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 Fairness Research Division Special Workshop

Date
February 20, 2013 14:00°Ń17:00
Venu
Hosei University, Ichigaya Campus, Boissonade Tower, 6th Floor, BT610
Speakers
  • Kenichiro Tanaka° Nihon University)
  • Yoichiro Hayashi ° Hosei University°ň
  • Nobuko Asai° Kyoto Bunkyo University°ň
  • Xie Xiaojing° Hebei University of Economics and Business°ň
Commentator
  • Kenichi Ohbuchi° Tohoku University°ň
Moderator
  • Nobuyoshi Kawashima° Tohoku University°ň
Organizers
  • Kenichi Ohbuchi° Tohoku University°ň
  • Yoichiro Hayashi ° Hosei University°ň
  • Nobuyoshi Kawasima° Tohoku University°ň

 COE Closing Ceremony and Lecture Meeting

Date
February 16, 2013 Ceremony 13:00-13.30 Lecture Meeting 13:30-16:25
Venue
Westin Hotel Sendai 25F Tsuki
Speakers
  • Satoshi Miwa (Tohoku University)
  • Yoichiro Hayashi (Hosei University)
  • Yukihiro Kawaguchi (Tohoku University)
  • Yukio Kawano (Daito Bunka University)
  • Kumiko Tsuchida (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science)

 The 17th Workshop

Date
January 28, 2013 16:20-
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Jing LIU (Graduate School of International Development, Nagoya University), "The Development of Inequality in Public School Admission: Public Discourses on Ze Xiao and Practices in Urban China"

 Joint Symposium of UC Riverside and CSSI, Tohoku University

Date
January 25 and 26, 2013
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speakers
  • Robert Ream (UCR), "Integrating Medical and Educational Service Delivery to Reduce Gaps in Health and Education"
  • Ryoji Matsuoka (CSSI), "Under the influence of institutions: Comparative analyses of school systems"
  • Hiroki Takikawa (IAREO), "A mathematical model of status hierarchy"
  • Kevin Esterling (UCR), "Ideology, Deliberation and Persuasion within Small Groups"
  • Edmond Agyeman (CSSI), "African Migrants in Japan: social capital and economic integration"
  • Anil Deolalikar (UCR), "The Rise of the Middle Class in Emerging Asia"
  • Yoshimichi Sato (CSSI), "Non-regular Workers Trapped in the Gap between Changing Reality and (Almost) Unchanged Institutions"
  • Makiko Nakamuro (CSSI), "Children's behavior and family environment"
  • Mindy Marks (UCR), "The Wage Penalty for Motherhood in Developing Countries"
  • Todd Sorensen (UCR), "Do You Receive a Lighter Prison Sentence Because You are a Woman or a White? An Economic Analysis of Federal Criminal Sentencing Guidelines"
  • Jun Imai (Hokkaido University), "Regime Shift? Changing Mobility Pattern in Japanese Labor Market under Deregulation and Industrial Structural Change"
  • Dana Simmons (UCR), "A History of Needs Measurements and Living Standards"
  • Juliet McMullin (UCR), "Communicating Cultural Meaning and Difference in Cancer Inequalities"

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 Tokyo Seminar Series

Date
January 14, 2013
Venue
Academinyhills
Panelists
  • Makoto Saito (Professor, Hitotsubashi University)
  • Shunsuke Managi (Professor, Tohoku University)
  • Naoto Yamauchi (Professor, Osaka University)
  • Isamu Yamamoto (Professor, Keio University)
Moderator
  • Yoshimichi Sato (Professor, Tohoku University)
Organizers
  • Yuichi Akinaga (Professor, Tohoku University)
  • Makiko Nakamuro (Assistant Professor, Tohoku University)
  • Hiroki Takikawa (Assistant Professor, Tohoku University)

 The 7th International Symposium on Frontiers of Sociological Inquiries by Young Scholars in Asia

Date
January 12 and 13, 2013
Venue
106 Yonhui Hall, Yonsei University, Korea
Co-host
  • Department of Sociology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Department of Sociology, Yonsei University
  • CSSI, Graduate School of Arts and Letters, Tohoku University

 The 16th Workshop

Date
December 17, 2012 16:20-
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Edmond Agyeman (COE Fellow), "African Migrants in Japan: Identity, Integration and Social Mobility"

 Structure and change of social stratification and inequality Research Division Special Symposium

Date
December 15, 2012

13°ß30°Ń17°ß00°°Symposium
18°ß00°Ń20°ß00°°Reception

Venue
Hotel Metropolitan Sendai, Akebono (3rd floor)
Speakers

  • Atsushi Ishida (Osaka University of Economics)
  • Kunio Urakawa (Kyushu University)
  • Hirohisa Takenoshita (Sophia University)
  • Hiroshi Hamada (Tohoku Univeristy)
Commentator
  • Kikuko Nagayoshi (Tohoku University)
Moderator
  • Yoshimichi Sato (Tohoku University)

 Minority Research Division Special Workshop

Date
December 8, 2012 13:30-17:00
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speakers
  • Rumi Matsuzaki (Tohoku University)
  • Masahiro Tsujimoto (Tohoku University)
  • Masayuki Ueno (Saitama Gakuen University)
Commentator
  • Ruri Ito (Hitotsubashi University)
Organizer
  • Rumi Matsuzaki

  Workshop of the structure and change research division

Date
November 29, 2012 14:40-16:10
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Yusuke Inagaki

 The 16th Workshop

Date
November 19, 2012 16:20-18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Yusuke Inagaki (COE Graduate Student), "How Do We Acquire General Trust? Comparison Before and After the Great East Japan Earthquake"(abstract)
  • Hitomi Shinagwa (COE Graduate Student), "Diversity of the Board of Directors"

 The 15th Workshop

Date
November 16, 2012 17:30-19:00
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Annamari Konttinen (Lecturer, University of Turku), "The future of nuclear power in Japan: a Nordic perspective" (abstract)

  Workshop of the structure and change research division

Date
November 15, 2012 14:40-16:10
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Hitomi Shinagawa

 The 14th Workshop

Date
November 5th, 2012 16:20-18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Kenji Ishida (COE Graduate Student), "Social Network and Career Mobility: Review on Theories and Empirical Findings"
  • Sarker Shahidul (COE Graduate Student), "Household Decision-Making Process: It's Effect on School Dropout Behavior for Girls in the Secondary school Level in Bangladesh"

 International Symposium on Asian Perspectives on Social Stratification and Inequality

Date
October 27 and 28, 2012
Venue
Main Meeting Room, 11th floor of New Humanities Building of Tohoku University°  Building of Graduate School of Education°ň
Keynote Lecture
Meir Yaish (Professor, University of Haifa), "Social Class and Economic Inequality: Attitudes toward Income Inequality in 20 Capitalist Societies"
Speakers
  • Keiko Nakao and Hachiro Iwai, "Cross-Cultural Comparisons on Status-Attainment: Comparison among Four East Asian Societies based on EASS-2008"
  • Raymond Sin-Kwok Wong, "Comparative Social Mobility in East Asian Societies
  • Doo-Seung Hong, Eun Young Nam, and Jee Young Seong, °»Non-regular workers in Korea: A Truely Disadvantaged Class?"
  • Arturo Martinez Jr., Mark Western, Michele Haynes, and Wojtek Tomaszewski, "Moving to Higher Quality Employment: An Exploratory Study of Multiple Job Holders in Indonesia"
  • Yoshimichi Sato, "Non-regular Workers Trapped in the Gap between Changing Reality and (Almost) Unchanged Institutions"
  • Arthur Sakamoto and Yuka Minagawa, "A U.S.-Japan Comparison of the Effects of Absolute and Relative Income Differentials on Happiness"
  • Menandro S. Abanes, "Ethno-religious Identification and Social Stratification and Inequality in the Philippines"
  • Anastasia Gorodzeisky and Moshe Semyonov, "Making a Living at Two Labor Markets: Earnings of Filipinos in the Global and the Domestic Economy"
  • Wei Zhao, "Dual Institutional Structure and Housing Inequality in Transitional Urban China"
  • Dongshu Ou, Suet-ling Pong, and David Post, "Integration or Ethnic Enclave? Emergent Stratification and the Future of Mainland Immigration to Hong Kong"
  • Reiko Yamato, "How Has Economic Globalization, Mediated by Country-specific Institutions, Influenced Women's Employment at Marriage and Childbirth? A Comparison between Japan and Taiwan"
  • Dirk Hofäcker, Heike Schröder, Matthew Flynn, and Yuxin Li, "Does the Promotion of Extended Working Lives Foster the Emergence of New Inequalities? Comparing Trends and Determinants of Work-retirement Transitions in Japan, Germany and the United Kingdom"
  • Wei-hsin Yu and Chi-Tsun Chiu, "Off to a Good Start: Trends in First Job Quality and Stability in Japan, Korea, and Taiwan"
  • Hiroshi Kanbayashi and Hirohisa Takenoshita, "Labor Market Institutions and Job Mobility in Asian Countries: A Comparative Study of Japan and Taiwan"

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 Workshop of the structure and change research division

Date
October 25, 2012 from 14:40
Venue
COE meeting room
Speaker
  • Hiroki Takikawa, "Inequality of Social Capital among Middle- and Old-aged People in Contemporary Japan"
Language
Japanese

 The 13th Workshop

Date
October 22nd, 2012 16:20-18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Yayoi Haraguchi (Associate Professor, The College of Humanity, Ibaraki University), "Reviewing Resilience °›Nature°¶Society°¶Technology°›" (abstract)

 Workshop of the structure and change research division

Date
October 18, 2012 from 14:40
Venue
COE meeting room
Speaker
  • Yoshimichi Sato, "Non-regular Workers Trapped in the Gap between Changing Reality and (Almost) Changing Institutions"

  Minority research division workshop

Date
October 17th, 2012 8:50-10:30
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Takehiro Yamamoto
Language
Japanese

 The 12th Workshop

Date
October 15th, 2012 16:20-18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Shu-Yuan Yang (Associate Research Fellow, Institute of Ethnology, Academia Sinica), "Indigenous Peoples, Structural Inequality, and Restorative Justice: A Comparison of Taiwan and the Philippines" (abstract)

 The 11th Workshop

Date
October 12th, 2012 16:20-18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Karen Shire (Professor, University of Duisburg-Essen), "Comparative, International and Transnational Perspectives on Temporary Employment"

