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Research Output

2020

How to chase a monkey: Scare tactics and crop protection in rural Japan

Knight, J., 12 May 2020, In : Society and Animals. p. 1-19 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

Feeding Monkeys for Fun: Cross-Species Play in a Japanese Visitor Attraction.

Knight, J., 2019, (Accepted) Oxford: Berghahn. (Interspecies Encounters series)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2018

Monkeys on the move: The natural symbolism of people–macaque conflict in Japan

Knight, J., 2018, Human–Animal Studies: Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences. Marvin, G. & McHugh, S. (eds.). London: Routledge Taylor & Francis Group

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2017

Block, push or pull? Three responses to monkey crop-raiding in Japan

Knight, J., Apr 2017, Understanding Conflicts about Wildlife. Hill, C. M., Webber, A. D. & Priston, N. E. C. (eds.). Oxford: Berghahn, p. 58-79 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

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Human-Animal Relations

Knight, J., 2017, (Accepted) International Encyclopedia of Anthropology. . New York: Wiley-Blackwell

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Human dimensions of primate management

Knight, J., 2017, The International Encyclopedia of Primatology. Fuentes, A. (ed.). New York: Wiley-Blackwell, p. 607-613 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Introduction to Part Two: Following the data: incorporating ethnography

Knight, J., 2017, Ethnoprimatology: A Practical Guide to Research on the Human-Nonhuman Primate Interface. Dore, K., Riley, E. & Fuentes, A. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 171-175 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Open Access
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2 Citations (Scopus)
60 Downloads (Pure)
2012

The anonymity of the hunt: A critique of hunting as sharing

Knight, J., Jun 2012, In : Current Anthropology. 53 , 3, p. 334-355 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)
2011

'Contrasting factors of cause and effect in Japan’s shrinking regions' (co-authored with Christopher Hood and Richard Siddle)

Knight, J., 2011, JAPAN'S SHRINKING REGIONS. Matanle, P. & Rausch, A. (eds.). Cambria Press, p. 131-176 46 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Herding Monkeys to Paradise: How Macaque Troops are Managed for Tourism in Japan

Knight, J., 2011, Leiden: Brill. 630 p. (Human-Animal Studies)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

'Rediscovering the place’ (co-authored with Sachie Mizuhata, Naofumi Nakamura, and Philip Seaton)

Knight, J., 2011, JAPAN'S SHRINKING REGIONS. Matanle, P. & Rausch, A. (eds.). Cambria Press, p. 309-335 27 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

'The postwar provisioning of macaques for tourism in Japan: the power and the limitations of attraction-based animal management'

Knight, J., 2011, THE ENVIRONMENTAL HISTORIES OF EUROPE AND JAPAN. Coates, P. & Mizoguch, T. (eds.). Nagoya University Publication, p. 117-126 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2010

The ready-to-view wild monkey: The convenience principle in Japanese wildlife tourism

Knight, J., Jul 2010, In : Annals of Tourism Research. 37, 3, p. 744-762 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Citations (Scopus)
2009

Making wildlife viewable: Habituation and attraction

Knight, J., 01 May 2009, In : Society and Animals. 17 , 2, p. 167-184 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

62 Citations (Scopus)
2006

Monkey mountain as a megazoo: analysing the naturalistic claims of “wild monkey parks” in Japan

Knight, J., Aug 2006, In : Society and Animals. 14 (3), p. 245-264 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

‘Nyūshoku yūki Saibai no hamon: Wakayama Kumano chihō o jirei to shite’. A translation of ‘Organic farming settlers in Kumano’, the paper that appears in Farmers and Village Life in Twentieth Century Japan (see below).

Knight, J., 2006, NIJŪSEIKI NIHON NO NŌMIN TO NŌSON (FARMERS AND VILLAGE LIFE IN TWENTIETH CENTURY JAPAN). Yoshiaki, N. & Waswo, A. (eds.). University of Tokyo Press, p. 261-279 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2005

'Feeding Mr Monkey: cross-species food “exchange” in Japanese monkey parks'

Knight, J., 2005, ANIMALS IN PERSON: CULTURAL PERSPECTIVES ON HUMAN-ANIMAL INTIMACIES. Knight, J. (ed.). Berg, p. 231-253 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

'Maternal feelings on monkey mountain: cross-species emotional affinity in Japan'

Knight, J., 2005, MIXED EMOTIONS: ANTHROPOLOGICAL STUDIES OF FEELING. Milton, K. & Svašek, M. (eds.). Berg, p. 179-193 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

'Remembering the wolf: the reintroduction campaign in Japan'

Knight, J., 2005, PERSPECTIVES ON SOCIAL MEMORY IN JAPAN. Hui, T. Y., Bremen, J. V. & Ben-Ari, E. (eds.). Global Oriental, p. 173-190 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2004

'Representations of hunting in Japan'

Knight, J., 2004, WILDLIFE IN ASIA: CULTURAL PERSPECTIVES. Knight, J. (ed.). Taylor and Francis, p. 56-72 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

WILDLIFE IN ASIA: CULTURAL PERSPECTIVES

Knight, J., 2004, Taylor and Francis. 258 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

‘Wolf reintroduction in Japan?’

