2019/04/16
【2019/04/09】 book publication

The following book was published from Sekaishisosha. Matsumura, K., Nakagawa, O., & Ishii, M. (eds.)(2019) Thinking strategies of cultural anthropology. Kyoto: Sekaishisousha (in Japanese) <http://sekaishisosha.jp/book/b449100.html> The following chapter is contributed to this book by a CCI member. Takada, A. (forthcoming). Child and adult: Where do we come from? Where are we going? In K. Matsumura, O. Nakagawa, & M. Ishii (eds.), Thinking strategies of cultural anthropology. Kyoto: Sekaishisosha, pp.140-151. (in Japanese)

2019/03/12
【2019/03/07】giving a lecture

The following lecture was given at Aalborg University, Denmark Takada, A. (2019). Socialization practices regarding shame (hazukashii) in Japanese caregiver-child interactions. Paper presented at Series of guest lectures in psychology, Center for Developmental & Applied Psychological Science, Aalborg University, Denmark, 7th March 2019. <https://www.kommunikation.aau.dk/arrangementer/arrangement/socialization-practices-regarding-shame–hazukashii–in-japanese-caregiver-child-interactions.cid390950>

2019/02/14
【2019/2/9】Book Publication.

The following book was published. CCI member, A. Takada gave a commentary to Ch.4. Negayama, K., Toyama, N., & Miyauchi, H.(eds.), Shared childrearing: Learning about allomothering from the case of Tarama Island, Okinawa. Tokyo: Kanekoshobo. (in Japanese) <https://honto.jp/netstore/pd-book_29361934.html>

2019/02/14
【2019/2/9】Book Publication.

The following book was published. Takada, A. (2019). Anthropology of interaction: Places where “mind” meets “culture”. Tokyo: Shinyosha. (in Japanese) <https://www.hanmoto.com/bd/isbn/9784788516076>

2018/12/13
【2018/12/13】Paper Publication.

The following paper was published. It is based on the panel discussion surrounding professor Stephen C. Levinson for 20th anniversary of the Japanese Association of Sociolinguistic Sciences held in March 2018. Takada, A., Katagiri, Y., & Kataoka, K. (2018). Comments on “Interactional foundations of language: The interaction engine hypothesis”: Perspectives from related fields and disciplines. The Japanese Journal of Language in Society, 21(1), 407-420. (in Japanese)

2018/12/06
【2018/12/4】giving talks

The following talk was given at Paris, France Takada, A. (2018). Folk knowledge and wayfinding practices among the San of the Central Kalahari. A paper presented at Kyoto-EHESS International Symposium 2019: Contribution of Area Studies to Global Challenges in Africa. BULAC, Paris, France, 4th December 2018.

2018/12/06
【2018/11/17】A panel held

The following panel was held at San Jose, the USA Crying, caregiving and embodied organization of emotion socialization: A tribute to the lifework of M. H. Goodwin. Panel held at the 117th Annual meeting of American Anthropological Association, San Jose, CA, November 17th, 2018. Program, p.305. Organizers: Asta Cekaite (Linkoping University), and Matthew Burdelski (Osaka University) Chair: Akira Takada (Kyoto University) Presenter: Lourdes de Leon (Centro de Investigación y Estudios Superiores en Antropología Social), Akira Takada (Kyoto University), Ekaterina Moore (University of Southern California), Asta Cekaite (Linköping University), Matthew Burdelski (Osaka University), Amy Kyratzis (University of California, Santa Barbara) and Jacqueline Kemp (University of California, Santa Barbara) Discussant: Marjorie Goodwin […]

2018/10/23
【2018/10/18】giving talks

The following talks were given at London, UK Takada, A. (2018). How the !Xun soothe and amuse infants? Paper presented at the Research Workshop “Musilanguage in the cradle of different cultures”, School of Science & Technology, Middlesex University London, London, UK, 18th October 2018. Takada, A. (2018). Musicality of infant directed communication among the San of southern Africa. Paper presented at the Research Workshop “Musilanguage in the cradle of different cultures”, School of Science & Technology, Middlesex University London, London, UK, 18th October 2018.