 CSSI-IOS Symposium on Social Changes under Globalization

Date
September 28 and 29, 2012
Venue
Main meeting room, Graduate School of Arts and Letters (2nd floor of the building of Graduate School of Arts and Letters)
Speakers
  • Fu-Chang Wang (IOS, Academia Sinica), "From provincialism to ethnicity: the development of ethnic consciousness among Mainlanders in Taiwan, 1970s -1980s"
  • Ayumi Takenaka and Makiko Nakamuro (CSSI), "Negative Assimilation: How Immigrants Move Up Economically in Japan"
  • Yu-Hsia Lu (IOS, Academia Sinica), "Co-preneurship, dynamic capability and business performance in Taiwanese small family firms under global recession"
  • Koichi Hasegawa (CSSI), "Social Movement on Nuclear Energy in Japan: Before and After the Fukushima Nuclear Disaster"
  • Zong-Rong Lee (IOS, Academia Sinica), "Kinship ties and political collective action among business groups in Taiwan"
  • Ryuichi Nakamoto (Sugiyama Jogakuen University), "Evolution of industry academia alliance networks and regional innovation capability in Japanese biocluster: Longitudinal Analysis of Joint Patent Networks in Kansai Bio-technology Clusters"
  • Chin-Fen Chang (IOS, Academia Sinica), "Explaining labor market outcomes of nonregular workers in East Asia"
  • Jun Imai (Hokkaido University), "Historical and Political Construction of Industrial Citizenship: The Case of Regular/Non-regular Employment in Japan"
  • Thung-Hong Lin (IOS, Academia Sinica), "Political institution, religious fragmentation and social vulnerability: evidence from the global disaster dataset "
  • Toshiaki Kimura (CSSI), "Religious practice and social resilience after Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami"
  • Ying-Hwa Chang (IOS, Academia Sinica), "The Development and Predicament of Higher Education in Taiwan after the Mid-1980s"
  • Yuichi Akinaga (CSSI), "Education Policy and the Regional Disparity in Japan"
  • Jieh-Min Wu (IOS, Academia Sinica), "Social movements and civil society in Taiwan since 1980s"
  • Kikuko Nagayoshi (CSSI), "Political Participation and Right Wing Attitudes in Japan"

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 Workshop of the structure and change research division

Date
July 26th, 2012 from 14:40
Venue
COE meeting room
Speaker
  • Yusuke Inagaki

 The 10th Workshop

Date
July 23rd, 2012 16:20-18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Edmond Agyeman (COE Fellow), "African Migrants in Japan: Identity, Integration and Social Mobility"
  • Kenji Ishida (COE Graduate Student), "Career Opportunities in Early Working Life of Japanese Youth: A Second Chance after Entering Labor Market?"
  • Sarker Md. Shahidul Islam (COE Graduate Student), "Household Decision-making Process: An Effect on School Dropout for Girls in Bangladesh"

 Workshop of the structure and change research division

Date
July 19th, 2012 from 14:40
Venue
COE meeting room
Speaker
  • Kikuko Nagayoshi, "Pathway to Social Integration for Brazilians in Japan"
  • Hiroki Takikawa, "The Inequality of Social Capital and the Social Isolation among Middle and Old-aged People in Contemporary Japan"

 Stata Training Session

Date
July 17th, 2012 16:20-18:00
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Lecturer
  • Risa Hagiwara (Keio University)

 The 9th Workshop

Date
July 9th, 2012 16:20-18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Shohei Yoda (COE Graduate Student) "Family Structure and Social Inequality in Japan" (abstract)
  • Hitomi Shiangawa (COE Graduate Student) "Diversity of the Board of Directors" (abstract)

 Tohoku-Stanford Summer School 2012

Date
July 2-July 7, 2012
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speakers
  • Shohei Yoda, CSSI, "Who Divorces?: Education and Marital Dissolution in Japan"
  • Brooke Bass, CPI, "Nonmarital Pregnancy and Postconception Union Formation: Qualitative Insight Into the Rise of a New Norm"
  • Sarker Shahidul, CSSI, "The Impact of Socio-Cultural Factors on Dropout Rates for Girls in Secondary School Level of Bangladesh"
  • Krystale Littlejohn, CPI, "It's those pills that are ruining me.": Gender and the Social Dimensions of Contraceptive Side Effects"
  • Kate Weisshaar, CPI, "Earnings Equality and Relationship Stability among Same-Sex and Heterosexual Couples"
  • Yukari Furusato and Yoshimichi Sato, Tohoku University, "A Paradoxical Relationship between Bonding Social Capital and Subjective Well-being"
  • Sharon Jank, CPI, "Obstructing Justice: When Merit-Based Pay Hijacks Collaboration"
  • Yusuke Inagaki, CSSI, "Dysfunction of High Trust on Sanctioning Behavior in a Repeated Trust Game"
  • Chris Wimer, CPI, "Food Assistance and Unmet Food Need in San Francisco"
  • Kenji Ishida, CSSI, "The Effect of Social Network Diversity on Getting a Secure Job in Japanese Youth Labor Market"
  • Lindsay Owens, CPI, "Effects of Message Framing on Support for Poverty Relief"
  • Takuma Kamada and Makiko Nakamuro, Tohoku University, "The Rate of Return to Education Using Twins Data in Japan "
  • David Grusky, Juan Enrique Huerta-Wong, and Esra Burak, CPI, "Social Mobility in Mexico: Is Mexico a Class Society?"
  • Kenjy Chihaya, Tohoku University, "Educational Homogamy and Propinquity in Marriage Markets over the Life Course: Evidence from the Transition from School to Work in China"
  • Yosuke Kira, Tohoku University, "Inequality in Iterated N-person Prisoner's Dilemmas: Strong Perfection Achieves Cooperation and Equality"
  • Lorena Castro, CPI, "Attitudes about Assimiliation Among the Mexican-origin Population: Evidence from the 2006 Immigrant Rights Marches"
  • Yoshimichi Sato and Shin Arita, CSSI, "Educational Return and Social Inheritance in Japan"
  • Koji Chavez, CPI, "Are Immigrants or Natives Advantaged in Our Good American Jobs? Results from a Laboratory Experiment"
  • Edmond Agyeman, CSSI, "Why do Migrants Relocate? Social Exclusion and Onward Migration of Ghanaian Migrants from Italy to UK and USA"

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Ę°coorganizer°ßCSSI and Center for the Study of Poverty and Inequality, Stanford University (CPI)

 Workshop of the the Minority research division and the East Asia research division

Date
June 30th, 2012 14:00-15:30
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Noraini M. Noor (Professor, International Islamic University Malaysia) / "Peace psychology in Asia: The geohistorical context of Malaysia"

 Workshop of the structure and change research division

Date
June 28th, 2012 from 14:40
Venue
COE meeting room
Speaker
Ryoji Matsuoka / "Unintended consequences of the high school system in Japan"

 The 8th Workshop

Date
June 25th, 2012 16:20-18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Title: The Rise and Fall of Diaspora Bonds
  • Wolfram Manzenreiter (Associate Professor, University of Vienna) / Diaspora in crisis. The impact of return migration on Nikkei communities in Bolivia and Paraguay (abstract)
  • Ayumi Takenaka (Associate Professor, Tohoku University) / The Rise and Fall of Diaspora Bonds: The Impact of Ethnic °»Return°… Migration from Peru to Japan (abstract)

 The 7th Workshop

Date
June 18th, 2012 16:20-18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Akiko Yoshida (Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater) / The Drift into Singlehood: A Sociological Analysis of Never-Married Women in Japan (abstract)

 The 6th Workshop

Date
June 11th, 2012 16:20-18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Yusuke Inagaki (COE Graduate Student) / Trust in Others: Self Introduction and My Interests (abstract)
  • Xiaojing Xie (COE Fellow) / Research Plan for This Year (abstract)

 Workshop of the structure and change research division

Date
June 7th, 2012 from 14:40
Venue
COE meeting room
Speaker
Hitomi Shinagawa

 The 5th Workshop

Date
June 4th, 2012 16:20-18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Tristan Ivory (Department of Sociology, Stanford University) / "Greener Pastures: Social and Economic Outcomes of Sub-Saharan Africans living in Japan" (abstract)

 Workshop of the structure and change research division

Date
May 31st, 2012 from 14:40
Venue
COE meeting room
Speaker
Kenji Ishida

 Special Workshop on Social Networks

Date
May 26th, 2012 14:00-
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Yen-Sheng Chiang (University of California, Irvine)
  • Chyi-In Wu (Institute of Sociology, Academia Sinica)
  • Zong-Rong Lee (Institute of Sociology, Academia Sinica)
Discussants
  • Ichiro Numazaki (Tohoku University)
  • Hiroshi Hamada (Tohoku University)
Co-Organaizers
  • Yoshimichi Sato (Tohoku University)
  • Yen-Sheng Chiang (University of California, Irvine)

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 The 4th Workshop

Date
May 14th, 2012 16:20-18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Makiko Nakamuro (Assistant Professor, CSSI), "The Effect of Shadow Education on Student Performance: Literature Review"
  • Ryoji Matsuoka (COE Fellow), "Tenth grade students' educational choices in Japan" (abstract)

 Workshop of the structure and change research division

Date
May 10th, 2012 from 14:40
Venue
COE meeting room
Speaker
Shohei Yoda

 The 3rd Workshop

Date
May 7th, 2012 16:20-18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Hiroki Takikawa (Assistant Professor, CSSI), "A Relational Theory of Status Hierarchy: an extension of Gould model to incorporate the multidimensional choices"
  • Rumi Matsuzaki (Assistant Professor, CSSI), "The Noble Family and Women's Roles in Modern Japan" (abstract)

 Workshop of the structure and change research division

Date
April 26th, 2012 from 14:40
Venue
COE meeting room
Speaker
Shohei Yoda

 The 2nd Workshop

Date
April 23rd, 2012 16:20-18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Hiroko Araki (Assistant Professor, Faculty of Economics, Keio University)
Language
Japanese

 Business meeting of the structure and change research division

Date
April 19th, 2012 from 14:40
Venue
COE meeting room

 Workshop

Date
April 16th, 2012 16:20-18:00
Venue
COE meeting room
Session I
  • The Impact of the Earthquake on Newly Grads' Wages - with the Attention to the Quality of College Education - Hisakazu Matsushige, Osaka University and Makiko Nakamuro, Tohoku University
Session II
  • The Outside School Vouchers to Help Children's Education in Earthquake Affected Areas Yuta Saika, Chance for Children

 Business meeting of the structure and change research division

Date
April 12th, 2012 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room

 The 1st Workshop

Date
April 9th, 2012 16:20-18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room

 2012 CSSI Orientation

Date
April 4th, 2012 14:40-16:10
Venue
Main Conference Room, 2nd floor of the Building of Faculty of Arts and Letters

 The 16th Workshop

Date
February 27th, 2012 16:20°Ń18:00
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Shinji Yamagata (Assistant Professor, National Center for University Entrance Examinations°ň

 The 15th Workshop

Date
February 23rd, 2012 16:20°Ń18:00
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Katherine S. Newman (Professor, Johns Hopkins University°ň/Taxing the Poor

