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IKEDA Mitsuho


medical anthropology, cultural anthropology, ethnography, Central America, clinical communication

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Organization 【 display / non-display

  • 2005.04.01 - 2016.06.30, Center for the Study of Communication-Design, Professor

  • 2016.07.01 - , CO Design Center, Professor

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Osaka University Graduate School, Division of Medicine Social Medicine Accomplished credits for doctoral program M.Sci. 1989.03

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  • Cultural anthropology, Medical Anthropology, Science Studies, Medical Sociology, Social Medicine, Ethnographic studies (Latin America)
    Cultural anthropology and folklore-related, Area studies-related, Sociology of science, history of science and technology-related


Academic Papers 【 display / non-display

  • "yonaoshi" Note (Winter semester 2018),世直し研究会,(6) 01-12, 2019.07, Research Organization Report(In Japanese)

  • "yonaoshi" Note (Summer semester 2018),世直し研究会,(4) 21-31, 2019.02, Research Organization Report(In Japanese)

  • The recipe for the wisdom and mindful society : Over the Japanese myth of technological innovation, Sho Kasuga, Mitsuho Ikeda, Co*Design,3. 13-34, 2018.03,, Papers(In Japanese)

  • Identifying Social Inclusion of Anthropologists on Mars : Temple Grandin and her Arts of Existence, Mitsuho Ikeda, Noriyuki Takeuchi, Co*Design,3・1-12, 2018.03,, Papers(In Japanese)

  • Mikhail Bakjtin's Concept of Polyphony and Studies of Illness Narrative: An Anthropologist's Notes, Mitsuho Ikeda, The Journal of the Japanese Society of Health and Medical Sociology,28, 2, 11-19, 2018.02, Papers(In Japanese)

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  • Special, Mitsuho IKEDA, Medical Anthroplogy in Practice: Medical Geopolitics of Health Care System in Central America, Sekai Shiso Sha, ISBN, 978-4790708742, 2001.03


Outside Activity Management 【 display / non-display

  • Public Corporation, Osaka Science & Technology Center, workshop coordinator / facilitator , 2017.10 -