List of Theses in the M.A. program in Japanese Studies

HWEIDI MUNIA HAMDAN MOH'D
Understanding Modernity in Natsume Soseki (1867-1916), and Naguib Mahfouz (1911-2006): Reading Soseki's And Then (Sore kara, 1909) and Mahfouz's Miramar (1967) as World Literature.
2017
Advisor: Angela Yiu
Satoshi Inuzuka
Quantitative Analysis on Television's Homogenizing Effect in Japan from 1960 to 2015
2016
Asako Katsura
Integration of Multicultural Forces in Chiura Obata's Lake Basin in the High Sierra
2016
Wei Luo
A Chinese Interpreter in Bakumatsu Japan : Luo Sen, Perry Mission and Information on the Taiping Rebellion
2016
Advisor: Sven Saaler
Emily McDowell
A Gift (or Omen?) Along the Shoreline of Our Existence : Aya Takano's Artistic Transformation Following 3.11
2016
LEI HU
Rediscovering Usurai : Kitada Usurai and the Kannen Shosetsu Movement in Meiji Women's Literature
2015
Advisor: Shion Kono
KEVIN NIEHAUS
Painting the Town Red : Anticipating Modernism in Natsume Soseki's And Then
2015
Advisor: Angela Yiu
SHIU HONG SIMON TU
Koebi-tai behind Setouchi Triennale: A Critical Evaluation of Their Volunteer Activities
2014
LISETTE ROBLES ROBLES
The Filipino Students' Narratives of Japan 3.11: Networks, Risk Perception and Response (A Study on Foreign Students' Behavioral Responses during Disasters)
2013
YURIKO YAMAGUCHI
From Point of Tangency: Lee Ufan's Field of Perception and Encounter
2013
JUSTIN KYLE AUKEMA
Passing on the Memory of the Great Tokyo Air Raid: Saotome Katsumoto's War and Youth
2012
Advisor: Sven Saaler
MICHAEL EMMANUEL M DE SCHUYTER
The Intercultural Theatre of Noda Hideki
2012
Advisor:
MARLIES LINHART
The "Enemy Concept" in the Mongol Invasions A Comparative Study between Japan and Western Europe
2012
Advisor: Sven Saaler
GREGORY JOSEPH LOGAN
Architecture in the Age of Entropy: Time, Tradition, and Tange Kenzō
2012
ROBLES LISETTE ROBLES
The Filipino Students' Narratives of Japan 3.11: Networks, Risk Perception and Response (A Study on Foreign Students' )
2012
MICHAEL JOHN BARTLEY
Representations of Masculinity in Weekly Shonen Jump
2011
GLEN DOUGLAS BRUGGE
The Kaga Domain's Upper Yashiki Compound: Space and Society
2010
Advisor: Sven Saaler
TIMOTHY JAMES SMITH
The Fate of Japanese Popular Religion under State Shinto: A Comparative Case Study of Tenrikyō and Tenri Honmichi
2010
Advisor:
MEIKO SANO
The Photo-graphic Unconscious - Re-examining the Works of Shigeo Gochō -
2009
MARIMI TATENO
Gentlemen and Courtesans: Themes of Yūjo and Kin-ki-sho-ga Mitate in Ōkadangen zu
2009