 External Evaluation

Date
February 23rd, 2012 10:30°Ń15:00
Venue
COE Meeting Room
  • Evaluation by Professor Katherine S. Newman of Johns Hopkins University

 Mini-Workshop on the Frontiers of Social Research

Date
February 13-14, 2012
Venue
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Speakers

Hsin-Huang Michael Hsiao/ Institute of Sociology, Academia Sinica
Yoshiya Shiotani/ Tohoku University
Yoosik Youm/ Yonsei University
Jeong-han Kang/ Yonsei University
Guo Hua/ Chinese University of Hong Kong
Nicole Cheung Wai Ting/ Chinese University of Hong Kong
Jina Lee/ Yonsei University
Kwanwoo Kim/ Yonsei University
Ayumi Takenaka/ Tohoku University
Won Tae Koh/ Yonsei University
Zhu Ling/ Chinese University of Hong Kong
Nobuyoshi Kawashima/ Tohoku University
Eunsol Kim/ Yonsei University
Jiang, Cloris J./ Chinese University of Hong Kong
Yoshimichi Sato/ Tohoku University
A-Sung Hong/ Yonsei University
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Co-sponsors

  • The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Yonsei University
  • Center for the Study of Social Stratification and Inequality

 Joint Symposium of UC Riverside and CSSI, Tohoku University

Date
February 3-4, 2012
Venue
UC Riverside
Speakers

UCR
°°Anil Deolalikar
°°Georgia Warnke
°°Kevin Esterling
°°Steven Brint
°°Robert Ream
°°Ruhi Khan
°°Jorge Aguero
°°Todd Sorensen
°°Hiroko Inoue
Tohoku
°°Yoshimichi Sato
°°Kikuko Nagayoshi
°°Jun Imai
°°Makiko Namakumo
°°Rumi Matsuzaki
°°Jae-Woo Kim
°°Xiaojing Xie
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 The 14th Workshop

Date
December 19th, 2011 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Ayumi Takenaka, Kikuko Nagayoshi, Makiko Nakamuro, Yoshiya Shiotani, Kenji Ishida
Language
Japanese

 Winter School°°Poverty and Inequality in the New Gilded Age

Date
December 4, 2011 - December 9, 2011
Venue
Stanford University
Speakers
  • Yoshimichi Sato, CSSI/ New Middle Class at Risk in Japan?
  • Beth Red Bird, CPI/ Wage Benefits of Occupational Licensing and the Context of Work
  • David B. Grusky, Pablo Mitnik, and Erin Cumberworth, CPI/ Social Mobility in a High-Inequality Regime
  • Kenji Ishida, CSSI/ Job Search Method as Job Opportunity: The Effects of Job Entry Route on Status Attainment
  • Hiroyuki Hikichi, CSSI/ Factors of a Sense of Relative Deprivation in Contemporary Japan
  • Brooke Conroy Bass, CPI/ Finding Work or Finding Identity? The Job Search Among the Homeless
  • Krystale Littlejohn, CPI/ Does Multiracial Signal Interracial?: Attitudes about Interracial Partnership among People who Identify with more than One Race
  • Rumi Matsuzaki, CSSI / The Gender System and Women's Roles of the Noble Family in Modern Japan
  • Chris Wimer, CPI/ New Developments in Poverty Measurement
  • Makiko Nakamuro, CSSI/ The Rate of Return to Education in the Informal Sector: The Case of South Africa
  • Jae-Woo Kim and Yoshimichi Sato, CSSI/ Co-evolutionary Dynamics of Trust, Inequality, and Market
  • Lindsay Owens, CPI/ Economic Insecurity and Public Opinion
  • Swethaa Ballakrishnen, CPI/ Women in New Organizational Forms: Why some Indian professionals might come out ahead
  • Tamar Kricheli Katz, CPI/ Choice-Based Discrimination
  • Shahidul Sarker, CSSI/ Parents' Class Background and Hypergamy in Marriage Market of Bangladesh; Does Dowry Push Girls Out of School?
  • Lorena Castro, CPI/ Attitudes about Assimilation among the Mexican-origin Population in the U.S.
  • Xiaojing Xie, CSSI/ An Empirical Study on Justice Concern Model: Based on the Data from Enterprises in China

Ę°Cosponsors: CSSI and Center for the Study of Poverty and Inequality, Stanford University (CPI)

 The 13th Workshop

Date
November 28th, 2011 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Rumi Matsuzaki (COE Fellow) / The Gender System and Women's Roles of the Noble Family in Modern Japan: A Case Study of the Shimazu Family (abstract)

 The 12th Workshop

Date
November 21st, 2011 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Masahiro Shoji (Lecturer, Faculty of Economics, Seijo University) / Motives behind Community Participation: Evidence from Natural and Artefactual Field Experiments in a Developing Country

 The 11th Workshop

Date
November 15th, 2011 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Naoki Sudo (Professor, Faculty of Law, Gakushuin University)
Language
Japanese

 Minority Research Division Workshop

Date
October 18th, 2011 10:30°Ń12:00
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Masahiro Tsujimoto

 The 10th Workshop

Date
October 17th, 2011 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Yuka Fujimoto (Senior Lecturer, Deakin University) / Gender Perceptions of Work-Life Balance: Management Implications for Full-time Employees in Australia (abstract)

 Business meeting of structure and change research division

Date
October 6th, 2011
Venue
COE meeting room

 The 9th Workshop

Date
October 3rd, 2011 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Jae-Woo Kim (COE Fellow) / A game theoretical model of trust: From assurance society to trust society

 Minority Research Division Workshop

Date
September 27th, 2011 10:30°Ń12:00
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Takehiro Yamamoto

 The 8th Workshop

Date
September 26th, 2011 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Xiaojing Xie (COE Fellow) / An empirical study on JCM: Based on the data from a state-owned enterprise in China

 The 7th Workshop

Date
August 1st, 2011 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Izumi Yamasaki (PhD candidate, Program in Economics & Education, Teachers College, Columbia University) / The Effect of Education on Earnings and the Probability of Working in the Informal Sector in South Africa (abstract)

 The 6th Workshop

Date
July 25th, 2011 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Hiroyuki Hikichi (COE Graduate Student) / Factors of Materialism and its effect to relative deprivation
  • Nobuyoshi Kawashima (COE Graduate Student) / Perception of Micro Fairness and Status Identification (abstract)

 Minority Research Division Workshop

Date
July 12th, 2011 10:30°Ń12:00
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Shohei Yoda

 The 5th Workshop

Date
July 11th, 2011 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Kenjy Chihaya (COE Graduate Student) / The Mechanisms of Assortative Mating: Insights from the Chinese Case
  • Shuji Tobishima (COE Graduate Student) / Value Orientation and Educational Expectation of High School Students (abstract)

 The 4th Workshop

Date
July 4th, 2011 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Shohei Yoda (COE Graduate Student) / Single-parent Families and Children's Educational Attainment: Does Poverty Matter? (abstract)
  • Jun Matsuyama (COE Graduate Student) / Distributive Justice and the Capability Approach

 The 3rd Workshop

Date
June 27, 2011 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Ryoko Kosugi (COE Graduate Student) / Structural Factors of the Student Movements in Japan and the U.S. in 1960s (abstract)
  • Makiko Nakamuro (COE Assistant Professor) / Randomized Experiments and Cost-effectiveness Analysis in Kenya

 Minority Research Division Workshop

Date
June 21st, 2011 10:30°Ń12:00
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Rumi Matsuzaki

 The 2nd Workshop

Date
June 20, 2011 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Kenji Ishida (COE Graduate Student) / Social Capital and Career Mobility: Transition to Regular Employment (abstract)
  • Sarker, Md. Shahidul Islam (COE Graduate Student)/Dowry and Hypergamy Attitude in Marriage Market; An effect on girls dropout behavior in Secondary school level of Bangladesh (abstract)

 The 1st Workshop

Date
June 6, 2011 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Yusuke Inagaki (COE Graduate Student)/Dysfunction of Trust: Retribution and General Trust in Social Dilemma Games (abstract)
  • Takehiro Yamamoto (COE Graduate Student)/The Effects of Individual Difference on Acceptance of Benevolent Sexism (abstract)

 Business meeting of structure and change research division

Date
May 19th, 2011
Venue
COE meeting room

 2011 CSSI Orientation

Date
May 16th, 2011 16:20-18:30
Venue
Main Conference Room, 2nd floor of the Building of Faculty of Arts and Letters

 International Symposium on Risk, Social stratification, and Changes in Institutions

Date
February 3-4, 2011
Venue
Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania, USA
Sponsor

Center for the Study of Social Stratification and Inequality, Tohoku University
Center for Social Sciences, Bryn Mawr College
Ę°Program

 The Fifth International Symposium on Frontiers of Sociological Inquiries by Young Scholars in Asia

Date
January 29th -30th, 2011 (The first session will begin at 10:00 am on January 29th.)
Venue
Room Yuki/Hana, the 25th floor of The Westin Sendai
Keynote Speakers
  • Robert Mare (Professor, University of California, Los Angeles)
  • Meir Yaish (Professor, Haifa University)

Ę°Program

Cosponsors

CSSI, Global COE Program, Graduate School of Arts and Letters, Tohoku University
Department of Sociology, Yonsei University, Korea
Department of Sociology, Chung-Ang University, Korea

 The ninth workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
January 13th, 2011 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
  • Chihaya Kenji / Who marries whom in China : Educational Assortative mating throughout the reforms

 Minority Research Division Business Meeting

Date
January 11th, 2011 9:00°Ń10:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room

 The eighth workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
January 6th, 2011 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
  • Sarker Md. Shahidul Islam / Hypergamic attitude and financial pressure in marriage market; An effect on girls secondary school dropout behavior in Bangladesh
Date
December 18th, 2010, 13:00°Ń17:30
Venue
Tohoku University Liaison Office (Tokyo)
Speaker
  • John T. Jost (Professor, New York University) / A System Justification Perspective on Social Stratification and Inequality
  • Kwok Leung (Professor, City University of Hong Kong) /°°Sex Differences in Social Cynicism across Societies: The Impact of Male Dominance and Competitiveness
  • Takehiro Yamamoto (Graduate Student, Tohoku University) /°°Effects of Marital and Employment Status on Women's Acceptance of Benevolent Sexism
  • Nobuyoshi Kawashima (Graduate Student, Tohoku University) / Social Inequalities and Psychological Well-being in Japan: The Effects of Micro and Macro Fairness
Discussant
Minoru Karasawa (Professor, Nagoya University)
Moderator
Nobuko Asai° COE Fellow, Tohoku University°ň
Language
English
Organizer

Nobuko Asai ° COE Fellow, Tohoku University°ň
Takehiro Yamamoto (Graduate Student, Tohoku University)°°
Nobuyoshi Kawashima (Graduate Student, Tohoku University)°°°°

