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Department of Financial & Management Studies (DeFiMS)

Dr Helen Macnaughtan

BA (Waikato) MA PhD (London)

Overview

Helen Macnaughton
Department of Financial & Management Studies (DeFiMS)

Lecturer in International Business and Management (Japan), Undergraduate Admissions tutor

Japan Research Centre (JRC)

Academic Staff, Japan Research Centre

SOAS Food Studies Centre

Member, SOAS Food Studies Centre

Name:
Dr Helen Macnaughtan
Email address:
Telephone:
020 7898 4530
Address:
SOAS, University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
Building:
Russell Square: College Buildings
Office No:
546
Office Hours:
Tuesday 2-4pm
Curriculum Vitae:
FMS-CV-McNaughtan Helen (pdf; 12kb)

Biography

Japanese economic and social history

Teaching

Programmes Convened
Courses Taught
PhD Students supervised
  • Kanji Kitamura, Toward a theory of cultural untranslatability with application to Japanese, UK and USA cross-cultural business management and beyond (working title)
  • Veluree Metaveevinij, (Re)constructing Thainess on screen: Government Policies towards Thai Cinema during 2001-2012

I teach “Management in Japan 1” on the MSC International Management (Japan) programme and also teach on the elective “International Human Resource Management”

Research

My areas of research interest include employment, HRM, gender and economic development in Japan.

Expertise

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Available for
Regional Expertise
  • East Asia
Country Expertise
  • Japan
Languages
  • Japanese

Publications

Authored Books

Macnaughtan, Helen (2005) Women, Work and the Japanese Economic Miracle: the Case of the Cotton Textile Industry, 1945-1975. Routledge Curzon.

Book Chapters

Macnaughtan, Helen (2012) 'Building up Steam as Consumers: Women, Rice Cookers and the Consumption of Everyday Household Goods in Japan.' In: Francks, Penelope and Hunter, Janet, (eds.), The Historical Consumer: Consumption and Everyday Life in Japan, 1850-2000. Palgrave Macmillan.

Hunter, Janet and Macnaughtan, Helen (2010) 'National Histories of Textile Workers: Japan.' In: van Voss, Lex Heerma and Hiemstra-Kuperus, Els and van Nederveen Meerkerk, Elise, (eds.), The Ashgate Companion to the History of Textile Workers, 1650-2000. Farnham, Surrey: Ashgate Publishing Ltd.

Hunter, Janet and Macnaughtan, Helen (2010) 'Gender and the Global Textile Industry.' In: van Voss, Lex Heerma and Hiemstra-Kuperus, Els and van Nederveen Meerkerk, Elise, (eds.), The Ashgate Companion to the History of Textile Workers, 1650-2000. Farnham, Surrey: Ashgate Publishing Ltd.

Macnaughtan, Helen (2006) 'From ‘Post-war’ to ‘Post-Bubble’: Contemporary Issues for Japanese Working Women.' In: Matanle, Peter and Lunsing , Wim, (eds.), Perspectives on Work, Employment and Society in Japan. Palgrave Macmillan.

MacNaughtan, Helen (2005) 'Managing Female Textile Workers: an industry in transition, 1945-1975.' In: Hunter, Janet and Storz, Cornelia, (eds.), Institutional and Technological Change in Japan's Economy: past and present. Routledge (New York).

Articles

Macnaughtan, Helen (2014) 'The Oriental Witches: Women, Volleyball and the 1964 Tokyo Olympics.' Sport in History .

Macnaughtan, Helen (2013) 'The Life and Legacy of Kasai Masae: the Mother of Japanese Volleyball.' Harvard Asia Quarterly, 15 (No.3/4). pp. 38-46.

Macnaughtan, Helen (2012) 'An interview with Kasai Masae, captain of the Japanese women's volleyball team at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics.' Japan Forum, 24 (4). pp. 491-500.

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