(Last updated : 2018-04-05 14:42:58)
  MIZOBE Yasuo
   Department   Undergraduate School  , School of Global Japanese Studies
   Position   Professor
■ Books and Papers
1. 2018/03 Article An Overview of Japanese-African Relations and the 1960s Campaigns against the Atomic Bomb: Based on an Analysis of the 1962 Accra Assembly of the World Without the Bomb (Single)  Link
2. 2017/03 Article History of Intellectual Relations Between Africa and Japan During the Interwar Period as Seen Through Takehiko Kojima's African Experience of 1936 (Single) 
3. 2015/06 Book Ethnicities, Nationalities, and Cross-Cultural Representations in Africa and the Diaspora. (Edited by Gloria Chuku) (Collaboration) 
4. 2014/03 Article Letters from Soldiers of the Rhodesian African Rifles Despatched to the Burma Theater during World War II ( 1) (Single) 
5. 2012/03 Article A Preliminary Analysis of the False Start of Ghana: With a Focus on the Financial Assistance towards the Volta River Project during Early 1960s. (Single) 
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■ Conference Presentations
1. 2018/03/22 How Did the Japanese Describe Unintended Encounters with African Soldiers During World War II?: A Preliminary Report Based on Contemporary Writings and Memoirs Written in Japanese (International Conference on Colonial Mobilization in Africa and Asia during the Second World War: Soldiers, Labourers and Women (COLMOB2018))
2. 2017/10/12 Reconsidering the 1960s campaigns against atomic and hydrogen bombs in Africa and Japan through an analysis of the Accra assembly for the world without bombs in 1962 (The 2nd Biennial Conference of African Studies Association of Africa (ASAA)) Link
3. 2016/06/05 Japanese-African Relations and the 1960s Campaigns Against the Atomic and Hydrogen Bombs: Analysing the Impact of the 1962 Accra Conference (The 53rd Annual Conference of the Japan Association for African Studies) Link
4. 2015/07/30 Discussant for the first session "Between Imperialism and Colonialism: Imperial Rivalry and Politics on the Ground." ("Russia and Global History," Slavic-Eurasian Research Center 2015 Summer International Symposium) Link
5. 2014/05/28 Analysis of the Bank's Role in the Japanese Penetration into African Market in the Interwar Period (1920s and 1930s): The Case of the Yokohama Shokin Ginko (The 13th International Conference of Africanists "Society and Politics in Africa: Traditional, Transitional, and New") Link
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■ Academic Qualifications
1. 2005/08~2006/08 〔Master degree program〕, Institute of African Studies, University of Ghana, Legon,
2. 2001/04~2004/03 〔Doctoral course〕 Department of Language and Society, Graduate School of Integrated Studies in Language and Society, Osaka University of Foreign Studies, Completed, PhD
3. 1997/04~1999/03 Course of Philosophy and Ethics, Faculty of Literature, Hokkaido University, Graduated,
4. 1993/04~1997/03 Department of African Area Studies, Faculty of Foreign Language, Osaka University of Foreign Studies, Graduated,
■ Career History
1. 2011/04~2011/09 Osaka University School of Foreign Studies Part-time lecturer
2. 2007/04~2009/03 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science ILCAA, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies Research Fellow
■ Academic Associations Membership
1. 2017/10~ African Studies Assciation of Africa Link
2. 2013/02~ Ghana Studies Association Link
3. 2001/04~ Japan Society for African Studies Link
■ Social Activities
1. 2015/04~ Supervisor for NHK ETV's world history course for high school students Link
2. 2005/08~2006/06 Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar, Rotary International
■ Research Topics, Consignment Studies & KAKENHI Researches
1. 2016/04~  A Historical Research on the Development of International Movements for the Abolition of Nuclear Weapons in the Middle of the Twentieth Century from a Perspective of Japanese-African Relations  (Key Word : ) Link
2. 2011~2013  Basic Research on the History of Afro-Japanese Relations during World War II  (Key Word : )
3. 2007~2009  Historical study of African modernization through the analysis of the local press  (Key Word : Anglophone West Africa, Ghana, Sierra Leone, Nigeria, African intellectuals, African modernisation, Christian missionaries, Colonialism, African Nationalism, African newspapers, African media, World War I&II, Pan Africanism, Independence movements, International aid for Africa, Brain Drain)
■ Current Specialized Field
Area studies