Contact: Nobuko Asai°°nob1113° at°ňfine.ocn.ne.jp

 Workshop of Fairness Research Division "International Workshop for Young Scholars"

Date
December 17th, 2010, 14:00°Ń17:30
Venue
Tohoku University Liaison Office (Tokyo)
Speaker
  • Eiichiro Watamura (University of Tokyo) / An Investigation on Retributive Motive in Determination of Punishment
  • Naoya Yada (Osaka City University) / Compensatory Judgment on Competence and Warmth in Person Perception: Antecedents and Consequences
  • Nobuhiko Goto (Nagoya University) / Effects of Guilt Expression by the Perpetrator Group on the Members of the Victim Group
  • Tomoko Nakamata (Tohoku University) / The Tendency to Approach and Avoid the Pleasant and Unpleasant Stimuli
Discussant
  • John T. Jost (Professor, New York University)
  • Kwok Leung (Professor, City University of Hong Kong)
Organizers

Nobuko Asai ° COE Fellow, Tohoku University°ň
Takehiro Yamamoto °°(Graduate Student, Tohoku University)°°
Nobuyoshi Kawashima (Graduate Student, Tohoku University)°°°°

Contact: °°Nobuko Asai°°nob1113° at°ňfine.ocn.ne.jp

 The 18th Workshop

Date
December 13th, 2010 16:20°Ń
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Satoshi Adachi(JSPS Research Fellow, Affiliated Member of the CSSI) / Identity Management of Young British Muslims: Differentiation and Adaptation

 The 17th Workshop

Date
November 29th, 2010 16:20°Ń18:00
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Jaok Kwon (COE Fellow) / Debates on Gender and Class in Working Class Movements in Korea
  • Toru Tsuboya (Graduate Student, Department of Public Health and Forensic Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine) / Social epidemiology; A Crossroad of Sociology and Medicine (abstract)

 International Symposium on Intergroup Conflict and Social Identity: Impact of History, Continuity and Stability of Group

Date
November 27th, 2010, 13:00°Ń17:00
Venue
Room206, Graduate School of Education, Tohoku University
Speaker
  • Nyla R. Branscombe (Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Kansas) / Consequences of Reminders of Historical Victimization in Victimized Group Members and Third-parties
  • Li-li Huang° Professor, Institute of Learning Sciences, National Tsin-Hua University) / M Shape vs. Bell Shape: The Dilemma of National Identity in Taiwan Polarizing Society
  • Nobuko Asai (COE Fellow, Tohoku University) /Recognizing Personal Experiences of Discrimination: Impact of Perceived Immutability of Social Status
  • Hiroyuki Hikichi (Graduate Student, Tohoku University) / °°Effect of Local Historical Heritages on Community Commitment: History of Glory and History of Tragedy
Moderator
  • Takehiro Yamamoto (Graduate Student, Tohoku University)
  • Nobuyoshi Kawashima (Graduate Student, Tohoku University)
Language
English
Organizer

Nobuko Asai (COE Fellow, Tohoku University)
Hiroyuki Hikichi (Graduate Student, Tohoku University)
Jun Matsuyama (Graduate Student, Tohoku University)

Contact : Nobuko Asai °°nob1113° at°ňfine.ocn.ne.jp

 The seventh workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
November 25th, 2010 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
  • Kenji Chihaya / Market Transition and Social Stratification in China

 The 16th Workshop

Date
November 22nd, 2010 16:20°Ń18:00
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Yoshiya Shiotani (COE Graduate student) / Perception of Occupational Status and Occupational Prestige Scale

 University of California, Riverside-Tohoku University Joint Symposium

Date
November 19th and 20th, 2010
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speakers

UCR
°°Anil Deolalikar
°°Georgia Warnke
°°Kevin Esterling
°°Robert Ream
°°Tabassum (Ruhi) Khan
°°Jorge Aguero
°°Annmaria Shimabuku
°°Todd Sorensen
Tohoku
°°Yoshimichi Sato
°°Hiroshi Hamada
°°Jun Imai
°°Makiko Namakumo
°°Rumi Matsuzaki
°°Jaok Kwon
°°Jae-Woo Kim
°°David-Antoine Malinas
program

 The 15th Workshop

Date
November 15th, 2010 16:20°Ń18:00
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Akiomi Inoue (Graduate student, Graduate School of Medicine, Tokyo University) / Organizational justice: concept, measurement, and health effects (abstract)
Language
Japanese

 International Symposium on Today's Trends of Global Migration in Japan and Indonesia

Date
October 29th, 2010 °°9:00°Ń13:00
Venue
Udayana University
Panelists
  • Prof.Yoshimichi Sato (Tohoku University)
  • Prof. Akihiro Koido (Hitotsubashi University)
  • Prof. Dr. Drs. I Ketut Sudibia (Udayana Univeristy)
  • Dr. Drs. I Gst. Wayan Murjana Yasa, M.Si (Udayana University)
Chair
  • Prof. Dr. Komang Gde Bendesa, MADE. (Udayana University)
Sponsors
CSSI, Tohoku University and Udayana University

Ę°poster

 The 14th Workshop

Date
October 25th, 2010 16:20°Ń18:00
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Akiko Iwama (Professor, Rikkyo University)
Language
Japanese

 The sixth workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
October 21st, 2010 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
  • Yoshiya Shiotani / New method of occupational categorization based on people's recognition

 The 13th Workshop

Date
October 11th, 2010 16:20°Ń18:00
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Ayumi Takenaka and Kumiko Tsuchida/ International Students in Japanese Higher Education
  • Akiyoshi Yonezawa and Kenji Ishida/ Foreign Academics at Japanese Universities as a Case of Intellectual Migrants

 Business meeting of the structure and change research division

Date
October 6th, 2010 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room

 The 12th Workshop

Date
September 30th, 2010 16:20°Ń18:00
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Kwang-Yeong Shin (Professor, Chung-Ang University°ň

 The 11th Workshop

Date
August 9th, 2010 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speakers
  • SARKER, Md. Shahidul Islam (COE Graduate Student°ň/ The Socioeconomic Inequality and School Dropout Problem of Bangladesh; Effect of Family Matters on Educational attainment
  • Jae-Woo Kim (COE Fellow°ň/ Cultural and Structural Mechanisms of Cooperation: A Computational Model of Trust, Parochialism, and Networks

 Summer School°°"Poverty and Inequality in the 21st Century"

Date
July 26th - July 30th, 2010
Venue
Bldg.360, Rm.361K, Stanford University
Speakers
  • Tali Kristal, CPI / It's Good to Be a Capitalist: Why Capitalists Are Getting More and Workers Are Getting Less
  • Yujia Liu, CPI / Changing Payoff to Skills: What's Behind the Inequality Takeoff?
  • Yoshimichi Sato, CSSI / Changing Jobs and Inequality in a Fluid Labor Market: The Case of Contemporary Japan
  • Pablo Mitnik, CPI / The Incidence of Low-Wage Jobs in the United States, 1949-2007: A Structuralist-Regulationist Analysis
  • Jun Imai, CSSI / The Limits of Equality by °»Company Citizenship:°… Politics of Labor Market Segmentation in the Case of Regular and Non-Regular Employment in Japan
  • Shohei Yoda, CSSI / Family Structure and Social Inequality in Japan: Life Course of Children From Single-Parent Families
  • Shuji Tobishima, CSSI / Inequality of Educational Opportunity in Japan
  • David B. Grusky, CPI / The Great Recession
  • Koji Chavez and Beth Red Bird, CPI / Do We Still Love Capitalism? The Effects of the Great Recession on the Legitimacy of Market Economies
  • Emily Ryo, CPI / Why is There Immigration?
  • Tristan Ivory, CPI / Same Old Story? Variations in Non-Native Born Incorporation Across Geographic Regions
  • Jun Matsuyama, CSSI / Freedom and Achievement of Well-Being in the Adaptive Dynamics of Capabilities
  • Le Huong Linh, CSSI / Decentralization of Authority: The Case of Industrial Zone Development in Vietnam
  • Kenjy Chihaya, CSSI / What Is and What Should Never Be: The Moral Economy of Class and Political Attitudes in China
  • Steve Nunez, CPI / The Moral Economy of Debt
  • Takehiro Yamamoto, CSSI / Benevolent Sexism and Gender Inequality
  • Tami Katz, CPI / Choice Discrimination and the Motherhood Penalty

Ę°Cosponsors: CSSI and Center for the Study of Poverty and Inequality, Stanford University (CPI)

 The fifith workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
July 15th, 2010 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
  • Jun Matsuyama / Freedom and Achievement of Well-being in the Adaptive Dynamics of Capabilities
  • Shuji Tobishima / Gender Difference in Life Course

 The 10th Workshop

Date
July 5th, 2010 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
Room 609, building of faculty of arts and letters
Speakers
  • SARKER, Md. Shahidul Islam (COE Graduate Student°ň/ The Socioeconomic Inequality and School Dropout Problem of Bangladesh; Effect of Family Matters on Educational attainment
  • Ayumi Takenaka (COE Associate Professor°ň/ Asian Hispanics: Socioeconomic Status and Ethnic Identity in the US (abstract)

 The fourth workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
July 1st, 2010 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
Shohei Yoda / Family Structure and Social Inequality in Japan: Life Course of Children From Single-Parent Families

 The 9th Workshop

Date
June 28th, 2010 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speakers
  • Nobuyoshi Kawashima (COE Graduate Student°ň/ Effects of the perceptions of Japanese society on macro fairness
  • Hiroyuki Hikichi (COE Graduate Student°ň/ Social disparity and cooperation among community residents: Effect of sense of relative poverty and community commitment

 The 8th Workshop

Date
June 25th, 2010 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speakers
  • Hyunjoon Park (Visiting Associate Professor, Tohoku University°ň/ Causal Effects of Single-Sex Schools on College Attendance: Random Assignment in Korean High Schools

 The 7th Workshop

Date
June 21st, 2010 16:20°Ń17:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speakers
  • Kohei Tsubota (COE Graduate Student°ň/ Educational inequality caused by international marriage (abstract)

 The third workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
June 17th, 2010 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
Imai Jun / The Deregulation of Working Time and the Individualization of Workplace Control in Japan

 The 6th Workshop

Date
June 14th, 2010 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speakers
  • Le Huong Linh (COE Graduate Student°ň/ WTO participation and structural changes of Vietnamese industrial zones
  • Shuji Tobishimai (COE Graduate Student) / Anticipatory Socialization and Reproduction of Teachers in Japan (abstract)

 The 5th Workshop

Date
June 7th, 2010 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speakers
  • Kenjy Chihaya (COE Graduate Student°ň/ Class and Status: an analytical framework
  • Rumi Matsuzaki (COE Fellow) / The Old Feudal Lord Family and the Formation of Modern Gender (abstract)

