last update: 20171017
Associate Professor, Department of Social Welfare at Nihon Fukushi University (201304-)
Visiting Researcher, Research Center for Ars Vivendi at Ritsumeikan University (201304-)
PhD, Graduate School of Core Ethics and Frontier Sciences, Ritsumeikan University, Japan (2008)
Social Security Theory
Public Assistance Theory
2010/07/02 "The Effects of U.S. Workfare Policies on Japanese Welfare Reform: A Vision for Basic Income in Japan," 13th International Congress of the Basic Income Earth Network, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
2012/09/14 "The Future of Public Assistance Reform in Japan: Workfare vs. Basic Income?," 14th International Congress of the Basic Income Earth Network, Munich, Germany.
2014/10/09@"The Future of the Public Assistance Reform in Japan: Workfare vs. Basic Income?," Yannick Vanderborght and Toru Yamamori eds., Basic Income in Japan: Prospects for A Radical Idea in A Transforming Welfare State, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 83-99 (6th chapter).
2010/10/10 "Welfare Reform in California State: Competition and Consequence of Two Models of Workfare," Hiroshi Shibuya and Takashi Hamanaka eds., American-Model Welfare State I, Kyoto: Showado, pp. 66-129.
2012/01/20 "Workfare and the Right to Subsistence," Toru Yamamori ed., Work and the Right to Subsistence, Tokyo: Otsukishoten, pp. 171-203.
2012/10/20 "Workfare and the Welfare Politics: the Analysis of the Welfare Reform in California," Miyamoto Taro ed., Welfare Politics, Kyoto: Minervashobo, pp. 151-167.
2013/02/15 "Workfare and Work: the Work Experience Program in New York City," Takegawa Shougo ed., Welfare Sociology of Publicness, Tokyo: University of Tokyo Press, pp. 29-52.
[Articles with peer review]
2006/03/31 "The Results of a Vision of the Early Workfare: The Shrinking of Welfare by the Strength of Work Requirements for AFDC Recipients," Core Ethics 2: 103-14. [Abstract]
2006/04/15 "A Reexamination of the GAIN Program in California: For the Evaluation of Workfare Policy," Social Policy Studies 6: 165-83. [Abstract]
2007/03/31 "The Origin and Transformation of the Idea of Workfare: From Charles Evers to Richard Nixon," Core Ethics 3: 133-42. [Abstract]
2007/06/23 "Workfare Policies in New York City: The Effect of Employment Support Programs on Welfare Recipients," Welfare Sociology Studies 4: 144-64. [Abstract]
2008/03/24 "The Origin and Transformation of Workfare: A Policy Analysis of Dynamism of American Welfare Reform," Doctoral Dissertation, Graduate School of Core Ethics and Frontier Sciences, Ritsumeikan University.
[Articles without peer review]
2010/06/01 "Employment Support, Income Security and Workfare: Analyzing Based on the Wlefare Policy in U.S.A.," Contemporary Thought 38(8): 182-95.
2012/05/30 "Cash for Work and Workfare: Proposing an Agenda for a Welfare Society by Analyzing Assistance for Recovery from the Great East Japan Earthquake," Welfare Sociology Studies 9: 46-62. [Abstract]
2012/09/01 "Workfare Reforms and Decentralization of Public Assistance," Contemporary Thought 40(11): 123-39.
[Japanese Translations from English]
2008/12/19 Amartya Sen, 2000, "Consequential Evaluation and Practical Reason," The Journal of Philosophy Volume XCVII, No.9, pp.477-502.
2015/02/10 Michel Hill and Zoe Irving, 2009, Understanding Social Policy, Chichester, U.K.: Wiley-Blackwell, 8th edition, 6th chapter (Employment Policy).
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