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educator , sociology researcher

Masayuki Goto, Japanese sociology researcher, educator. Recipient Japanese Nebula award Japan Writers Science Fiction, 1993. Member Japan Sociological Association, American Sociological Association, Japan Writers Association.

Background

Goto, Masayuki was born on June 14, 1957 in Sagamihara-shi, Kanagawa, Japan. Son of Akira and Chiyo (Imanari) Goto.

Education

Bachelor in Social Sciences, University Tokyo, 1981. Master of Arts in Sociology, University Tokyo, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology, University California, Santa Barbara, 1996.

Career

Research associate University Tokyo, 1985-1990. Associate professor sociology Japan Ministry Education, Tokyo, 1990-1992, Seijo University, Tokyo, 1992—2001, professor sociology, since 2002.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: George Herbert Mead: His Theory of Communication and Social Psychology, 1988, A Theory of Communication: On Love and Distrust, 1999. Translator: Symbolic Interactionism (Herbert Blumer), 1991.

Membership

Member Japan Sociological Association, American Sociological Association, Japan Writers Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing fiction, marine diving.

Connections

Married Yumi Matsuo, June 4, 1989. 1 child, Yosuke.

father:
Akira Goto

mother:
Chiyo (Imanari) Goto

spouse:
Yumi Matsuo

child:
Yosuke Goto