 The 4th Workshop

Date
May 31st, 2010 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speakers
  • Robert Dujarric (Director, Institute of Contemporary Asian Studies, Temple University, Japan Campus°ň/ Is the internationalization of education increasing inequality? Questions to ask

 The 3rd Workshop

Date
May 24th, 2010 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speakers
  • Jun Matsuyama (COE Graduate Student°ň/ Freedom and Achievement of Well-being in the Adaptive Dynamics of Capabilities (abstract)
  • Nobuko Asai ° COE Graduate Student°ň/ Causal Explanation of Discrimination: Impact of Perceived Immutability of Lay Peoples' Belief

 The second workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
May 20 2010 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
Hiroshi Hamada, Class differentials in educational attainment

 The 2nd Workshop

Date
May 17th, 2010 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speakers
  • Takehiro Yamamoto (COE Graduate Student°ň/Benevolent Sexism: Do Women Expect It? (abstract)
  • Shohei Yoda° COE Graduate Student°ň/Family Structure and Status Attainment: The Significance of Father's Absence in the Earlier Stage of Life Course (abstract)

 The 1st Workshop

Date
April 26, 2010 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room

 The first workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
April 22, 2010 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
Yoshimichi Sato, Institutions and Agency: A Theoretical First Step

 Business meeting of the structure and change research division

Date
April 14th, 2010 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room

 2010 CSSI Orientation

Date
April 8, 2010 10:30-12:00
Venue
Room 135, 1st floor, Building of Faculty of Arts and Letters

 The Fourth International Symposium on Frontiers of Sociological Inquiries by Young Scholars in Asia"

Date
March 13-14, 2010 The first Session begins at 9:00 on March 13
Venue
Sendai Excel Hotel Tokyu Oak Room
Keynote Speakers
  • Kuo-hsien Su°°° National Taiwan University°ň
  • Raymond Wong°°° Hong Kong University of Science and Technology°ň

°ĢCo-sponsors
CSSI, Tohoku University
Department of Sociology, Yonsei University
Department of Sociology, Chung-Ang University
°Ģposter
°Ģprogram

  International Symposium "Social justice, social identity and intergroup conflict"

Date
March 6, 2010 13:00 - 17:00
Venue
Room 206, New Humanities Building, Tohoku University
Program

-Speakers-
Sabine Otten (Professor,University of Groningen)
"How group memberships can shape social conflicts. Cognitive, emotional, and motivational determinants."
Satoshi Adachi(Research Fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science /CSSI Cooperator, Tohoku University)
"Reflexive Modernity and Young Muslims: Identity Management in Super-Diverse Area''
Tomohiro Kumagai (Assistant Professor, CSSI)
"Social justice, group identification, and intergroup conflict"

Discussant: Toshikatsu, Kakimoto (Associate professor,Gunma University)
Chair: Nobuko Asai (COE Fellow, Tohoku University)
Language: English
Organizer: Tomohiro Kumagai (Assistant Professor, CSSI, Tohoku University), Nobuko Asai (COE Fellow, Tohoku University)

  Workshop of The Fairness Research Division "International Workshop for Young Scholars"

Date
March 5th, 2010 13:00p.m.-15:00p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Program

-Speakers-
Jun Matsuyama (Tohoku University)
"Freedom and Achievement of Well-being in the Adaptive Dynamics of Capabilities"
Kengo Nawata° Kyushu University)
"The Effect of Ingroup Audience on Intergroup Vicarious Retribution"
Sayaka Suga° Nagoya University)
"Effects of Communication on Culturally Maintaining Stereotypes"

Special Commentator: Sabine Otten (University of Groningen°ň
Moderator:Tomohiro Kumagai (Assistant Professor, CSSI), Nobuko Asai (COE Fellow, CSSI)

 The eighteenth workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
February 3rd, 2010 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
David-Antoine Malinas, Welfare new deal in Japan? Homeless and the growing role of NPOs

 The seventeenth workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
January 27th, 2010 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
Yoshimichi Sato, Transnational Migration and Japanese Society

 The 19th Workshop

Date
January 25, 2010 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Shuji Tobishima (COE Graduate Student) / The Politics of Educational Assessment: Focusing on the Revision of Cumulative Record in 2002 (abstract)
  • Gisun Jang (COE Fellow) / Physicians in the Early Modern Japan

 Mini-conference on Building Asian Sociology: Prospects and Strategies

Date
January 23, 2010 13:00°Ń18:00
Venue
COE Conference Room
Speakers
  • Hyun Sun Lee (Tohoku University) / The State Welfare Policy and Ethnic Integration
  • In-Jin Yoon (Korea University) /Building Asian Sociology: The Case of International Migration and Multiculture in Asia
  • Gisun Jang (Tohoku University) / Physicians in the Early Modern Japan: A Case of Mie Prefecture
  • Yusuke Inagaki (Tohoku University) / Relationship between Trust and Commitment: Trust Generating Processes in Japanese Urban and Rural Areas
  • Chul-Kyoo Kim (Korea University) / Restructuring of Global Food System and Food Sovereignty: South Korea and a Global Perspective
  • Yoshimichi Sato (Tohoku University) / Why Did Asian Sociologists Not Conceive °»Social Capital°…?: Universalism versus Particularism
  • Kenjy Chihaya (Tohoku University) / Assortative Mating and Third Party Introduction in China
  • Il Joon Chung (Korea University) / Public Sociology in ROK
  • Yoshiya Shiotani (Tohoku University) / Sexual behavior and self-esteem among Japanese Youth
Cosponsors
Center for the Study of Social Stratification and Inequality, Tohoku University Department of Sociology (BK21), Korea University

  International Symposium "Social Stratification and Deviance" -Juvenile Delinquency and Pathology in Social Relationships-

Date
January 23, 2010 13:00 - 18:30
Venue
Second Lecture Room of the Faculty of Arts and Letters, Tohoku University
Speakers

Hsu, Fu Seng (Taiwan Central Police University)
Cheng, Kai Pao (Taiwan Peace Preservation Police Corps)
Huang, Chiu Ling (Taiwan Kaohsiung county Police Department)
Shen, Pin Hsuan (Taiwan Chia-Yi District court)
Takeshi Koyanagi (Tokiwa University)
Kiyoshi Wada (National Institute of Mental Health: National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry)

Chair
Ken-ichi Ohbuchi (Tohoku University)
Language
Japanese, Chinese

  International Symposium "Inequality, Discrimination and Social identity"

Date
January 19, 2010 13:00 - 17:00
Venue
Room 306, New Humanities Building, Tohoku University
Speakers and Titles

Jolanda Jetten (University of Queensland)
"Forgiving the Unforgivable: How Claiming the Moral High Ground Leads to Denial of the Implications of Ingroup Deviance"
Kumiko Tsuchida (Tohoku University)
"Collective Memory and Identity: A Case Study of Japanese American Reparation Movement and Afterwards"
Takehiro Yamamoto (Tohoku University)
"Women°∆s Expectations of Benevolent Sexism Maintain and Justify Gender Inequalities"

Discussant
Tomohiro Kumagai (Tohoku University)
Chair
Nobuko Asai (Tohoku University)
Language
English

 The sixteenth workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
January 13th, 2010 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
Kenjy Chihaya, Market transition and Status in People's Republic of China

 Special Workshop

Date
January 8, 2010 10:30°Ń12:30
Venue
Room 428, Kawakita Joint Building

Map http://www.tohoku.ac.jp/japanese/profile/about/10/about1003/index.html

Lecturer
Louise Morley (Professor of Education, Director of the Centre for Higher Education and Equity Research, University of Sussex, UK)
°ĢLanguage: English
°ĢCo-Host: Policy Science of Education Program, Graduate School of Education, Tohoku University,
Center for the Advancement of Higher Education, Tohoku University
°ĢContact: Akiyoshi Yonezawa (yonezawa@he.tohoku.ac.jp)

 The fifteenth workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
January 6th, 2010 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
Shiotani Yoshiya, Individuals' Image of Status Hierarchy and Status-Orientation

 The fourteenth workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
December 16th, 2009 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
Inagaki Yusuke, The Influences of the Reasons of Job Turn-over and the Channels of Job Search on the Outcomes of Job Change

 The 18th Workshop

Date
December 14, 2009 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Hugo Horta ° Research associate of Center for the Advancement of Higher Education, Tohoku University°ň/Academic inbreeding in Japanese higher education: what leads one to become inbred and its characteristics (abstract)

 Workshop of the Fairness Research Division

Date
December 12, 2009 11:00a.m.-
Venue
Room411, Humanities Building
Speaker
Takehiro Yamamoto / Stereotype and existence bias

 International Symposium "Medical Doctors in the History of East Asia"

Date
December 12, 2009 13:00°Ń18:00
Venue
Main conference room, 2nd floor of the building of the Faculty of Arts and Letters, Tohoku University
Speakers
  • Yu, Xin-zhong ° Nankai University°ň/ A Study on Origin and Development of Being an Outstanding Minister or an Excellent doctor
  • Shin, Kyu-hwan ° Yonsei University°ň/ The Making of Medical License and Medical Doctors in Republican China
  • Lee, Hyun-sook ° Ewha Womans University°ň/ The Physicians and Their Social Status in Silla Dynasty of Ancient Korea
  • Yeo, In-sok ° Yonsei University°ň/ The Formation of Modern Medical Profession in Korea (1900-1945)
  • Jang, Gisun ° Tohoku University°ň/ Social Status of Medical Doctors in the Pre-modern Japan

°ĢCommentator: Park, Yunjae ° Yonsei University°ň
°ĢModerator: Satake, Teruaki ° Tohoku University°ň
Language: English
°ĢPhotos

 The 17th Workshop

Date
December 7, 2009 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
David Hoffman ° Finnish Institute for Educational Research°ň/Relationships between the Internationalization of Higher Education, Competitive Horizons and Mobility of University Personnel and Migration (abstract)

 The 16th Workshop

Date
November 30, 2009 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Kirsten Harley° Department of Sociology & Social Policy, The University of Sydney°ň/What is theory for? : Positioning, politics and persona (abstract)

 Workshop of the Fairness Research Division

Date
November 28, 2009 11:00a.m.-
Venue
Room411, Humanities Building
Speaker
Nobuyoshi Kawashima/ Social inequality and justification of the status quo

 The thirteenth workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
November 25th, 2009 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
Imai Jun, The Limits of Company Citizenship

 Conference: Risk and East Asia

Date
2009-11-20 - 2009-11-22
Venue
Japanese German Center Berlin (JDZB)
Cooperation

°ĢVereinigung fur sozialwissenschaftliche Japanforschung
°ĢIn-East, Universitat Duisburg-Essen
°ĢWhite Rose East Asian Center, Universities of Leeds and University of Sheffield
°ĢCenter of Global Excellence, Tokyo University and Tohoku University
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 The twelfth workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
November 18th, 2009 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
Imai Jun and Yoshimichi Sato, Unequal Fluidization: Individualization of Mobility in the Deregulated Labor Market in Japan

