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Name

HIRAGA Masako

Affiliation

Rikkyo University Professor Emeritus

Title

Professor Emeritus

Research Fields, Keywords

Pragmatics, Cognitive Linguistics, Metaphor & Iconicity, Poetics, Intercultural Communication

 

Main Theme 【 display / non-display

  • Intercultural Pragmatics

  • Cognitive Semantics

  • Metaphor

  • Poetics

Research Career 【 display / non-display

  • Interlanguage Pragmatics in Academic Setting : Japanese students of English
    Keyword in research subject: Pragmatics,TESOL
    Field of experts (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification): Linguistics, European literature

  • The Interplay of Metaphor and Iconicity : A Cognitive Study
    Keyword in research subject: Cognitive linguistics,Metaphor,Icon
    Field of experts (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification): Linguistics, European literature, Japanese linguistics

  • Linguistic Analysis of Poetic Texts
    Keyword in research subject: iconicity
    Field of experts (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification): Linguistics
    Research program: The Other Research Programs

  • Educational Pragmatics of Japanese Students in Britain
    Keyword in research subject: Intercultural Literacy
    Field of experts (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification): Foreign language education
    Research program: International Joint Research Projects

Papers 【 display / non-display

  • 'Blending' and an interpretation haiku : A cognitive approach
    Description language: English
    Name of publication: Poetics Today  vol.20  (3)  (p.461-481 - )
    Date of issue: 1999.04

    Type of publication: Research paper (scientific journal)
    Co-author classification: Single Author

  • What of say next? : The Problem of Elaboration for the Japanese Students of English (共著)
    Description language: English
    Name of publication: JACET Bulletin  vol.26  (p.13-30 - )
    Date of issue: 1995.04

    Type of publication: Research paper (scientific journal)
    Co-author classification: Single Author

  • Special Issue on Metaphor and Iconicity, The Journal of Prgmatics (共著)
    Description language: English
    Name of publication: Elsvier  vol.22  (1)
    Date of issue: 1994.04

    Type of publication: Research paper (scientific journal)
    Co-author classification: Single Author

  • Food for Thought: CONDUIT vs. FOOD Metaphors for Communication
    Description language: English
    Name of publication: n K. Turner and B. Fraser (Eds.), Language in Life, and a Life in Language: Jacob Mey, a Festschrift. Bingley, UK: Emerald  (p.165 - 171)
    Date of issue: 2009.07
    Name of author(s): HIRAGA, Masako K.

    Type of publication: Research paper (other science council materials etc.)
    Co-author classification: Single Author

  • Tao of Learning: Japanese Metaphors for Learning
    Description language: English
    Name of publication: In E. Berendt (Ed.), Metaphors for Education: A Cross-Cultural Perspective. Amsterdam: John Benjamins  (p.55 - 72)
    Date of issue: 2008.01
    Name of author(s): HIRAGA, Masako K.

    Type of publication: Research paper (other science council materials etc.)
    Co-author classification: Single Author

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Books 【 display / non-display

  • Cultural, Psychological and Typological Issues in Cognitive Linguistics(共著)
    Description language: English
    Publisher name: John Benjamins
    Date of issue: 1999.04

  • Rough Sea and the milky way : 'Blending' in a haiku text
    Description language: English
    Publisher name: Computing for Metaphor, Analogy, and Agent
    Date of issue: 1999.04

  • DEFERENCE as DISTANCE : Metaphorical base of honorific verb construction in Japanese
    Description language: English
    Publisher name: Cultural, Psychological and Typological Issues in Cognitive Linguistics
    Date of issue: 1999.04

  • Metaphor and Iconicity: A Cognitive Approach to Analysing Texts
    Description language: English
    Publisher name: Palgrave Macmillan
    Date of issue: 2005.01
    Name of author(s): HIRAGA, Masako K.

    Book type: Scholarly Book
    Form of book: Single Author

 

Outline of educational activity 【 display / non-display

  • Introduction to English Linguistics (Undergraduate)

  • Sociolinguistics 1 (Undergraduate)

  • Intercultural Pragmatics (Graduate)

  • Research Workshop: Theoretical Issues in Linguistics (Graduate)

  • Research Workshop: Issues in Data Collection and Analysis

 
 

Activity of Academic 【 display / non-display

2004.04 -  
Human Linguistics Circle (HLC)