2017/04/05
【2017/04/01】book publication

The following book was published from University of Tokyo Press. Ikeya, K. (ed.), Environmental history of the earth from the perspective of hunter-gatherers: Co-existence with the nature and neighboring civilizations. Tokyo: University of Tokyo Press. (in Japanese) <http://www.utp.or.jp/bd/978-4-13-060317-1.html> The following chapter is contributed to this book by a CCI member. Takada, A. (2017). Sedentarization/Christianization of the San in South-West Africa (Namibia). In K. Ikeya (Ed.), Environmental history of the earth from the perspective of hunter-gatherers: Co-existence with the nature and neighboring civilizations. Tokyo: University of Tokyo Press, pp.203-216. (in Japanese)

2017/04/05
【2017/03/27】having a presentation

The following presentation was made at Cederberg, South Africa Takada, A. (2017). Reconsidering regional structural comparison. Paper presented at the 6th Riezlern Symposium. Cederberg, South Africa, March 25-28 (27th March 2017).

2017/03/21
【2017/03/20】giving a lecture

The following lecture was given at EHESS, Marseille, France Takada, A. (2017). Environmental perception and wayfinding practices in the Central Kalahari. Paper presented at the “Evolutionnary Anthropology” seminar, EHESS, Marseille, France, 20th March 2017. <http://ffj.ehess.fr/upload/Actualites/Events/2017/TAKADA_2017.pdf>

2017/03/17
【2017/03/15】giving a lecture

The following lecture was given at Université Toulouse – Jean Jaurès, France Takada, A. (2017). Participation in rhythm: !Xun socialization through singing and dancing activities. Paper presented at Séminaire spécial du CLLE-LTC, Université Toulouse – Jean Jaurès, Toulouse, France, 15th March 2017. <http://clle.univ-tlse2.fr/accueil/agenda/participation-in-rhythm-xun-socialization-through-singing-and-dancing-activities-490447.kjsp?RH=1463575316422>

2017/03/13
【2017/03/10】giving a lecture

The following lecture was given at EHESS, Paris, France Takada, A. (2017). Kyoto School of Ecological Anthropology. Paper presented at the course of Atelier ouvert des Cahiers d’Etudes Africaines, EHESS, Paris, France, 11th March 2017. <https://www.ehess.fr/fr/professeur-invit%C3%A9/takada>

2017/03/07
【2017/03/03】being participated in a panel discussion

being participated in the following panel discussion in New Orleans, USA Takada, A. (2017). Panelist of conversation hour, “Fieldwork and Family”, at the 46th Annual Meeting of the Society for Cross-Cultural Research (SCCR), Hampton Inn Convention Center, New Orleans, LA, USA, March 1-4th (March 3rd). <http://mysccr.org/2017-program/>

2017/02/27
【2017/02/24】giving a lecture

The following lecture was given at Université Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense, France Takada, A. (2017). Practices of early cultural learning: Responsibility formation in caregiver-infant interaction among the G|ui/G||ana of Botswana. Paper presented at Laboratoire Ethologie, Cognition, Développement, Université Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense, Paris, France, 24th February 2017. <https://www.ehess.fr/fr/professeur-invit%C3%A9/takada>

2017/02/22
【2017/02/21】giving a lecture

The following lecture was given at EHESS, Paris, France Takada, A. (2017). The cultural and ecological foundations of ethnicity among the !Xun of North-central Namibia. Paper presented at Comprendre les relations Afrique-Asie: espace transversal de recherches et d’enseignement (CRAA-ETRE), EHESS, Paris, France, 21st February 2017. <https://www.ehess.fr/fr/professeur-invit%C3%A9/takada>

2017/02/20
【2017/02/14】giving a lecture

The following lecture was given at Linkoeping University, Sweden. Takada, A. (2017). Participation in rhythm: Peer group interactions among the !Xun San of Namibia. Paper presented at Paper presented at Tema Barn Higher seminar spring 2017. Linkoeping University, Sweden, 14th February 2017. <https://www.tema.liu.se/tema-b/seminarier/gaster-pa-tema-barn?l=en>

2017/02/13
【2017/02/13】New Publication: Book

Takada, A. (2017). Re-enacting Birth: Resettlement policy and the ritualistic treatment of abnormal birth in Botswana. Anthropology of giving birth/making a family: An invitation to alternatives. Tokyo:Bensey Publishing Inc, pp.185-209. <http://bensei.jp/index.php?main_page=product_book_info&cPath=2&products_id=100698>

2016/11/18
【2016/11/18】New Publication: Book

Terashima, H. & Hewlett, B. S. (Eds.), Social learning and innovation in contemporary hunter-gatherers: Evolutionary and ethnographic perspectives. Tokyo:Springer<http://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-4-431-55997-9> This book includes the following papers written by CCI members. “Transmission of Body Decoration Among the Baka Hunter-Gatherers” by Yujie Peng (pp.83-93). “Education and learning during social situations among the Central Kalahari San” by Akira Takada (pp.97-111). “High Motivation and Low Gain: Food Procurement from Rainforest Foraging by Baka Hunter-Gatherer Children” by Izumi Hagino & Taro Yamauchi (pp.135-144). “Play, Music, and Taboo in the Reproduction of an Egalitarian Society” by Jerome Lewis (pp.147-158). “Variations in Shape, Local Classification, and the Establishment of a Chaîne Opératoire for Pot Making Among Female Potters […]

2016/11/18
【2016/11/18】New Publication: Book

Bateman, A. & Church, A. (Eds.), Children’s knowledge-in-interaction: Studies in conversation analysis. Springer.<http://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-981-10-1703-2> This book includes the following papers written by CCI members. “Relating with an Unborn Baby: Expectant Mothers Socializing Their Toddlers in Japanese Families” by Akira Takada & Michie Kawashima (pp.211-229). “Young Children’s Initial Assessments in Japanese” by Matthew Burdelski & Emi Morita (pp.231-255).

2016/05/24
【2016/05/24】New Publication: Book

Lovis, W. & Whallon, R. (eds.) (2016). Marking the Land: Hunter-gatherer creation of meaning in their environment. New York: Routledge. More information: Amazon.com. This book includes the following paper written by CCI member. Takada, A. (2016). Unfolding cultural meanings: Wayfinding practices among the San of the Central Kalahari. In W. Lovis & R. Whallon(Eds.), Marking the Land: Hunter-gatherer creation of meaning in their environment. New York: Routledge, pp.180-200.

2016/04/04
【2016/3/25】New Publication: Special Issue

Takada, A. (ed.) (2016). Natural History of Communication among the Central Kalahari San. African Study Monographs Supplementary Issue, 52, 1-187. <http://repository.kulib.kyoto-u.ac.jp/dspace/handle/2433/207684.>

2016/02/24
【2016/2/24】New Publication: Journal Article

Senzaki, S., Masuda, T., Takada, A., and Okada, H. (2016). The communication of culturally dominant modes of attention from parentsto children: A comparison of Canadian and Japanese parent child conversations during a joint scene description task. PLoS ONE 11(1):e0147199. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0147199.