 The 15th Workshop

Venue
November 16, 2009 16:20°Ń18:20COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Ayumi Takenaka (Associate Professor, Graduate School of Arts and Letters, Tohoku University)/The Effects of Emigration on Social Inequality in Peru: Assessing the Relationship between Geographical Mobility and Social Mobility (abstract)

  Workshop of The Fairness Research Division "International Workshop for Young Scholars"

Date
November 13th, 2009 from 10:30
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Program

-Speakers-
-Yusuke Inagaki (Tohoku University)
"Relationship Between Trust and Commitment: Trust Generating"
-Nobuyoshi Kawashima (Tohoku University)
"Perceptions of unfairness and social protests among Japanese"
-Takehiro Yamamoto (Tohoku University)
"Harmful effects of the exposure to benevolent sexism on women's task
performance"

Special Commentator: Allan E. Lind (Duke University)
Moderator: Nobuko Asai (COE Fellow, CSSI), Tomohiro Kumagai (Assistant Professor, CSSI)

 The Fairness Research Division: Special Lecture

Lecturer
Allan E. Lind (Duke University)
Title
"Fairness and community: Justice at the interface of individual and collective interests."
Date
November 12th, 2009 from 10:30
Venue
Room 311, Graduate School of Arts and Letters

 The eleventh workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
November 11th, 2009 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
Hiroshi Hamada and Yusuke Hayashi/The Analysis of Economic Inequality using the Data from "National Survey of Household lncome and Expenditure"

  International symposium°»How do people react when they face social justice/injustice?: Determinants of cooperation and integration.°…

Date
2009.11.10 1:00 pm - 4:00pm
Place
Tohoku Institute of Technology, Yagiyama campus, 9th Bld. room 93Program

-Speakers and Titles-
-Allan E. Lind (Duke University)
"The Psychology of Fairness: Past, Present, and Future."
-Nobuko Asai° Tohoku University, Center for the study of social stratification and inequality°ň
"Strategies for Group-based Inequality: The Role of Causal°°Explanation."
-Hiroyuki Hikichi° Tohoku University, graduate school of Arts and letters°ň
"Promotion of Cooperation among Community Residents: Effects of Familiarity with Local Historical Heritages and Commitment to the Community."

-Discussant-
Yousuke ohtsubo° Kobe University°ň
Youichiro Hayashi° Hosei University°ň
-Chair-
Toshiaki Aoki° Tohoku Institute of Technology°ň

Co-organizer
Tohoku University Global COE program, Center for the study of social stratification and inequality & Tohoku Institute of Technology, Department of Life design.

 Workshop of the Fairness Research Division

Date
November 7, 2009 11:00a.m.-
Venue
Room411, Humanities Building
Speaker
Hiroyuki Hikichi/ Promotion of cooperation among community residents: The effect of local histrical heritages and commitment to the community

 Tokyo Seminar Series: Public Symposium

Date
November 3, 2009 1:00p.m.-4:30p.m.
Venue
Tohoku University Liaison Office (Tokyo)
Panelists
  • Masaru Kaneko (Keio University)
  • Toshiaki Tachibanaki (Doshisha University)
  • Ryoji Musha (Musha Research)
Moderators
  • Masami Nomura (Tohoku University)
  • Nozomu Kawabata (Tohoku University)

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 International Symposium: "Current" Migration in Asia and the "Future" of Japanese Society

Date
October 28, 2009 9:30p.m.-5:30p.m.
Venue
The Japan Foundation Jakarta, Hall
Organizer

°ĢCSSI, Tohoku University
°ĢThe Japan Foundation Jakarta
°ĢUniversity of Indonesia
°ĢJapan - Indonesia Sociology Association

Support
°ĢEmbassy of Japan, Indonesia
°ĢThe Daily Jakarta Shimbun
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 The 14th Workshop

Date
October 26, 2009 16:20°Ń18:20
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speakers
  • Masami Nomura (Graduate School of Economics and Management, Tohoku University)
  • Nozomu Kawabata (Graduate School of Economics and Management, Tohoku University)
  • Jun Matsuyama (Graduate School of Economics and Management, Tohoku University)

°ĢLanguage: Japanese
°ĢOrganizer: Yuichi Akinaga (Graduate School of Education, Tohoku University)

 International Symposium "Taiwan Studies: Past, Present, and Future"

Date
October 25, 2009°°13:00°Ń17:30
Venue
Lecture Hall, Faculty of Arts and Letters, Tohoku University
Sponsor
Graduate School of Arts and Letters, Tohoku University
Co-sponsor
CSSI, Tohoku University
Part One Keynote Address°°13:00°Ń14:30
Bernard Gallin ° Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, Michigan State University) / Observations on 50 Years of Field Research in Taiwan: An "Involved" Anthropologist at Work
Commentary
Shumin Huang ° Director, Institute of Ethnology, Academia Sinica°ň
Ę°Part Two Panel Discussion°°15:00°Ń17:30
Speakers
  • Rita S. Gallin ° Professor of Sociology, Michigan State University°ň/ The Sociology and Anthropology of Gender and Family in Taiwan
  • Yoshimichi Sato ° Professor of Behavior Science, Tohoku University°ň/ Social Mobility and Career Aspiration in Taiwan
  • Hitoshi Yamada ° Associate Professor of Religious Studies, Tohoku University°ň/ Doing Taiwan Yuanzhumin (YZM) Studies as an Outsider: A Cultural-Historical Perspective
  • Ichiro Numazaki ° Professor of Cultural Anthropology, Tohoku University°ň/ Ethnic and Cultural Diversities in Taiwan: Looking Back, Looking Ahead
Commentary
Yuko Mio (Director of the Information Resource Center, Professor, Research Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa Tokyo University of Foreign Studies)
Moderator
Mutsuhiko Shima° Tohoku University°ň
Language
English

 Workshop of the Fairness Research Division

Date
October 24, 2009 11:00a.m.-
Venue
Room411, Humanities Building
Speaker
Takehiro Yamamoto / Egalitarian motivation inhibits benevolent sexism

 Workshop of the Fairness Research Division

Date
October 17, 2009 11:00a.m.-
Venue
Room411, Humanities Building
Speaker
Hiroyuki Hikichi / Effect of commitment to community on resolution of social dilemma

 Symposium "Is it Possible to Build a Society Without Exclusion? French-Japanese Perspectives"

Date
October 17 - 18, 2009
Venue
Maison Franco Japonaise (Shibuya-ku, Tokyo)
Speakers
  • Pierre CONCIALDI (HEC, IRES)
  • François-Xavier DEVETTER (University of Lille 1)
  • François DUBET (University of Bordeaux 2, EHESS)
  • Xavier EMMANUELLI (Samusocial International)
  • GENDA Yuji (University of Tokyo)
  • Isabelle GIRAUDOU (MFJ)
  • HASEGAWA Koichi (Tohoku University)
  • HONDA Yuki (University of Tokyo)
  • INABA Nanako (Ibaraki University)
  • David-Antoine MALINAS (Tohoku University)
  • Serge PAUGAM (CNRS, EHESS)
  • SATO Yoshimichi (Tohoku University.)

Program

 The tenth workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
October 14th, 2009 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
Yusuke Hayashi and Yoshimichi Sato/ Rising mobility in labor markets and the disparity of occupational career

 Business meeting of the research division of structure and change of social stratification

Date
October 1st, 2009 from 10:30
Venue
COE Meeting Room

 The 3rd International Conference

"Rewriting Modern and Contemporary Japanese Intellectual History: Perspectives of Mobility and Border Crossings"
Date
September 25th - 27th, 2009
Venue
Main Hall, 6th floor of the building of Multimedia Education and Research Complex, Tohoku University Kawauchi Kita Campus

Program
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 The 13th Workshop

Date
August 24th, 2009 4:20p.m.-6:20p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speakers
  • Jun Aida (Graduate School of Dentistry, Tohoku University) / Health inequalities and social determinants of health (abstract)
Language
Japanese

 Business meeting of the research division of structure and change of social stratification

Date
July 29th, 2009 from 10:30
Venue
COE Meeting Room

 The 12th Workshop

Date
July 27th, 2009 4:20p.m.-6:20p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speakers
  • Itoe Kaneshiro (COE Graduate Student) / An analysis of socio-economic inequality in an emigrant community: a case study in an emigrant community in South China, Fujian (abstract)
  • Hiroshi Hamada (Associate Professor, Tohoku University) / A model of successive educational transition (abstract)

 Tokyo Seminar Series: The 1st Seminar

Date
July 25th, 2009 11:30a.m.-3:00p.m.
Venue
Tohoku University Liaison Office (Tokyo)
Speaker
Yoshimichi Sato (Tohoku University)
Discussant
Toshiaki Tachibanaki (Doshisha University)

 Workshop for the Fairness Reserach Division

Date
July 25th, 2009 10:00a.m.-12:00p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speakers
  • Shio Sato (Toyo University)
  • Yuji Okada (Chuo University)
  • Takehiro Yamamoto (Tohoku University)
Moderator
Nomuko Asai (COE Fellow)
Commentator
Hideya Kitamura (Toyo University)
Organaizer
Tomohiro Kumagai (Assistant Professor, CSSI) and Nobuko Asai

 Summer School

 The ninth workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
July 9th, 2009 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
Yusuke Inagaki / Characteristics and Potential of Social Capital: Possible Use of Social Capital in Japanese Local Revitalization

 The 11th Workshop

Date
July 6, 2009 4:20p.m.-6:20p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Kumiko Tsuchida (COE Fellow) / Rebuilding Community and Rewriting Collective Memories of WWII: A Case Study of "Day of Remembrance" in the Japanese American Community in Los Angeles (abstract)
  • David-Antoine Malinas (Assistant Professor, Institute for International Advanced Interdisciplinary Research) / Young Workers Labor Union and the revival of Japanese labor movement (abstract)

 Workshop of the Fairness Research Division

Date
July 4, 2009 11:00a.m.-
Venue
Room411, Humanities Building
Speaker
Nobuyoshi Kawashima / Protest activities among low status people

 SEA A& TSAE Taipei 2009, East by Southeast: Multiple Perspectives on Asia

Date
July 2 - July 5, 2009
Venue
Institute of Ethnology, Academia Sinica
Speaker

Mutsuhiko Shima (Professor, Tohoku University)
Ichiro Numazaki (Professor, Tohoku University)
Toshiaki Kimura (Associate Professor, Tohoku University)
Masahiro Tsujimoto (Associate Professor, Tohoku University)
Hyun Sun Lee (Assistant Professor, CSSI)
Gisun Jang (COE Fellow)
Rumi Matsuzaki (COE Graduate Student)
Itoe Kaneshiro (COE Graduate Student)
Le Huong Linh (COE Graduate Student)
Yuko Nikaido (Associate Professor, Notre Dame Seishin University)
Takeshi Tamaki (Lecturer, Nara Prefectural University)
Hisahiko Kamizuru (Assistant Professor, Prefectural University of Hiroshima)
Yukihiro Kawaguchi (Research Fellow, National Museum of Ethnology)

 The eighth workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
July 1st, 2009 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
Yoshiya Shiotani / Dissertation progress report, and the preliminary report from the survey about the investment on extracurricular education

  The 2nd business meeting of the minority research division

Date
June 30th, 2009 from 10:00
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
Rumi Matsuzaki / Family and Gender in the Edo period and early modern Japan

 The 1st workshop of the minority research division

Date
June 30th, 2009 from 9:00
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
Rumi Matsuzaki / Family and Gender in the Edo period and early modern Japan

 The 10th Workshop

Date
June 29, 2009 4:20p.m.-6:20p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Mary Brinton (Professor, Harvard University) / The Postindustrial Crisis of Japan's School-work Transition System (abstract)

 Workshop of the Fairness Research Division

Date
June 27, 2009 11:00a.m.-
Venue
Room411, Humanities Building
Speaker
Takehiro Yamamoto / Sexist humor is perceived as sexism?

