2017/08/28
【2017/08/26】giving a lecture

The following lecture was given at Yamagata, Japan Takada, A. (2017). Natural history of childrearing: A study of caregiver-child interactions among the !Xun of north-central Namibia. A special lecture presented at the 106th regional meeting of the Japan Pediatric Society in Yamagata prefecture, Hotel Metropolitan Yamagata, Yamagata, Japan, 26th August 2017.  Program and abstracts, p.5. <http://minfo2.id.yamagata-u.ac.jp/Ped/congress.html>

2017/08/17
【2017/08/17】What’s New

The following article is found to be among the top 25% most cited PLOS ONE articles published in 2016. Senzaki, S., Masuda, T., Takada, A., and Okada, H. (2016). The communication of culturally dominant modes of attention from parents to 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.

2017/08/08
【2017/07/28】The following paper was published.

【2017/07/28】The following paper was published. Lee, H., Nand, K., Shimizu, Y., Takada, A., Kodama, M., & Masuda, T. (2017). Culture and emotion perception: Comparing Canadian and Japanese children’s and parents’ context sensitivity. Culture and Brain. DOI: 10.1007/s40167-017-0052-0

2017/08/08
【2017/07/21】Award gotten!

Dr. Akira Takada, the Principal Investigator of CCI research group got the Daido Life Foundation Incentive Award for Area Studies <http://www.daido-life-fd.or.jp/business/presentation/encouragementaward/4961>

2017/06/12
【2017/06/10】having a panel discussion

The following panel discussion was held at the University of Cologne, Germany Takada, A. (2017). Panel discussant of Roundtable 1: De-centering Europe: Not only from the South but also from the East and from the North (together with F., Widlok, T., Krause, F., Ventsel, A., Gray, P., Drazkiewicz, & E., Wemheuer). The GSSC conference “The Global South on the Move: Transforming Capitalism, knowledge and ecologies”. The University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany, 7-9 June 2017(June 7th). The conference program, p.11.

2017/06/12
【2017/06/07】giving a talk

The following talk was given at Leiden University, Leiden, the Netherlands Takada, A. (2017). Language Socialization among the San: Reconsidering Infant Directed Speech. Paper presented at “Language Socialisation in trilingual communities in Africa and beyond: Brainstorming Workshop”. Leiden University Centre for Linguistics, Leiden University, Leiden, the Netherlands, 7-11 June 2017(June 10th).  

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>