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Taro Kageyama

Taro Kageyama, Japanese theoretical linguist, educator. Recipient 3rd prize Tokyo Institute for Advanced Studies of Language, 1973, Ichikawa award Institute for Research in Language Teaching, 1980, Kindaichi award Doctor Kyosuke Kindaichi Memorial Foundation, Tokyo, 1994.

Background

  • Kageyama, Taro was born on February 13, 1949 in Kobe City, Japan. Son of Masao and Shizu (Uragami) Kageyama.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Osaka (Japan) University Foreign Studies, 1971. Master of Arts, Osaka (Japan) University Foreign Studies, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, University Southern California, 1977.

    Career

    • Lecturer Kobe Gakuin University, Japan, 1973-1974. Assistant professor Osaka University, 1978-1980, associate professor, 1980-1987. Professor Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan, since 1987.

    Works

    • Author: Lexical Structures, 1980, Grammar and Word Formation, 1993, Verb Semantics, 1996, Word Formation and Conceptual Structure, 1997, Morphology and Meaning, 1999. Contributor articles to professional journals. Member editorial board Journal East Asian Linguistics, since 2002, Journal Japanese Linguistics, since 1980.

    Membership

    Member of Linguistic Society Japan (executive committee 1988-1991, editorial board 1991-1996, executive committee 1997—2000, editorial board since 2003), English Linguistic Society 1989-1993, (councilor since 1998, board directors since 2001), English Literature Society Japan (auditor 1996-1998), Linguistic Society of America.

    Connections

    • Married Reiko Jinnaka Kageyama, March 21, 1978. Children: Yoko, Tomoko.
    • father: Masao Kageyama
    • mother: Shizu (Uragami) Kageyama
    • spouse: Reiko Jinnaka Kageyama
    • children: Yoko Kageyama
    • Tomoko Kageyama
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    Born February 13, 1949
    (age 68)
    Nationality
    • 1971
      Osaka (Japan) University Foreign Studies
    • 1973
      Osaka (Japan) University Foreign Studies
    • 1977
      University Southern California
    • 1973 - 1974
      Lecturer, Kobe Gakuin University
      Japan
    • 1987
      professor, Kwansei Gakuin University
      Japan