 Intensive Course

Date
June 23-June 26

Course offered by Professor Mary Brinton (Harvard University) and Professor Yoshimichi Sato

 The 9th Workshop

Date
June 22, 2009 4:20p.m.-6:20p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Le Huong Linh (COE Graduate Student) / Cluster of textile garment enterprises in Vietnamese Industrial Zones (abstract
  • Yusuke Inagaki (COE Graduate Student) / The Effect of Different Types of Social Networks on Local Revitalization Actions (abstract)

 Evaluation of the CSSI by Professor Mary Brinton (Harvard University)

Date
June 22, 2009 10:30a.m.-3:30p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room

 The seventh workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
June 17, 2009 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room
Presenter
Kenjy Chihaya, Market Reform and the Status Order of Chinese Society

 The 8th Workshop

Date
June 15, 2009 4:20p.m.-6:20p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Nobuyoshi Kawashima (COE Graduate Student) / Determinants of social protests: Perceptions of social and personal fairness, the immutability belief of and self efficacy for the society, and costs of protest (abstract)
  • Jun Matsuyama (COE Graduate Student) / Evaluating freedoms: capability approach and its ranking (abstract)

 The 7th Workshop

Date
June 8, 2009 4:20p.m.-6:20p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Yoshiya Shiotani (COE Graduate Student) / Social Image and Recursive Stratification Variables: Focusing on Off-School Education Cost (abstract)
  • Rumi Matsuzaki (COE Graduate Student) / Family and Gender in the Meiji Period A Case Study of the Shimazu Family (abstract)

 The sixth workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
June 4th, 2009 from 10:30
Venue
COE meeting room

A Critical Review of Tachibanaki and Matsuura's paper (2009): A discussion on Akinaga model

 The 6th Workshop

Date
June 1, 2009 4:20p.m.-6:20p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Paul Kowert (Fulbright Lecturer, Florida International University) / Choosing Counsel: Leaders and Their Advisors in Comparative Perspective (abstract)

 Joint Symposium on Globalization, Inequality and Social Stratification

Date
May 29th and 30th, 2009
Venue
CHASS Interdisciplinary Studies Building, Room 3023, University of California, Riverside
Cosponsors
University of California, Riverside and the CSSI
Speaker

Tohoku University Faculty
Koichi Hasegawa, Jun Imai, Hyun Sun Lee, and Yoshimichi Sato
UCR Faculty
Jorge Aguero, Christopher Chase-Dunn, Anil Deolalikar, Farah Godrej, Robert Hanneman, Ruhi Khan, Ellen Reese, and Setsu Shigematsu
UCR Students
Cale Crammer, Hiroko Inoue, Kirk Lawrence, and Arindam Nandi

 Business meeting of minorities research division

Date
May 27th, 2009 9:30-10:20
Venue
COE meeting room

 The 5th Workshop

Date
May 25, 2009 4:20p.m.-6:20p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Yoshimichi Sato (Professor, Graduate School of Arts and Letters) / Are Asian Sociologies Possible?: Universalism versus Particularism (abstract)

 Workshop of the Fairness Research Division

Date
May 16, 2009 11:00a.m.-
Venue
Room411, Humanities Building
Speaker
Takehiro Yamamoto / Auditory cues and gender stereotype

 The 4th Workshop

Date
May 11, 2009 4:20p.m.-6:20p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Nobuko Asai (COE Fellow) / Coping Strategies for Discrimination: The Role of Causal Explanation (abstract)
  • Ai Yoshida (COE Graduate Student) / Black Females in Spike Lee Productions: A comparison with historic stereotypes (abstract)

 The fifth workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
May 11th, 2009 from 13:00
Venue
COE meeting room

A study of Miyamoto's paper
A study of Sato and Arita's paper

 Workshop of the Fairness Research Division

Date
May 9, 2009 11:00a.m.-
Venue
Room411, Humanities Building
Speaker
Hiryoyuki Hikichi / Perceived collective continuity and group entity

 The 3rd Workshop

Date
April 27, 2009 4:20p.m.-6:20p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Hiroyuki Hikichi (COE Graduate Student) / Encouraging factors for cooperative behavior in residence: The effects of historical heritage and attachment to residence (abstract)
  • Kenji Chihaya (COE Graduate Student) / A Weberian Approach to Chinese Social Stratification: Class, Status and Lifestyle (abstract)

 The 2nd Workshop

Date
April 20, 2009 4:20p.m.-6:20p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Takehiro Yamamoto (COE Graduate Student) / Negative Effects of the Exposure to Benevolent Sexism on Women's Task Performance (abstract)
  • Shuji Tobishima (COE Graduate Student) / The significance and problem of the analysis of discourses on "Gakuryoku" based on Bernstein's theory of pedagogic discourse (abstract)

 Workshop of the Fairness Research Division

Date
April 18, 2009 11:00a.m.-
Venue
Room411, Humanities Building
Speaker
Nobuyoshi Kawashima / Belief in a Just World and perceived fairness

 2009 The 1st Workshop

Date
April 13, 2009 4:20p.m.-6:20p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Jun Imai (Assistant Professor, CSSI) / Reform without labor: the transformation of Japanese employment relations since the 1990s (abstract)

 The fourth workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
April 13th, 2009 from 14:00
Venue
COE meeting room

A study of Breen and Jonsson's paper

 Workshop of the Fairness Research Division

Date
April 11, 2009 11:00a.m.-
Venue
Room411, Humanities Building
Speaker
Hiroyuki Hikichi,Takasi Saito, and Nobuyoshi Kawashima / The study of Common Method Bias

 Business meeting of the research division of structure and change of social stratification

Date
April 7th, 2009 from 14:30
Venue
Main conference room, 2nd floor, Faculty of Arts and Letters building

 2009 CSSI Orientation

Date
April 7, 2009 13:00-
Venue
Main conference room, 2nd floor, Faculty of Arts and Letters building

 The third workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
April 1, 2009 1:00p.m.-
Venue
COE Meeting Room

A study of Fligstein's book

 The 21st Workshop

Date
March 30, 2009 1:00p.m.-
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Jose Vicente Tavares dos Santos (Professor of sociology at Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul) /Inequality and Violence in Brazil

 The 20th Workshop

Date
March 18, 2009 4:20p.m.-6:20.pm.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Yong Hak Kim (Professor, Department of Sociology, Yonsei University) / Changing Faces of Network Capitalism in Korea: A Case of Corporate Board of Directors' Network (abstract)

 The second workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
March 18, 2009 1:00p.m.-3:00p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room

A study of Need and de Jong°«s paper

 International Symposium

The Third International Symposium on Frontiers of Sociological Inquiries by Young Scholars in Asia

Date
March 12-13, 2009
Venue
201 Yonhee Hall, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
Speakers

[Day1]
Michael Hsiao (Academia Sinica)
Yoshimichi Sato (Tohoku University)
Shu-Ling Tsai (Academia Sinica)
Tai Lok Lui (CUHK)
Nobuyoshi Kawashima (Tohoku University)
Jae-sung Choi, Jin-seop Lim, and Ah-ra Cho (Yonsei University)
Dongchul Jung (Yonsei University)
Joo-Yeun Lee and Seong-Ung Kim (Yonsei University)
Sun-young Lee (Yonsei University)
Chul-Hee Kang, Eon-Jeong Ko, and Hae-Yong Jeong (Yonsei University)
Yonghyun Kim and Chan-ung Park (Yonsei University)
Yusuke Inagaki (Tohoku University)
Tae Hyun Kim, Bo Ra Choi, and Soo Chan Choi (Yonsei University)
Jae-yop Kim, Ah-young Song, and Ji-hye Lee (Yonsei University)
Yoosik Youm (Yonsei University)

[Day2]
Yoshiya Shiotani and Yoshimichi Sato (Tohoku University)
Bo-Kyung Park (Yonsei University)
Lucia Emiko Yamamoto (Tohoku University)
Yusuke Hayashi (Tohoku University)
Chizuko Sakamoto (Yonsei University)
Paul Kowert (Florida International University)
Naomi Takada (Tohoku University)
Le Huong Linh (Tohoku University)
Sina Lee and Eun-Sil Oh (Yonsei University)
Rumi Matsuzaki (Tohoku University)
Young-June Joo (Yonsei University)
Hiroshi Hamada (Tohoku University)
Sungmin Lee (Yonsei University)
Chunling Li (CASS)
program

 Workshop of the Transnational Migration Research Division

Date
March 4, 2009 3:00p.m.-5:30.pm.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Yasue Nakato (Associate Professor, Okayama University)
  • Hyun Sun Lee (Assistant Professor, CSSI, Tohoku University)
  • Yukiko Muramoto (Associate Professor, Yokohama National Univesity)
Moderator
Masahiro Tsujimoto
Organizer
Masahiro Tsujimoto, Hyun Sun Lee, and Tomohiro Kumagai

 Special Workshop

Date
March 3, 2009 2:00p.m.-4:00.pm.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Lecturer
ISHII Kuntz Masako (Professor, Ochanomizu University)

 The first workshop of the research division of structure and change of social stratification and inequality

Date
February 27 1:00p.m.-3:00p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room

A study of Breen and Goldthorpe°«s paper

 International Symposium "Social Justice, Social Stratification, and Intergroup Conflict"

