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Research Output

1992

Discovering the World in Seville: The 1992 Universal Exposition.

Knight, J., 1992, In : Anthropology Today. 8 (5), p. 20-26 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1993

Rural kokusaika? Foreign motifs and village revival in Japan

Knight, J., 1993, In : Japan Forum. 5 (2), p. 203-216 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)
1994

Questioning local boundaries: a critique of the "anthropology of locality"

Knight, J., 1994, In : Ethnos. 59 (3-4), p. 213-231 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Sabetsu o nakusô!: integration education in rural Japan

Knight, J., 1994, In : Japan Forum. 6 (1), p. 47-61 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

"The Mountain People" as tribal mirror

Knight, J., 1994, In : Anthropology Today. 10 (6), p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The spirit of the village and the taste of the country: rural revitalization in Japan

Knight, J., 1994, In : Asian Survey. 34 (7), p. 634-646 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The temple, the town office and the migrant: demographic pluralism in rural Japan

Knight, J., 1994, In : Archives Européennes de Sociologie. 35 (1), p. 21-47 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Town-making in rural Japan: an example from Wakayama

Knight, J., 1994, In : Journal of Rural Studies. 10 (3), p. 249-261 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)
1995

Municipal matchmaking in rural Japan

Knight, J., 1995, In : Anthropology Today. 11 (2), p. 9-17 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tourist as stranger? Explaining rural tourism in Japan

Knight, J., 1995, In : Social Anthropology. 3 (3), p. 219-234 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1996

Competing hospitalities in Japanese rural tourism

Knight, J., 1996, In : Annals of Tourism Research. 23 (1), p. 165-180 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)

‘Making citizens in postwar Japan: national and local perspectives’

Knight, J., 1996, THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF CIVIL SOCIETY. Dunn, E. & Hann, C. (eds.). Taylor and Francis, p. 221-241 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

‘When timber grows wild: the desocialization of Japanese mountain forests’

Knight, J., 1996, NATURE AND SOCIETY: ANTHROPOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVES. Descola, P. & Pálsson, G. (eds.). Taylor and Francis, p. 221-239 19 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

‘The soil as teacher: natural farming in a mountain village’

Knight, J., 1997, JAPANESE IMAGES OF NATURE: CULTURAL PERSPECTIVES. Asquith, P. J. & Kalland, A. (eds.). Curzon, p. 236.-256 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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

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

38 Citations (Scopus)
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

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

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

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

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