MOE NAKAZORA

Last Updated :2021/04/05

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Associate Professor or Lecturer
E-mail
nakazorahiroshima-u.ac.jp

Basic Information

Major Professional Backgrounds

  • 2018/03/01, 2020/03/31, Hiroshima University, Associate Professor or Lecturer
  • 2016/04/01, 2018/02/28, Osaka University, Project Researcher
  • 2013/04/01, 2016/03/31, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science/Kyoto University, Postdoctoral Research Fellow
  • 2011/04/01, 2013/03/31, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Doctoral Research Fellow

Educational Backgrounds

  • The University of Tokyo, 2008/04/01, 2013/03/31
  • The University of Tokyo, 2005/04/01, 2008/03/31

Academic Degrees

  • The University of Tokyo
  • The University of Tokyo

Affiliated Academic Societies

  • THE JAPANESE SOCIETY OF CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY
  • Society for Social Studies of Science
  • THE JAPAN SOCIETY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2021, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 1Term, Introduction to International cooperation
  2. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 2Term, Science History for Humanities and Social Sciences
  3. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Academic Year, Special Study
  4. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , Academic Year, Special Study (2021 Oct. Master Students)
  5. 2021, Graduate Education (Doctoral Program) , Academic Year, Special Study (2021 October Doctoral Course)
  6. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Peace and Co-existence A
  7. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 3Term, Peace and Co-existence B
  8. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 1Term, Basic Cultural Anthropology I
  9. 2021, Graduate Education (Master's Program) , 3Term, Contemporary Anthropology I

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Toward Anthropology of Making of Law, 86(1)
  2. Making Law of/with Nonhumans: The Ganges River is a Legal Person., NatureCulture, 202010
  3. Nature–Cultures in Translation: Japanese Nature Guides Encountering Canadian Landscape, Science as Culture, 25(1), 149-156, 20160200
  4. Infrastructuing Environments , Science as Culture, 25(1), 1-22, 20160200
  5. Pure Gifts for Future Benefit?: Giving Form to the Subject in the Biodiversity Databasing Project in India, NatureCulture, 3, 106-121, 20150900
  6. Cultural Anthropological Analysis on Subject Formation in “Herbal State” Policy of Uttarkhand: Based on Field Research in the Project Sites of Centre for Aromatic Plants (CAP), Research report submitted to Centre for Aromatic Plants (CAP), Herbal Research Development Institute (HRDI), 20091200

Publications such as books

  1. 2019/08, Local Health Traditions: Pluralism and Marginality in South Asia (Arima Mishra (ed)), Orient BlackSwan, Scholarly Book, Joint work, Nakazora, Moe, Making "Pluralistic" Health Systems: Documentation of "Folk" Ayurvedic Knowledge
  2. 2019/02/28, Anthropology of Intellectual Property Rights: Biodiversity-related Science and Indigenous Knowledge in Contemporary India, Sekaishisosha, Scholarly Book, Single work, 日本語, Nakazora, Moe
  3. 2018/11, The World Multiple: The Quotidian Politics of Knowing and Generating Entangled Worlds (Keiichi Omura, Grant Jun Otsuki, Shiho Satsuka, Atsuro Morita (eds)), Temporalities in translation: The making and unmaking of "folk" Ayurveda and bio-cultural diversity, Routledge, Scholarly Book, Joint work, 英語, Moe Nakazora
  4. 2017/00/00, Infrastructures and Social Complexity (Penny Harvey, Casper Bruun Jensen, and Atsuro Morita (eds)), Routledge, Joint work, NAKAZORA, Moe, Infrastructural Inversion and Reflexivity: A ‘Postcolonial’ Biodiversity Databasing Project in India.