Knight, J., 2004, WILDLIFE IN ASIA: CULTURAL PERSPECTIVES. Knight, J. (ed.). Taylor and Francis, p. 233-254 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2003

DEMOGRAPHIC CHANGE AND THE FAMILY IN JAPAN'S AGING SOCIETY

Knight, J. & Traphagan, J. W., Jul 2003, SUNY Press. 248 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

'Organic farming settlers in Kumano’

Knight, J., 2003, FARMERS AND VILLAGE LIFE IN TWENTIETH CENTURY JAPAN. Waswo, A. & Yoshiaki, N. (eds.). Taylor and Francis, p. 267-284 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Citations (Scopus)

'The problem of gaizai: the view from Japanese forestry villages'

Knight, J., 2003, THE POLITICAL ECOLOGY OF TROPICAL FORESTS IN SOUTHEAST ASIA: HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVES. Tuck-Po, L., Jong, W. D. & Ken-ichi, A. (eds.). Kyoto University Press, p. 265-282 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

'The study of the family in Japan: integrating anthropological and demographic approaches’ (co-authored with John W. Traphagan)

Knight, J., 2003, DEMOGRAPHIC CHANGE AND THE FAMILY IN JAPAN’S AGING SOCIETY. Traphagan, J. W. & Knight, J. (eds.). SUNY, p. 3-23 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

‘Repopulating the village’

Knight, J., 2003, DEMOGRAPHIC CHANGE AND THE FAMILY IN JAPAN’S AGING SOCIETY. Traphagan, J. W. & Knight, J. (eds.). SUNY, p. 107-124 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2002

‘Hunters and hikers: rival recreations in the Japanese forest’

Knight, J., 2002, JAPAN AT PLAY: THE LUDIC AND THE LOGIC OF POWER. Hendry, J. & Raveri, M. (eds.). Taylor and Francis, p. 268-284 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

‘“The Mountain People” as tribal mirror’ (Originally published in Anthropology Today 10 [6]: 1-3)

Knight, J., 2002, THE BEST OF ANTHROPOLOGY TODAY. Benthall, J. (ed.). Taylor and Francis, p. 103-108 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2000

From timber to tourism: recommoditizing the Japanese forest

Knight, J., Jan 2000, In : Development and Change. 31 (1), 1, p. 341-359 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations (Scopus)

‘Culling demons: the problem of bears in upland Japan’

Knight, J., 2000, NATURAL ENEMIES: PEOPLE-WILDLIFE CONFLICTS IN ANTHROPOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVE. Knight, J. (ed.). Taylor and Francis, p. 145-169 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

‘From timber to tourism: recommoditizing the Japanese forest’. (Reprint of Development and Change article below.)

Knight, J., 2000, FORESTS: NATURE, PEOPLE, POWER. Doornbos, M., Saith, A. & White, B. (eds.). Wiley-Blackwell, p. 333-350 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

‘New “peasants” in Japan’

Knight, J., 2000, DISAPPEARING PEASANTRIES? RURAL LABOUR IN LATIN AMERICA, ASIA AND AFRICA. Bryceson, D., Kay, C. & Mooij, J. (eds.). Intermediate Technology Publications, p. 279-298 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

‘Sharing Suzuki’s rice: commodity narratives in the rural revitalization movement'.

Knight, J., 2000, CONSUMPTION AND MATERIAL CULTURE IN JAPAN. Ashkenazi, M. & Clammer, J. (eds.). Kegan Paul International, p. 191-223 33 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

‘“Indigenous” regionalism in Japan’

Knight, J., 2000, INDIGENOUS ENVIRONMENTAL KNOWLEDGE AND ITS TRANSFORMATIONS: CRITICAL ANTHROPOLOGICAL APPROACHES. Ellen, R., Parkes, P. & Bicker, A. (eds.). Harwood Academic Press, p. 151-176 26 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1999

Monkeys on the move: the natural symbolism of people-macaque conflict in Japan

Knight, J., Aug 1999, In : Journal of Asian Studies. 58 (3), 3, p. 622-647 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Citations (Scopus)
1998

Selling mother's love: mail order village food in Japan

Knight, J., 1998, In : Journal of Material Culture. 3 (2), p. 153-173 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Wolves in Japan? An examination of the reintroduction proposal

Knight, J., 1998, In : Japan Forum. 10 (2), p. 47-65 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

‘The debate on hunting in present-day Japan’

Knight, J., 1998, NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN ASIAN STUDIES: AN INTRODUCTION. Velde, P. V. D. & McKay, A. (eds.). Kegan Paul International, p. 319-341 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

‘The Forest Grant Movement in Japan’

Knight, J., 1998, ENVIRONMENTAL MOVEMENTS IN ASIA. Kalland, A. & Persoon, G. (eds.). Curzon, p. 110-130 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

‘The second life of trees: family forestry in upland Japan’

Knight, J., 1998, THE SOCIAL LIFE OF TREES: ANTHROPOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVES ON TREE SYMBOLISM. Rival, L. (ed.). Berg, p. 197-218 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1997

A tale of two forests: reforestation as discourse in Japan and beyond

Knight, J., 1997, In : Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute (MAN). 3 (4), p. 711-730 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

'Echoing the past in rural Japan’

Knight, J., 1997, AFTER WRITING CULTURE: EPISTEMOLOGY AND PRAXIS IN CONTEMPORARY ANTHROPOLOGY. James, A., Hockey, J. & Dawson, A. (eds.). Taylor and Francis, p. 144-160 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

On the extinction of the Japanese wolf

Knight, J., 1997, In : Asian Folklore Studies. 56 (1), p. 129-159 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

‘Japanese war memories’.

Knight, J., 1997, CULTURAL DIFFERENCE, MEDIA MEMORIES: ANGLO-AMERICAN IMAGES OF JAPAN. Hammond, P. (ed.). Cassell, p. 201-215 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

‘Tatari: livelihood and danger in upland Japan’.

Knight, J., 1997, NATURE IS CULTURE: INDIGENOUS KNOWLEDGE AND SOCIO-CULTURAL ASPECTS OF TREES AND FORESTS IN NON-EUROPEAN CULTURES. Seeland, K. (ed.). Intermediate Technology Publications, p. 28-43 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter