NORIFUMI NAMATAME, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Tohoku Fukushi University

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EDUCATION

Doctor of Philosophy:
Josef Korbel School of International Studies
University of Denver, Colorado, U.S.A.: November 2008
Fields:  International Politics, Comparative Politics
Concentration:  International Security
Dissertation Title:  Japanfs Missile Defense

Master of Arts:

Graduate School of International Studies

University of Denver, Colorado, U.S.A.: June 1993

Field:  International Politics

Concentration:  Global Conflict

M.A. Thesis Title:  Japanfs Nuclear Policy

Bachelor of Arts:

Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan: March 1987

Major:  Sociology



PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Associate Professor, Tenured: Faculty of Comprehensive Management, Tohoku Fukushi University  (4/2005-present)


Visiting Fellow: Australian National University  (5/2011-1/2012)


Vice-Director: Tohoku Fukushi University, Center for the Support of Students' Life  (4/2010-3/2011)


Full-time Lecturer: Faculty of Comprehensive Welfare, Tohoku Fukushi University  (4/2002-3/2005)


Research Assistant: National Institute for Research Advancement (NIRA)  (9/2000-12/2000)



PUBLICATION

BOOKS:

Morgan Briggs and Roland Bleiker, eds. Mediating Across Difference: Oceanic and Asian Approaches to Conflict Resolution, University of Hawaii Press, 2010 (co-authored). Chapter 10 gMediating Difference in Uchi Space: Conflict Management Lessons from Japan,h (co-authored with Dr. Jacqueline Wasilewski) pp. 205-220.

Yuichi Hasegawa, ed. Identity of the Japanese Diplomacy, Nansosha, 2004 (Japanese).  (Ch. 8 gJapanfs Postwar Security Policy and National Identity,h pp. 242-282.)

ARTICLES:


gJapan and Ballistic Missile Defence: Debates and Difficulties.h Security Challenges, Volume 8, Number 3 (Spring, 2012), 1-17.

gJapanfs Ballistic Missile Defence System.h East Asia Forum, Crawford School of Economics and Government, Australian National University, February 8, 2012. http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2012/02/08/japan-s-ballistic-missile-defence-system/

gHuman Welfare and Human Security: Concepts and Practice in Military Affairs and Peoplefs Welfareh (Japanese), Tohoku Fukushi University, Bulletin of Tohoku Fukushi University, 34 (2010), pp. 45-59.

gHuman Security and Japanfs International Cooperation in Southeast Asiah (Japanese), The Politico-Economic History, The Journal of Historical Studies, 518 (December 2009), pp. 17-37.

gA Reality of Nursing Staff in Senior Citizen Social Welfare Facilities in Vietnam and Views in the Future: Suggestions for Nurturing Nursing Staffs Based on Surveys of Consciousness of Their Duties and Understanding of Usersh (Japanese, co-authored), Tohoku Fukushi University, Bulletin of Tohoku Fukushi University, 33 (2009), pp. 15-35.

gThe Concept of eInternational Koeki (Public Interest)fh (Japanese), Japan Academy of Koeki Studies, Journal of Koeki Studies, 5:1 (July 2005), pp. 1-8.

gA View on the Concept of eInternational Welfarefh (Japanese), Tohoku Fukushi University, Bulletin of Tohoku Fukushi University, 28 (2004), pp. 57-68.

gStudy of International Relations and Koeki (Public Interest)h (Japanese), Japan Academy of Koeki Studies, Journal of Koeki Studies, 3:1 (October 2003), pp. 1-8.

gBallistic Missile Defense: Japanfs National Security in Debates in the Dieth (Japanese), Seisaku Kenkyu Forum, Kaikakusha (May 2003), pp. 26-29.

gIssues in East Timor and the Role of ARF: A Theoretical Viewh (Japanese), The Politico-Economic History, The Journal of Historical Studies, 419 (July 2001), pp. 21-39.


Tohoku Fukushi University
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