI, AAG (American Association of Geographers) Annual Meeting 2016, 2016/03/29, Without Invitation, English, American Association of Geographers, Hilton Hotel San Francisco
  18. Recruitment information for overseas working Japanese in Germany: activities of recruitment agencies, Yoshimichi Yui, EUGEO2015 Budapest, 2015/08/31, Without Invitation, English, Association of Geographical societies in Europe, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary
  19. The role of communication tools among Japanese mothers living in Germany and France, Mikoto Fujita Kukimoto, Yoshiki Wakabayashi, Yoshimichi Yui, EUGEO2015, 2015/08/31, Without Invitation, English, Association of Geographical Societies in Europe, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary
  20. The change of childcare minds in Japanese suburban residents: two-earner family and "Iku-men", Yoshimichi Yui, The 9th International Convention of Asian Scholars, 2015/07/08, Without Invitation, English, International Convention of Asian Scholars, Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, Australia
  21. The role of childcare support by the private sector and the local childcare culture in Okinawa, Yoshiki Wakabayashi, Mikoto Kukimoto and Yoshimichi Yui, The 9th International Convention of Asian Scholars, 2015/07/08, Without Invitation, English, International Convention of Asian Scholars, Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide,Australia
  22. Shrinking suburbs in aging society in Japanese metropolis:From New town to Silver town, Yoshimichi Yui, Association of American Geographers 2015, 2015/04/21, Without Invitation, English, Association of American Geographers, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Chicago
  23. Role of women NPOs in managing childcare support services in metropolitan suburbs in Japan, Mikoto KUKIMOTO, Yohimichi YUI and Yoshiki WAKABAYASHI, International Geographical Union(IGU) Regional Conference 2014, 2014/08/21, Without Invitation, English, International Geographical Union(IGU), Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland
  24. Sustainability of Hiroshima as a rural and global heritage for peace education: Possibility and limitation on peace educaiton in Hiroshima, Masashi URABE, Hiroaki SAKAUE, Sherlyne Almonte-Acosta and Yoshimichi YUI, International Geographical Union(IGU) Regional Conference 2014, 2014/08/20, Without Invitation, English, International Geographical Union(IGU), Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland
  25. Visualization of the supply demand gap in childcare services with GIS: The case of Naha City, Japan., Yoshiki WAKABAYASHI, Mikoto KUKIMOTO and Yohimichi YUI, International Geographical Union(IGU) Regional Conference 2014, 2014/08/20, Without Invitation, English, International Geographical Union(IGU), Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland
  26. The dilemmas of Japanese suburban neighborhoods(1): Failure of housing policy and town planning in Hiroshima City, Yoshimichi YUI and Tomoko KUBO, International Geographical Union(IGU) Regional Conference 2014, 2014/08/19, Without Invitation, English, International Geographical Union(IGU), Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland
  27. The dilemmas of Japanese suburban neighborhoods(2): Housing policy, aging populations, and vacant houses around Tokyo., Tomoko KUBO and Yoshimichi YUI, International Geographical Union(IGU) Regional Conference 2014, 2014/08, Without Invitation, English, International Geographical Union(IGU), Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland
  28. Local Responses to Increasing Vacant Houses in Tokyo., Tomoko KUBO and Yoshimichi YUI, XVIII International Sociological Association(ISA) World Congress of Sociology, 2014/07/16, Without Invitation, English, International Sociological Association(ISA), Pacifico Yokohama, Yokohama
  29. Aging Problems in Suburban Neighborhoods: A Case of Hiroshima Region, Yoshimichi YUI and Tomoko KUBO, XVIII International Sociological Association(ISA) World Congress of Sociology, 2014/07/16, Without Invitation, English, International Sociological Association(ISA), Pacifico Yokohama, Yokohama
  30. Japanese women's working in San Francisco, Yoshimichi Yui, Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA),2014 Conference, 2014/07, Without Invitation, English, Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA), The University of Western Australia, Perth
