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Selected List of Publications and Presentations       日本語

Books

2011

Resource Thinking of the 'Have-Nots' Sustainability of Land and Alternative Vision in Japan. University of Tokyo Press. (in Japanese)

2002

Politics of Scarce Resources in Rural Thailand: Between Conservation and Development. University of Tokyo Press (in Japanese)

Refereed Articles

2007

"Formation of the Resource Concept in Japan: Pre-and Post War Efforts in Knowledge Integration," Sustainability Science Vol.2, No.2

2007

"Resource Science for the Have-nots: Towards Integration with Environmental Sciences," Journal of Environmental Sociology Vol.13. (in Japanese)

2007

"Do Goods Choose People? Allocation and Distribution of Scarce Resources in Tsunami Affected Areas of Thailand," Journal of International Development Vol. 16, No.2 (in Japanese)

2005

"Tsunami Disaster and the Livelihood Recovery Policy: Lessons from Thailand," Journal of the Institute of Safety Science Vol. 7, pp.433-442. (in Japanese)

2003

"The Role and Significance of Case Studies in Development Studies," Journal of International Development, Vol. 12, No.1, 1-15. (in Japanese)

2003

"Public Land for the People: The Institutional Basis of Community Forestry in Thailand," Journal of Southeast Asian Studies Vol.32, No.2, 329-346.

2001

(with Asuka Hino) "Objectivity in Environmental Assessments: The Case of Landfill Project in Fujimae Tideland," Journal of Environmental Information Sciences, Vol 15, 101-106.

2001

"Institutionalization of Environmental Studies in the American Higher Education," Journal of Environmental Sociology Vol.7, 99-113. (in Japanese)

2000

"People in Between: Conservation and Conversion of Forest Lands in Thailand," Development and Change vol. 31, No.1, 155-177.

1999

"Public Land for the People: Institutional Foundations for the Development of Community Forestry in Thailand," Journal of Southeast Asian Studies, Vol.37, No.1, pp.329-346. (in Japanese)

1997

"Conceptual Methods for Assessing the Living Standards: A Critique and Extension of Amartya Sen's Capability Approach," Asian Studies vol.43, No.3, 1-32. (in Japanese)

1996

"Beyond the Environment/Development Dichotomy: Lessons from the Forest Management in Thailand," Technology and Development vol.9, pp.53-63.


Book Chapters

2007

"Decentralization and Environmental Policy in Thailand," Decentralization and Environmental Policies in Asian Countries. Institute of Developing Economies.(in Japanese)

2007

"Moral Economy of the Tsunami Disaster Sites," C. Takenaka, ed. Civil Society. Keio University Press. (in Japanese)

2007

"Natural Resources and Democracy: Pre- and Post War Trends in Japanese Resource Sciences," M. Uchibori, ed. Resource Anthropology. Kobundo. (in Japanese)

2005

"How does 'Development' Learn: A Study of Unintended Consequences," S. Yanaka, ed. Self-Reliance of Regions and the Power of Islands. Commons. (in Japanese)

2004

"Poverty and Resource Curse," in H. Imura, ed. Environment and Development (International Development Series Vol.2). Nihon Hyoronsha.

2004

"The Emergence and Underdevelopment of Resource Related Social Sciences in Japan," M. Maruyama and N. Matsubara, eds., A New Perspectives on Asia-Pacific Environment. Nihon Hyoron Sha. (in Japanese)

2004

"From 'Natural Wealth' to Resources: Simplification of Nature in Asia," Nature and Human Communities, T. Sasaki ed., Springer, Tokyo, pp. 111-122.

2003

"Informational Basis of Policy Judgments: The Case of Forestry Department in Thailand," in M.Inoue and H. Isozaki, eds. People and Forest: Policy and Local Reality in Southeast Asia, the Russian Far East and Japan. Kluer Academic Publishers.

2003

"Dankichi’s Dream: Deficiency and Development in Developing Countries," New Asian Century Series Vol.5, Market. Iwanami Shoten.

2002

"Karen and the Land in Between" in Chatty D. ed. Forced Resettlement and Conservation, Berghahn Press.