2018/10/23
【2018/10/17】giving a talk

The following talk was given at London, UK Takada, A. (2018). Environmental perception and wayfinding practices among the San of the Central Kalahari. Paper presented at the Social Anthropology Seminar Series, UCL Anthropology, University College London, London, UK, 17th October 2018.

2018/09/18
【2018/09/17】having a symposium

The following symposium was held at Keio University, Japan Biological foundation of education: Evolution or culture, at 60th Annual meeting of the Japanese Association of Educational Psychology, Hiyoshi campus, Keio University, Kanagawa, Japan, 17th September 2018. Facilitator: Ando, Juko (Keio University) Presentation: Myowa, Masako (Kyoto University) Presentation: Hashiya, Kazuhide (Kyushu University) Presentation: Kamei, Nobutaka (Aichi Prefectural University) Presentation: Nakao, Hisashi (Nanzan University) Discussant: Hasegawa, Mariko (Graduate University for Advanced Studies) Discussant: Takada, Akira (Kyoto University)

2018/07/12
【2018/07/03】Book Publication.

The following book was published. CCI member, A. Takada contributed an article (Ch.9) to it. Nyamnjoh, F. B. (ed.)(2018) Eating and being eaten: Cannibalism as food for thought. Bamenda, Cameroon: Langaa RPCIG

2018/06/13
【2018/07/17】8th Colloquium of Natural History of Landscape Formation

The 8th Colloquium of Natural History of Landscape Formation will be held at #318, Inamori Memorial Foundation Building (third floor), Kyoto University on 17th (Tuesday) July 2018. This time Prof. Maitseo Bolaane from Department of History, University of Botswana and Ms. Dineo Peke, a PhD candidate will give us a talk.   This is an admission-free seminar. Researvation is not required for participating in it. We are looking forward to seeing you there!   8th Colloquium of Natural History of Landscape Formation   【Date】 17th July 2018 (Tuesday) 15:00-17:00 (Reception will open on 14:30)   【Venue】 #318, Inamori Memorial Foundation Building (third floor), Kyoto University http://www.asafas.kyoto-u.ac.jp/en/about/access   【Schedule】   15:00-15:10 […]

2018/06/01
【2018/06/29】7th Colloquium of Natural History of Landscape Formation

I am pleased to inform you that the 7th Colloquium of Natural History of Landscape Formation will be held at #318, Inamori Memorial Foundation Building (third floor), Kyoto University on 29th (Friday) June 2018. This time Dr. Mattia Fumanti from Department of Social Anthropology, University of St Andrews will give us a talk. This is an admission-free seminar. Researvation is not required for participating in it. We are looking forward to seeing you there!   7th Colloquium of Natural History of Landscape Formation 【Date】 29th June 2018 (Friday) 15:00-17:00 (Reception will open on 14:30) 【Venue】 #318, Inamori Memorial Foundation Building (third floor), Kyoto University http://www.asafas.kyoto-u.ac.jp/en/about/access 【Schedule】 15:00-15:10 Introduction Akira Takada […]

2018/05/18
【2018/05/18】The 2018 Ursula Gielen Global Psychology Book Award

The following book got the 2018 Ursula Gielen Global Psychology Book Award of American Psychological Association. M. Myowa, co-representative of Child Development Research Group, Kyoto University and A. Takada, the PI of CCI co-authored Chapters 3 and 4, and Chapters 6 and 14, respectively. Keller, H. & Bard, K. A. (eds.)(2017) The cultural nature of attachment: Contextualizing relationships and development. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

2018/04/18
Talks

Talks Takada, A. (2017). Introduction to Voices for The Future: African Area Studies in a Globalizing World. The international symposium “France-Japan Area Studies Forum”. Inamori Memorial Foundation Building, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan. 1st-3rd December 2017. Takada, A. (2017). The medium of instruction in north-central Namibia in colonial times. 7th African Forum: Grahamstown: ‘African potentials’ to develop alternative methods of addressing global issues. Rhodes University, Grahamstown, Saouth Africa. 24th-26th November 2017. Takada, A. & Sugiyama, Y. (2017). The quest to re-establish a good life: Practices associated with the rituals of abnormal delivery and funerals among the G|ui and G||ana of Botswana. The 2017 Satterthwaite Colloquium on African Ritual and Religion: The […]