Invited Lecture, Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

  1. Making and un-making of new biosocial subject?: “Folk” Ayurvedic knowledge and intellectual property rights in contemporary India., Nakazora, Moe, The 11th INDAS-South Asia International Conference, “Life and Death in Contemporary South Asia”, 2019/12/15, With Invitation, English, Integrated Area Studies on South Asia, Ryukoku University
  2. Public engagement of Japanese anthropology?: From a young scholar's perspective, Moe Nakazora, The Taiwan Society for Anthropology and Ethnology Annual Meeting, 2019/09/28, With Invitation, English, Taiwan Society for Anthropology and Ethnology, Institute of Ethnology, Academia Sinica
  3. Experimenting with Folk Medicines: Medicinal Plants as Intellectual Property in India, NAKAZORA, Moe, Vital Experiments: Living and Dying with Pharmaceuticals after the Human, 2018/02/24, With Invitation, English
  4. ‘Postcolonial’ nature-cultures in translation: Databasing biodiversity and bio-cultural diversity in India., NAKAZORA, Moe, Visible and Invisible: Infrastructure & Politics of Cohabitation, 2017/05/08, With Invitation, English
  5. Connections, Partiality, and Effect: Documentation of "folk" Ayurveda and bio-cultural diversity in India, NAKAZORA, Moe, The World Multiple: Everyday Politics of Knowing & Generating Entangled Worlds, 2016/12/11, With Invitation, English
  6. Dividual Personhood of New Regional Elites: Engaging in Environment/Place in Uttarkhand, NAKAZORA, Moe, The 28th Annual Conference Japanese Association for South Asian Studies (JASAS), 2015/09/27, Without Invitation, English
  7. The "Dividual" in Anthropology: Lateral Development of "Personhood", Yoko Taguchi and Moe Nakazora, International Congress of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (IUAES) Inter-Congress, 2014/05/16, Without Invitation, English
  8. "Between Commensurability and Incommensurability: the 'People's Biodiversity Register' Project in Uttarakhand, India "", NAKAZORA, Moe, 2013/11/24, Without Invitation, English
  9. Pure Gifts for Future Benefit?: Giving Form to Subject in the Biodiversity Databasing Project in India, NAKAZORA, Moe, 2013/09/20, With Invitation, English
  10. Parataxonomy and Postcolonialism in Science in Action: Traditional Knowledge Digital Archive Project in India, NAKAZORA, Moe, Society for Social Studies of Science (4S) Annual Meeting, 2012/10/18, Without Invitation, English
  11. Between Para-taxonomy and Para-ethnography: Translational Movement in the Traditional Knowledge Digital Archive Project in India, NAKAZORA, Moe, 2012/03, With Invitation, English
  12. Parataxonomy and "Postcolonial" Knowledge Generation in the "People's Biodiversity Register" Project in India, NAKAZORA, Moe, Waterworlds Workshop (Department of Anthropology, University of Copenhagen), 2011/09, With Invitation, English
  13. Open the Database, Certify the Right: Digitalization of Indigenous Knowledge and Intellectual Property Right in India, NAKAZORA, Moe, the International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (IUAES) Inter-Congress 2011, 2011/07, Without Invitation, English
  14. Working with Multiplicity: "Postcolonial" Knowledge Generation in Traditional Knowledge Digital Archive Projects in India, NAKAZORA, Moe, Environmental Infrastructure Workshop, 2011/05, With Invitation, English
  15. Giving "Value" to Knowledge: Comparative Practices and Documents in the Bioprospecting Process under "Herbal State" Policy of Uttarakhand, India., NAKAZORA, Moe, Society for Social Studies of Science (4S) Annual Meeting, Tokyo, 2010/08, Without Invitation, English

Awards

  1. 2020/12/05, The 47th Shibusawa Award, 公益信託澁澤民族学振興基金, Anthropology of Intellectual Property Right

External Funds

Acceptance Results of Competitive Funds

  1. 2020/04, 2023/03
  2. 2020/04, 2023/03
  3. 2019/04, 2022/03
  4. 2018/04
  5. 2017/10/01, 2021/03/31
  6. 2017/04/00, 2020/03/00
  7. 2013/04/00, 2018/03/00
  8. 2013/04/00, 2016/03/00
  9. 2012/04/00, 2016/03/00
  10. 2011/04/00, 2013/03/00
  11. 2009/03/00, 2011/02/00

Social Activities

History as Committee Members

  1. Journal of Urban and Regional Studies on Contemporary India editor, 2018/07