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Akira Hayami

Akira Hayami, Japanese historian, educator. Recipient Purple Ribbon medal Government Japan, 1994, Academy prize Japan Academy, 1995. President Socio-Economic History Society, Tokyo, 1991-1994; vice president International Association Economic History, Paris, since 1994, International Committee of History Demography, Paris, since 1990.

Background

  • Hayami, Akira was born on October 22, 1929 in Tokyo. Son of Keiji and Hisako Hayami.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Keio University, 1950. Doctor of Philosophy, Keio University, 1966.

    Career

    • Professor Keio University, Tokyo, 1967-1989, International Research Center for Japanese Studies, Kyoto, 1989-1995, Reitaku University, Kashiwa, Japan, since 1995.

    Works

    • Author: Population, Economy and Society in Early Modern Japan, 1992, A Historical Demography of Rural Japan, 1973. Editor: Economic History of Japan, volunteer 1, 1988.

    Membership

    President Socio-Economic History Society, Tokyo, 1991-1994. Vice president International Association Economic History, Paris, since 1994, International Committee of History Demography, Paris, since 1990.

    Personality

    Interests

    Listening to european classical music.

    Connections

    • Married Hiroko Takada, June 19, 1956. Children: Arito, Chizuru.
    • father: Keiji Hayami
    • mother: Hisako Hayami
    • spouse: Hiroko Takada
    • children: Arito Hayami
    • Chizuru Hayami
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    Born October 22, 1929
    Nationality
    • 1950
      Keio University
    • 1966
      Keio University
    • 1967 - 1989
      Professor, Keio University
      Tokyo, Japan
    • 1995
      Professor, Keio University
      Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan