(Last updated : 2022-01-11 16:59:23)
  MIZUTA, Yoko

   Senior Associate Professor

   Division of Arts and Sciences, College of Liberal Arts, International Christian University
■ Academic Background
1. 1996/09~2002/12 〔Doctorial Course〕 Linguistics, Graduate School, Dept. of Linguistics, University of Chicago, Completed, Ph.D. (Linguistics)
2. 1993/04~1995/03 〔Master Course〕 Language & Culture, Graduate School of Language & Culture, Osaka University, Completed, M. A.
3. 1992/04~1993/03 Division of Humanities (Kenkyusei), College of Liberal Arts, International Christian University
4. 1981/04~1985/03 Matematics, Dept. of Science & Engineering, Waseda University, Graduated, B.S.
■ #Present Specialized Fields
Linguistics (Key Word:Semantics, Pragmatics, Philosophy of language) 
■ #Books and Articles
1. Book New frontiers in artificial intelligence (Lecture notes in computer science, Volume 3609)   (Collaboration) 2007/04
2. Book Understanding temporal relations in global communication across time zones (Series A: General and theoretical papers, No.678)   (Single) 2006/03
3. Article Conventional implicature and presupposition Educational Studies 61,pp.11-22 (Single) 2019/03
4. Article Semantics and pragmatics of pure indexical reference Journal of Cognitive Science 20(1),pp.53-77 (Single) 2019/03
5. Article A pilot study of an enhanced Rhetorical Structure Theory based on an analysis of a discourse particle ‘actually’ used in interpersonal settings Proceedings of the 19th annual conference of the Pragmatics Suciety of Japan pp.243-251 (Single) 2017/12
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■ #Academic Conference Presentation
1. 2021/12/18 'Nan-nara' as a discourse marker: Its complex semantic structure and developmental path (The 24th Meeting of the Pragmatics Society of Japan)
2. 2021/07/15 Dimensions and qualities involved in human recognition of a cateogory: Insights from the semantic/pragmatic analyses of Japanese hontou-no ('real'/'true') (Pragmasophia 3 (The Third International Conference on Pragmatics and Philosophy))
3. 2019/06/12 The meaning and usage of ‘today’: Corpus-based quantitative and qualitative analyses (The 16th International Pragmatics Conference)
4. 2018/12/01 The structure of the ambiguity of Japanese kedo-sensences: A continuum model with the polars of contrast and presentation of relevant information (The 21st Meeting of the Pragmatics Society of Japan)
5. 2017/07 The interpretation of the reference of "now" in written messages: An experimental view (The 15th Intl. Pragmatics Conference)
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■ #Lectures
1. 2004/10/18 Zone analysis in scientific articles in the biomedical domain -- From an IE perspective
2. 2004/07/15 The semantics of English present perfect: Incorporating an ‘extended-now’ into DRT
■ #Academic Society Memberships
1. 2012~ Japanese Association for the Study of Logic, Language and Information (Formerly known as Logico-L)
2. 2009~ Pragmatics Society of Japan
3. 2008~ International Pragmatics Association
4. 2008~ Japanese Society for Language Sciences
5. 2004~2012 Logico-Linguistic Society of Japan
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■ #Patents
1. 1999/10/01 Document management system
2. 1994/01/18 Text document management method adapted for generating plural text documents derived from the same original text document
■ #Social Activities
1. 2017/05~2017/05 Organizing committee of WAFL2017 (the 14th Workshop on Atlantic Formal Linguistics)
2. 2005/06~2005/06 Program committee of LENLS2005 (The International Workshop on Logic and Engineering of Natural Language Semantics in conjunction with the 19th Annual Conference of the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence)
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