2002

"Patterns of Framing in Environmental Problem Analysis," H. Ishi, ed. Social Methods for Environmental Studies. University of Tokyo Press.

2001

"Can Freedom Transcend Culture? Learning from Amartya Sen," in J. Kawata, ed. Economy as Culture. Yamakawa Publishing Company.

1998

"Rich Forests and Poor People: Tropical Forest Conservation and Local Inhabitants in Mid-west Thailand," in Y. Hara, ed. Global Environment and Development. Iwanamishoten.


Other Publications and Reports (selected)

2007

"Aid policies of Thailand, Singapore and Malaysia: Emerging Donors in Southeast Asia," Bulletin of the JBIC Institute, Vol.35.

2003

"Human Security and Resource Governance," Report on Poverty Reduction and Human Security. Japan International Cooperation Agency.

2000

"Locational Deprivation in Comparative Perspective," Journal of Social Sciences, The University of Tokyo.

1993

"Development, Culture and the Standard of Living," Proceedings of the Prize Winning Papers of the 16th Annual Essay Competition organized by the Association for the Promotion of International Cooperation (APIC), Japan

International Conferences and Workshops Presentations (selected)

2007

"Democratic Turn of Resource Governance: Pre and Post War Resource Policies in Japan," Paper presented at the International Workshop on Dialogue between the Natural and Social Sciences, February 26-28, Honolulu, USA.

2006

"Rise and Fall of Resource Studies in Japan," International Workshop on Crossing Borders in Sustainability Development, University of Tokyo.

2006

"Towards the New Generation of Resource Professionals," Proceedings of a Regional Seminar on Natural Resources and Environmental Management in the Greater Mekong Sub-region: The Role of Higher Education in Policy Design and Implementation. Mae Fah Luang University, Chiang Rai, Thailand.

2006

"Communal Defense of Land After Tsunami: A Case Study of Thailand," Land Tenure in Asia, Buan Mae Tort, Vietnam.

2003

"Land in Between: Karen and the State in Thailand," Governing Environmental Flows: Reinventing the State in Modernity, June 13-14, Wageningen, The Netherlands.

2003

"The Role of Social Science in Resource Studies," 2003 International Symposium on the Climate System of Asian Monsoon and its Interaction with Society, Sofitel Raja Orchid Hotel, Khon Kaen , Thailand.

2000

"Forest Politics of Thailand", Refugee Center Conference, Oxford University.

1999

"People in Between: Conservation and Conversion of Forests in Thailand," Agrarian Studies Seminar, Yale University.

1997

"Political Economy of Scarce Resource: A Case from Western Thailand," A paper prepared for a Seminar on Utilization and Conservation of Biodiversity organized by the National Museum of Ethnography, Kyoto, Japan.

1997

"The Political Economy of Buffer-zone Management: A Case from Western Thailand," A paper prepared for the International Seminal on Community Forestry at the Crossroads, organized by the Regional Community Forestry Training Center, Bangkok, Thailand.

1996

"Micro Linkages of Environment and Development: A case of Karen Forest Utilization in Western Thailand," A paper prepared for the 7th Annual Conference of the Japan Society for International Development, Sophia University, Japan.



Other publications in Dictionaries, Newspapers, Departmental Bulletins, Book Reviews are omitted from this list.

Translations (from English to Japanese)

1999

Why Governments Waste Natural Resources: Policy Failures in Developing Countries (University of Tokyo Press) (Originally published by William Ascher in 1999 from Johns Hopkins University Press).

1992

Inequality Re-examined (Iwanamishoten). (Originally published by Amartya Sen in 1992 from Harvard University Press.

Research Grants

2003
-2007

Project Leader on "Resource Distribution Mechanism and Fairness" funded by New Research Initiative for Humanities and Social Sciences, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science ($130,000 annual for 5 years)

2007
-2008

Alliance for Global Sustainability Research Fund ($ 13,000 one year)

2006

Alliance for Global Sustainability Research Fund ($ 4,000)

2005
-2006

Research Grants of the Value Creation Initiative of the Center for Engineering, The University of Tokyo ($ 5,000)