  31. Urbanization of Indian metropolis, Yoshimichi Yui, 2014/02, With Invitation, English, Delhi University, Delhi University
  32. Aging problems of suburban neighbourhoods in Tokyo, Yoshimichi YUI and Tomoko KUBO, The research committee on Housing and the Built Environment is an international association (RC43 Conference 2013), 2013/07/11, Without Invitation, English, The research committee on Housing and the Built Environment is an international association, the University of Amsterdam, Holland
  33. Complexity of growing mega-regions in contemporary India., Yoshimichi Yui, International Geographical Union, IGU 2013 Kyoto Regional Conference, 2013, Without Invitation, English, International Geographical Union, IGU 2013 Kyoto Regional Conference, Kyoto International convention center
  34. Aging suburbs and increasing housing vacancies: the case study of Kure city in Hiroshima prefecture., Yoshimichi Yui, International Geographical Union, IGU 2013 Kyoto Regional Conference, 2013, Without Invitation, English, International Geographical Union, Kyoto International Convention Center
  35. Changes in housing purchase behaviour and condominium market in central Tokyo, Tomoko KUBO and Yoshimichi YUI, The research committee on Housing and the Built Environment is an international association (RC43 Conference 2013), 2013, Without Invitation, English, The research committee on Housing and the Built Environment is an international association (RC43 Conference 2013), the Centre for Urban Studies at the University of Amsterdam, Holland, the University of Amsterdam, Holland
  36. The change of childcare systems and childcare minds in Japan: two-earner family and Iku-men, Yoshimichi YUI, 8th International Convention of Asian Scholars (ICAS8), 2013, Without Invitation, English, International Convention of Asian Scholars, Macao Venitian Resort Hotel,China
  37. Homeownership by single person in central Tokyo since the late 1990s: new type of gentrification, Yoshimichi Yui, Association of American Geographers 2012, 2012, Without Invitation, English, Association of American Geographers, NewYork Hilton Hotel, New York
  38. Feminization of labor force in Japan and changing women’s life course, Yoshimichi YUI, The 32th Congress of the International Geographical Union, 2012, Without Invitation, English, the International Geographical Union, Cologne, Germany
  39. Housing problems for women in Japan, Yoshimichi Yui, Societe francaise des etudes japonaises(SFEJ), 2011/12, With Invitation, Japanese, Societe francaise des etudes japonaises(SFEJ), Paris 7th Univ.
  40. Housing problems for women in Japan, Yoshimichi YUI, 2011/12, With Invitation, English
  41. Housing problems for women in Japan, Yoshimichi YUI, Lyon 2 Univ., 2011/12, With Invitation, English
  42. New work style of Japanese women working abroad, Yoshimichi Yui, 13th International conference of the EAJS :European Assoc. Japanese Studies, 2011/08/25, Without Invitation, English, European Assoc. Japanese Studies, Tallin, Estonia
  43. Changes of Housing Market in Tokyo since the late 1990s: Housing Purchase by Single-person Households, Yoshimichi Yui, 13th International conference of the EAJS :European Assoc. Japanese Studies, 2011/08, Without Invitation, English, European Assoc. Japanese Studies, Tallin, Estonia
  44. Work and Life of Women’s Care Workers in JAPAN, Yoshimichi Yui, 7th ICAS and AAS joint conference, 2011/08, Without Invitation, English, ICAS and AAS Association on of Asian Studies and International Convention of Asian Scholars joint conference, Hawaii convention center, Honolulu
  45. Diversification of household structure and housing supply in central Tokyo: a new type of gentrification by single women. Session: Condominium in the City, Yoshimichi Yui, Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting 2011, 2011, Without Invitation, English, Association of American Geographers, Washington convention center, Seattle
  46. Changing life course of women and feminization of labor force in Japan: Fragmentary women’s works, Hiroo KAMIYA,Y.YUI, A.TAKI and T.KUBO, 13th International conference of the EAJS :European Assoc. Japanese Studies, 2011, Without Invitation, English, 13th International conference of the EAJS :European Assoc. Japanese Studies, Tallin, Estonia
  47. Single parent families in Okinawa: A comprehensive analysis of their daily problems, Tomoko KUBO and Yoshimichi YUI, Association on of Asian Studies and International Convention joint conference, 2011, Without Invitation, English, Association on of Asian Studies and International Convention of Asian Scholars, Hawaii Convention Center
