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PF (1982)

Fellow Information:
First Name
HARUHIRO
Middle Name
 
Last Name
FUKUI
Sex
Male
Organization
Department of Political Science, University of California, Santa
Title
Professor Emeritus
Contact Address:
Address Type
Home
Address 1
371 Lexington Ave
Address 2 (optional)
 
City
Goleta
State
CA
Zip Code
93117-2128
Country
United States
Telephone
805-964-7440
Email
jhfukui@yahoo.com
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3556&sid=b5a3300434f0db30b018dacb81831770
Questions:
1. Are you enaged in Japanese Studies?

Answer: C. Yes, I am engaged in Japanese Studies personally, but not at an institution or organization.

Field of Study:  

2. Please describe what you are currently doing. (If you have your own website or any relevant site, provide its URL.)

Answer: 1) I am revising a co-authored chapter in a comparative politics textbook: Shigeko N. Fukai and Haruhiro Fukui, "Japan," in Introduction to Comparative Politics, 6th ed., ed., Mark Kesselman, Joel Krieger, and William A. Joseph (Wadswworth/Cengage, 2011), ch. 5. 2) Working on a research project on democracy in Japan with a view to publishing the product in book form in the next few years.

3. Where did you acquire your most advanced Japanese language training for your research?

Answer: C. I am a native Japanese speaker.

4. Have you ever participated in the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Programme?

Answer: NO

Optional Inquiry:
1. Please describe briefly how the Japan Foundation Fellowship experience influenced your career.

Answer: I have not been a Japan Foundation fellowship recipient, but administered a foundation-funded research grant program as a member and chairman of the Association for Asian Studies' Northeast Asia Council in the late 1970s and early 1980s.

2. The Japan Foundation is planning to create a network or forum among past Japan Foundation fellows. Please let us know if you have any suggestions in terms of themes, format, etc.

Answer: Periodic meetings (conferences) on a variety of topics that bring together multi-national groups of Japanese and non-Japanese fellows should be attractive to many fellows. Such meetings might be held at, or perhaps rotated among, different locations in different countries around the world.