(Last updated : 2018-05-31 13:02:07)
  OSHIRO Naoki
   Department   Undergraduate School  , School of Arts and Letters
   Position   Professor
■ Books and Papers
1. 2012 Article Imported Scholarship or Indigenous Development? : Japanese Contributions to the History of Geographical Thought and Social and Cultural Geography since the Late 1970s, Japanese Journal of Human Geography(Jinbun Chiri)  (Collaboration) 
■ Conference Presentations
1. 2012/08/27 Poetics of signs: Reading "feng-shui"(geomancy) landscapes in Ryukyu-Okinawa islands (32nd International Geographical Congress(IGC))
2. 2011/08/19 Searching Okinawan Identity in the Era of New Geopolitics in the East Asia (The 6th International Conference of Critical Geography (ICCG))
3. 2011/04/16 東アジア地域における琉球=沖縄のポジショナリティについて (On positionality in East Asia region) (The 1st International Conference: International Committee of Maritime Culture Institute(ICMCI))
4. 2009/08/24 Lost in historicity: Identity politics in contemporary Okinawa (14th International Conference of Historical Geographers(ICHG))
5. 2008/12/14 Whose appropriation? Changing cultural urban landscapes in Okinawan cities (5th East Asian Regional Conference in Alternative Geographies (EARCAG))
■ Academic Qualifications
1. 2009/03/24
Degree Acquisition
Osaka City University, Doctor of Philosophy
2. 1989/04~1994/03 〔Doctoral course〕 Geography, Graduate School, Division of Letters, Osaka City University, Accomplished credits for doctoral program,
3. 1987/04~1989/03 〔Master degree program〕, Graduate School, Division of Biophere Sciences, Hiroshima University, Completed,
4. 1983/04~1987/03 Faculty of Literature, Meiji University, Graduated,
■ Career History
1. 2007/04~2013/03 Kobe University Graduate School of Humanities Associate Professor
2. 1995/10~2007/03 kobe University Faculty of Letters Associate Professor
3. 1995/04~1995/09 Kyushu University Faculty of Letters Assistant
4. 1994/04~1995/03 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Research Fellow (PD: Osaka City University)
■ Research Topics, Consignment Studies & KAKENHI Researches
1.   Cultural geography on the way of being between urban space and corporeality  (Key Word : place, space, identity, corporeality)
2. 2010/04~2013/03  A study on the production, circulation and consumption of "regional culture" from cultural gepgraphical perspectives  (Key Word : )
3. 2007/04~2010/03  A study on "kyodo"(homeland) as geographical and social thought  (Key Word : )
4. 2002/04~2005/03  A study on the invention if regional identity and articulation of folk geography  (Key Word : )
■ Web Sites
   http://www.kisc.meiji.ac.jp/~oshiro/index.html
■ Current Specialized Field
Human geography