Date
February 24, 2009 14:00-17:30
Venue
Shirakashi Conference Room 2, Sendai International Center
Speaker
  • Miles Hewstone (Oxford University, Director of the Oxford Center for the study of intergroup conflict)/ Living Apart Together: Segregation us. Mixing as Sources of, or Solutions for, Intergroup Conflict
  • Tomohiro Kumagai (Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Arts and Letters, Tohoku University) / Social Stratification, social justice, group identification, and intergroup conflict
  • Yoshiya Shiotani (Graduate Student, Graduate School of Arts and Letters, Tohoku Univesrity)and Yoshimichi Sato (Professor, Graduate School of Arts and Letters, Tohoku University) /Social Image and Aspiration to Get Higher Social Status
Discussant
Tomoko Ikegami(Professor, Graduate School of Literature and Human Sciences, Osaka City University)
Moderator
Tomohiro Kumagai
Organizer
Tomohiro Kumagai and Ken-Ichi Ohbuchi(Professor, Graduate School of Arts and Letters, Tohoku University)

 Joint Forum "Inequalities and Disparities in Globalized Asia"

Tohoku University & National University of Singapore Joint Forum

Date
February 18-19, 2009
Venue
National University of Singapore

Speakers
[Day1]
HARA Junsuke (Tohoku University)
MIWA Satoshi° University of Tokyo)
HAMADA Hiroshi (Tohoku University)
HASEGAWA Koichi (Tohoku University)
Stella Quah (National University of Singapore)
KAWASAKI Ken'ichi (Komazawa University)
Syed Farid ALATAS (National University of Singapore)
YUI Kiyomitsu (Kobe University)
YOSHIHARA Naoki (Tohoku University)
Mandy BOEHNKE (National University of Singapore)
Yun-Suk LEE (University of Seoul)
Chika SHINOHARA (National University of Singapore)

[Day2]
Jing YANG (National University of Singapore)
ADACHI Satoshi (Tohoku University)
TSUCHIDA Kumiko (Tohoku University)
HO Kong Chong (National University of Singapore)
HAYASHI°°Yusuke (Tohoku University)
SHIOTANI Yoshiya (Tohoku University)
Johan SARAVANAMUTTU (Institute of Southeast Asian Studies)
HISHIYAMA Kosuke (Tohoku University)
Raphaella Dwianto and Dessy FERNANDES (University of Indonesia)
ERA Satomi (Tohoku University)
LI Yanyan (Komazawa University)
Joonmo SON (National University of Singapore)
program

 The 19th Workshop

Date
February 9, 2009 4:20p.m.-6:20.pm.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Kazumitsu Sako (COE Graduate Student)/ Welfare Effects of Delay in Birth Timing in a Three-Period OLG Model
  • Tomas Katrnak (COE Fellow)/ The Relationship between Educational Homogamy and Educational Mobility in 29 European Countries (abstract)

 Kick-off Ceremony and Lectures

Date
February 7, 2009 Ceremony:15:00-15:30 Lecture:15:30-17:30
Venue
Meeting room, Tohoku University Centennial Hall
Speaker
  • Toshiaki Tachibanaki (Professor, Faculty of Economics, Doshisha University)
  • Emiko Ochiai (Professor, Graduate School of Letters, Kyoto University)
  • Ken-Ichi Ohbuchi (Professor, Graduate School of Arts and Letters, Tohoku University)

 The 18th Workshop

Date
February 2, 2009 4:20p.m.-6:20.pm.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaer
  • Gisun Jang (COE Fellow)/The Family Register System and the Role of Doctors in the Meiji Period (abstract)
  • Lucia Emiko Yamamoto (COE Fellow)/The impact of international migration on the Brazilian families in Japan: A study focused on gender issues (abstract)

 The 17th Workshop

Date
January 26, 2009 4:20p.m.-6:20.pm.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Hitoshi Yamada (Associate Professor, Tohoku University) / The Image of the Indigenous Peoples of Taiwan and the Headhunting (abstract)

Language: Japanese

Date
January 23, 2009 13:00-
Venue
COE Meeting Room

 The 1st meeting of the East Asia Research Division

Date
January 21, 2009 16:20-17:50
Venue
COE Meeting Room

 The 16th Workshop

Date
January 19, 2009 4:20p.m.-6:20.pm.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Gerhard Bosch (Professor for sociology at the university of Duisburg-Essen)/Low wage work in Germany

 The 15th Workshop

Date
January 5, 2009 4:20p.m. –6:20.pm.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Ayumi Takenaka (Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Bryn Mawr College)/ Secondary Migration: New Patterns of Migration in a Globalized World (abstract)

 The 14th Workshop

Date
December 22, 2008 4:20p.m. – 6:20.pm.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Yoshimichi Sato (Professor, Graduate School of Arts and Letters)/ Space, Social Stratification, and Social Capital: The Case of Tokyo (abstract)
  • Chih-Chia Chuang (COE Fellow)/ Rethinking the viewpoints of Human Capital Accumulation:The Influences of Schooling, Job Tenure and Firm Size on Career Mobility (abstract)

 Workshop of the Fairness Research Division

Date
December 17, 2008 3pm – 5pm
Venue
Room 621, Graduate School of Arts and Letters (COE Meeting Room)
Speaker
  • Nobuyoshi Kawashima (COE Graduate Student, Tohoku University)
  • Nobuko Asai(Doctoral researcher, Nagoya University)
  • Kazuhisa Takemura (Professor, Waseda University)
Moderator
Masahiro Tsujimoto (Associate Professor, Tohoku University)
Organizer
Tomohiro Kumagai (Assistant Professor, Tohoku University)

 The 13th Workshop

Date
December 15, 2008 4:20 p.m. - 6:20 p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Nobuyoshi Kawashima (COE Graduate Student) / How do People Justify Social Inequality? : An Examination of System Justification Theory with Japanese People (abstract)
  • Satomi Era (COE Fellow) / Community Development and Social Movement: The Challenge of Day Labor Worker Center Movement in US (abstract)

 The 12th Workshop

Date
December 8, 2008 4:20 p.m. - 6:20 p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Naomi Takada (COE graduate student)/ Forgiveness and Justice in Conflict resolution: The effect of a level of categorization on the Chinese's forgiveness to the Japanese (abstract)
  • Jun Matsuyama (COE graduate student)/ A Study of Distributive Justice in Economic Theory: Capability Approach and Responsibility (abstract)

 The 11the Workshop

Date
December 1, 2008 4:20 p.m. - 6:20 p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Rumi Matsuzaki (COE graduate student)/ Family and Gender in the Edo period (abstract)
  • Le Huong Linh (COE graduate student)/ Investment in Vietnamese Industrial Zones and Inequality of Regional Development (abstract)

 Symposium

Date
November 24, 2008
Venue
Tohoku University

Symposium on Frontiers of the Study of Social Stratification (Cosponsored by the JSS and the CSSI)
The 81st Annual Meeting of the Japan Sociological Society

 Lecture

Date
November 23, 2008
Venue
Tohoku University

Lecture by Professor Michael Burawoy, Vice President of the International Sociological Association atThe 81st Annual Meeting of the Japan Sociological Society (Cosponsored by the JSS and the CSSI)

 The 10th Workshop

Date
November 17, 2008 4:20 p.m. - 6:20 p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Moonju Seong (Assistant Professor, Department of Social Welfare, Namseoul University) / Gender, Family Background and Educational Inequalities in South Korea, 1950s-1990s (abstract)

 The 9th Workshop

Date
November 17, 2008 4:20 p.m. - 6:20 p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Hyunjoon Park (Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Universityof Pennsylvania) /The Collapse of the Bottom Performers:Growing Inequality of Academic Achievement among Japanese Students (abstract)

 The 8th Workshop

Date:
November 10, 2008 4:20 p.m. - 6:20 p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Yoshiya Shiotani (COE Graduate Student) / Distributive Image of Social Stratification and Status Orientation (abstract)
  • Itoe Kaneshiro (COE Graduate Student) / Emigration and preservation of traditional culture: an analysis of temple renovations based on emigrant remittances in South China (abstract)

 Special Workshop

Date
November 7, 2008 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Harris Beider (Coventry University)/ Cohesion and Integration in the UK: Challenges and Opportunities
Coordinator
Satoshi Adachi(COE Cooperator, Tohoku University)

 The 7th Workshop

Date
October 27, 2008 4:20 p.m. - 6:20 p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Hirohisa Takenoshita (Associate Professor, Shizuoka University) /Socioeconomic Attainment of Brazilian Migrants in Comparative Perspective (abstract)

 The 6th Workshop

Date
October 20, 2008 4:20 p.m. - 6:20 p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Yoshimichi Sato (Professor, Graduate School of Arts and Letters, Tohoku University)/ Inequality and Fluidization of the Social Stratification System in Contemporary Japan (abstract)

 Seminar

Date
October 11, 2008 1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Venue
Main conference room, 2nd floor, Faculty of Arts and Letters building
Speaker
Carmi Schooler (Senior Reserach Scientist, Department of Sociology, University of Maryland/Occupation and Psychological Functioning: The Reciprocal Effects
Commentator
Toru Kikkawa (Associate Professor, Osaka University)

 The 5th Workshop

Date
October 6, 2008 4:20 p.m. - 6:20 p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
  • Makoto Asaoka(COE graduate student) / Theoretical study of differences in the desire to learn, "Incentive divide" (abstract)
  • Yusuke Inagaki(COE graduate student)/ Trust and Trust Generating Process in Urban Areas and Rural Areas (abstract)

 The 4th Workshop

Date
September 16, 2008 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Toru Onai (Professor, Hokkaido University) / Transnational Migration and Settling of Japanese-Brazilians (abstract)

Language:Japanese

 International Workshop "Globalization and Religion in Brazil"

Date
September 1, 2008 2:00 p.m.- 4:30 p.m.
Venue
Room206, Graduate School of Education, Tohoku University
Speakers
  • Sylvia Dantas DeBiaggi (University of Sao Paulo)/What really changes when families move? Brazilian immigrant families in the U.S. and back to Brazil
  • Geraldo Jose de Paiva (University of Sao Paulo)/Social epresentation of religion by university faculty
Commentator
Koichi Mori (University of Sao Paulo)
Moderator
Masahiro Tsujimoto (Tohoku University)

Language: English and Japanese (interpretation is available)

 The 3rd Workshop

Date
July 7, 2008 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Hugo Horta (Post-doctoral Fellow, Center for the Advancement of Higher Education, Tohoku University) / Academic Inbreeding, Its Effects on Scholarly Production, Information Exchange and Institutional Scientific Productivity: Moving Away from Argumentation to Empirical Evidence

 The 2nd Workshop

Date
May 12, 2008 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Akiyoshi Yonezawa (Associate Professor, Center for the Advancement of Higher Education, Tohoku University) / Academic Life and Location of the Universities in Japan: Policy Challenges under Hierarchical Diversification

 The 1st Workshop

Date
April 21, 2008 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Venue
COE Meeting Room
Speaker
Hiroshi Hamada ° Associate Professor, Graduate School of Arts and Letters°ň / A Model of Income Distribution and Inequality (abstract)

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