College of Social SciencesUniversity of Hawaii at Manoa
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Department of Sociology

 

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Publications

“Open-minded” and “Narrow-minded” Worldviews: Japanese Mothers’ Class Distinction through Oyako-ryugaku (Parent-child Study Abroad Tour) in Hawaii (2015) : International Education (Kokusai kyoiku) 8:19-34 (in Japanese) Type: Articles in other periodicals Keywords: oyako-ryugaku, transnational families, symbolic boundaries, class distinction

The Transnational Negotiation of Selfhood, Motherhood, and Wifehood: The Subjectivities of Japanese Women through Oyako-ryugaku in Hawaii (2015) : Asian and Pacific Migration Journal Type: Articles in international or national refereed journals Co-Authors: Saori Yasumoto Keywords: Transnational families, Japan, Hawaii educational tourism

Privileged Japanese Transnational Families in Hawaii as Lifestyle Migrants (2015) : Global Networks: A Journal of Transnational Affairs 15(1): 99-117 (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/glob.12049/abstract)
Type: Articles in international or national refereed journals ISBN: DOI: 10.1111/glob.12049 Keywords: Transnational families, Lifestyle migration, Education migration, Gender, East Asia, Mothering

Cosmopolitanism as Cultural Capital: Exploring the Intersection of Globalization, Education, and Stratification (2014) : Cultural Sociology. 8(3):222-239 (http://cus.sagepub.com/content/8/3/222) Type: Articles in international or national refereed journals Co-Authors: Hiro Saito (equal authorship) ISBN: doi: 10.1177/1749975514523935 Keywords: Cosmopolitanism, cosmopolitan, cultural capital, education, globalization, stratification, universities, higher education, Bourdieu

Book Review: Gendai nihon no Shiritsu shogakko juken: Parentocracy ni motozuku Kyoikusenbatsu no Genjo (Private Elementary School Examinations in Contemporary Japan: Actual Conditions of Educational Selections Based on Parentocracy), by Yuki Mochizuki (2012) : Social Science Japan Journal, 15(2), 310-313. (http://ssjj.oxfordjournals.org/content/15/2/310.extract) Type: Articles in international or national refereed journals ISBN: 9784284103350

Deliberative Planning in a Multicultural Milieu (2009) : Journal of Planning Education Research 29(1): 39-53. (http://jpe.sagepub.com/content/29/1/39.short)) Type: Articles in international or national refereed journals Co-Authors: Karen Umemoto Keywords: deliberative planning, communicative planning, planning theory, multicultural, ethinic diversity

 

Awards & Honors

Best Graduate Student Paper Award, Department of Sociology, University of Hawaii at Manoa (2013)

Gary Kazuo Sakihara Memorial Award (2013) : Department of Sociology Graduate Student Mentoring Award

Best Graduate Student Paper Award, Transnationalism Section, 2009 SPAS Graduate Student Conference, University of Hawaii at Manoa (2009)

 

eSyllabi

SOC 352 (Spring 2014) : Survey of Sociology of Education (Online) - Download
  Section: 231

SOC 251 (Fall 2013) : Intro to Sociology of the Family - Download
  Section: 001

SOC 352 (Fall 2013) : Survey of Sociology of Education - Download
  Section: 001

SOC 311 (Summer 2012) : Survey of Social Inequality & Stratification - Download
  Section: 701
  Cross Listed: WI

SOC 300 (Summer 2009) : Principles of Sociological Inquiry - Download
  Section: 601
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