Last Updated :2023/09/06

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Associate Professor

Basic Information

Academic Degrees

  • Kobe University

Research Fields

  • Social sciences;Sociology;Sociology

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2023, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 3Term, Modern SociologyB
  2. 2023, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 2Term, Rural Community in Modern Society
  3. 2023, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Tourism Studies
  4. 2023, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, Rural Society, Culture and Natural Resource Management
  5. 2023, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Area Studies
  6. 2023, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, Studies on Community and Environment
  7. 2023, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Seminar in Studies on Community and Environment
  8. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Research Method and Ethics for Humanities and Social Sciences
  9. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 3Term, Studies on Environment and Rural Society
  10. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Academic Year, Special Study
  11. 2023, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 2Term, Core Seminar in Integrated Arts and Human Sciences

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Forest Resources Management by the Local Communities at the Foot of Ani Copper Mine : An Introduction and Translation of Minatoke Monjo Archives in Akita Domain, 1-54, 20141226
  2. The controversy of Japanese rural community and the significance of "natural village", Journal of environmental thought and education, 4, 78-85, 2010
  3. Formation of Forest Management in Modern Japan: A Case Study of Muraoka-Cho, a Village in Hyogo Prefecture, Japanese sociological review, 55(2), 146-161, 20041025
  4. Changes of Iriai Syudan in a Mountain Village:A Case Study of Simojunenbata at Hakuta-cho, Shimane Prefecture, Journal of Rural Studies, 9(1), 10-22, 2002
  5. Social Change and Community Re-integration in Three Rural Areas in Hyogo Prefecture, Journal of Rural Studies, 9(1), 48-59, 2002
  6. The formation stage for a common land in urban society: a "local relationship network" approach to large metropolitan suburbs and local district cities, Annual bulletin of rural studies, 117-155, 201110
  7. The Dynamism of Social Relations through the Agency of the Individual:The Case Study of a Mountain Village in Modern Japan, SOSHIOROJI, 53(1), 3-20,202, 2008
  8. A Sociological Study of Hunting Groups : Focusing on the Social Relationships in Wild Boar Hunting, 7(1), 223-255, 201307