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Steele william M

スティール ウィリアム M | Steele william M
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Job title: Others(describe your title)
Other affiliations (2):
Research field  (1): History - Japan
Research keywords  (6): local history ,  intellectual history ,  cultural history ,  social history ,  Meiji ,  Bakumatsu
Research theme for competitive and other funds  (3):
  • 2009 - 2013 Conservative Thought in the Meiji Period
  • 2009 - 2013 Visual Representations of the Meiji Restoration
  • 2008 - 2012 History of Transportation, especiailly bicycle history
MISC (11):
  • STEELE, M. William. The Making of a Bicycle Kingdom: Japan. Transfers: Interdisiplinary Journal of Mobility Studues. 2012. 2. 2. 70-94
  • STEELE, M. William. (Book Review) Hamish Ion, American Missionaries, Oyatoi, and Japan, 1859-73, University of British Columbia Press, 2009. Monumenta Nipponica. 2011. 66. 1. 165-167
  • STEELE, M. William. [book review] Eiko Maruko Siniawer, Ruffians, Yakuza, Nationalists: The Violent Politics of Modern Japan, 1860-1960, Cornell University Press, 2008. Journal of Asian Studies. 2010. 69. 1. 273-75
  • STEELE, M. William. Meiji Twitterings: A Parody of Fukuzawa's "An Encouragement of Learning". 2010. 18. 55-77
  • STEELE, M. William. The Speedy Feet of the Nation: Bicycles and Everyday Mobility in Modern Japan. Journal of Transport History. 2010. 31. 2. 182-209
Books (16):
  • Nihon no bunmei kaika no hikari to kage - Kume Kunitake no rekishi-kan” [Bright and Dark Views of Civilization and Enlightenment in Japan: Kume Kunitake’s Understanding of History]
    "Sekai no naka no Nihon no yakuwari o kangaeru [Appraising Japan’s Role in the World], Keio Daigaku Shuppankai" 2009
  • Japan and Russia: Three Centuries of Mutual Images
    Global Oriental Press 2008
  • Katsu Kaishu and the Historiography of the Meiji Restoration
    "Writing Histories in Japan: Texts and Their Transformations from Ancient Times through the Meiji Era, Kyoto: International Research Center for Japanese Studies" 2007
  • "Japanese Intellectual History in the 1990s: Modernity, National Identity, and the Contemporary"
    "Japan and its Worlds: Marius B. Jansen and the Internationalization of Japanese Studies, I-House Press" 2007
  • "Higashi wa nishi, nishi wa higashi ? han-kindaishugi to mingei no hakken [East is West, West is East ? Anti-modernism and the Discovery of Mingei]"
    "Yanagi Muneyoshi to mingei und? [Yanagi Muneyoshi and the Mingei Movement], Shibunkaku" 2005
Lectures and oral presentations  (13):
  • The Great Northern Famine of 1905-1906: Two Sides of International Aid
    (Asian Studies Conference Japan 16th Annual Conference 2012)
  • Re-cycling and Bi-cycling in Japan: History Does Not Always Repeat Itself
    (Re/Cycling Historys: Users and Paths to Sustainability in Everyday Life 2011)
  • Realizing Liberal Arts Education In Japan: Can We Change the Way Our Students Learn?
  • "Anti-Westernism and the Meiji Transformation, Chikanobu: Modernity and Nostalgia"
    (International Symposium 2009)
  • The Speedy Feet of the Nation: Bicycles and Everyday Mobility in Modern Japan
    (Machines that Changed their Worlds The Social History of the Bicycle and the Sewing Machine 2009)
Professional career (2):
  • B.A. (University of California (Santa Cruz))
  • Ph.D (Harvard University)
Work history (9):
  • 2011 - 2013 :Director, Institute of Asian Cultural Studies, International Christian University
  • 2003 - 2009 :Dean, College of Liberal Arts, International Christian University
  • 1999 - 2001 :Chair, Division of Social Sciences, International Christian University
  • 1995 - 2001 :Director, Institute of Asian Cultural Studies, International Christian University
  • 1997 - 1999 :Chair, Graduate School of Comparative Culture, International Christian University
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Committee career (1):
  • 2004 - 現在 "Vice President, Asian Studies Conference Japan 2004 - present"
Association Membership(s) (5):
Association for Asian Studies (AAS) ,  Nihon Shisoshi Gakkai ,  Asian Studies Conference Japan ,  Meiji Ishin-shi Gakkai ,  Higashi Ajia Bunka Kosho Gakkai
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