  48. The Housing Trap in Hiroshima: aging in public housing, Yoshimichi Yui, The 10th Japanese-German Geographical Conference. ”Making new cultural landscapes in the era of growing disparities: Comparative studies between Japan and Germany”, 2010/03, Without Invitation, English, Japanese-German Geographical Conference, Osaka city university
  49. The Housing Trap in Hiroshima: aging in public housing, Yoshimichi Yui, The 10th Japanese-German Geographical Conference. ”Making new cultural landscapes in the era of growing disparities: Comparative studies between Japan and Germany”, 2010, Without Invitation, English, Japanese-German Geographical Conference, Osaka City Univertiy
  50. Japanese women’s Work Abroad: Comparative Study of Singapore and San Francisco, Yoshimichi Yui, The 6th International Convention of Asian Scholars, 2009, Without Invitation, English, International Convention of Asian Scholars, Daejeon Convention Center,Korea
  51. Compact city planning : lesson plan, Takuya IWAMURA and Yoshimichi YUI, German-Japanese Workshop: Education for Sustainable Development in Geographical and Social Sciences in Japan and Germany, 2008/08/20, Without Invitation, English, German-Japanese Workshop (UNESCO), Japanisch-Deutsches Zentrum Berlin(Japanese-German Center Berlin)
  52. The diversifying work and life of Japanese women: Feminization in labor market in Japan., Yoshimichi Yui, Shanghai Forum 2008, Fudan University, Shanghai, 2008/05, With Invitation, English, Shanghai Forum 2008,, Fudan University, Shanghai
  53. Housing problems for women in Japan: case studies of single women and single mother’s families, Yoshimichi Yui, 12th International conference of the EAJS :European Assoc. Japanese Studies, 2008, Without Invitation, English, European Assoc. Japanese Studies, Lecce, Italy
  54. The activity of recruitment agencies fo Japanese women’s work abroad, Yoshimichi Yui, IGU Commission on The Dynamics of Economic Spaces Barcelona 2008 Meeting, Barcelona, Spain, 2008, Without Invitation, English, International Geographical Union, population geography Barcelona 2008 Meeting,, Barcelona 2008 Meeting, Barcelona, Spain
  55. The role of recruit agencies for Japanese women in Singapore, Yoshimichi Yui, 5th International Convention of Asian Scholars, 2007, Without Invitation, English, International Convention of Asian Scholars, Kuala Lumpur Convention Center
  56. The role of recruit agencies for working Japanese women in Singapore, Yoshimichi Yui, The Forth International Conference On Population Geographies, 2007, Without Invitation, English, International Conference On Population Geographies,, Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
  57. The role of recruit agencies for Japanese working women in Singapore, Yoshimichi Yui, Mobile City Singapore - Migration Workshop,NUS, Singapore, 2007, With Invitation, English, The National University of Singapore, The National University of Singapore
  58. Regional differentiation on family status and marital status in Japan, Yoshimichi Yui, IGU:International Geographical Union 2006 Brisbane Conference, 2006, Without Invitation, English, International Geographical Union, Brisbane Conference, Brisbane,Australia
  59. Housing problems for single women: purchases of condominiums by single women and their backgrounds in Tokyo, Yoshimichi Yui, International Convention of Asian Scholars 4, 2005, Without Invitation, English, International Convention of Asian Scholars, Shanhai Exibition Center
  60. Housing purchases by single women in Tokyo, Yoshimichi Yui, The 30th Congress of the International Geographical Union, 2004/08, Without Invitation, English, the International Geographical Union,, Glasgow, UK
  61. Housing problems for single parent families and the welfare facilities, Yoshimichi Yui, 3rd International Convention of Asian Scholars, 2003/08, Without Invitation, English, International Convention of Asian Scholars, Singapore Raffles Convention Center
  62. Housing Trap in Japan, Yoshimichi Yui, 2nd International Convention of Asian Scholars, Freie Universitat Berlin, 2003/08, Without Invitation, English, International Convention of Asian Scholars, Freie Universitat Berlin

Social Activities

Organizing Academic Conferences, etc.

  1. Aging of high-rise houses and the decline of cities, Ageing High-Rise Neighbourhoods Challenges and Solutions for Ageing High-Rise Neighbourhoods in Japan and the UK, 2019/05, 2019/05