Research

Most of the researchers who are connected to the University of Oulu Japanese Studies program have their background at the Department of History. This focus can be seen in publications and research material collections. 

Department of History focus areas concerning Japan: Occupation period 1945-1952, missionary work in Japan, emperorship as a cultural and social symbol, the image of Japanese culture and society among the westerners.

 

Last updated: 9.3.2012