The Legacy of Alfred Schutz
International Conference on His Centennial

Sponsored by Waseda University
The Waseda Sociological Association
The Center for Research in Human Sciences
Waseda University International Conference Center



Friday, March 26, 1999

16:00 Welcome Address
Hisashi Nasu (Waseda University: Japan)
Message from Evelyn Schutz Lang
Opening Remarks
Yoshiyuki Satoh (Waseda University: Japan)
16:15 Session 1 Chair; Yoshikuni Yatani (Otemon Gakuin University: Japan)
 Yoshikazu Satoh (Ritsumeikan University: Japan)
"Alfred Schutz and Tomoo Otaka in 1930's: Their Social Theory and its Social- Cultural Background"

Mototaka Mori (Waseda University: Japan)
"Alfred Schutz and the Imperial Capital Vienna"
18:00 Video Presentation
"Alfred Schutz: Philosopher of Social Science in the 20th Century" : video presented by Lester Embree
19:00 Welcome Party
Speech: Tomoko Hisatome, Hiroshi Endoh, George Psathas, Hongwoo Kim, Ilja Srubar

Saturday, March 27, 1999

09:00 Session 2 Chair; Jun'ichi Murata (University of Tokyo: Japan)
Chung - Chi Yu (Tamkang University: Taiwan)
"Schutz on Transcendence and the Variety of Lifeworld Experience"

Hongwoo Kim (Seoul National University: Korea)
"A Post-Husserlian Account of the Life-World: Alfred Schutz"

Lester Embree (Florida Atlantic University: USA)
"Alfred Schutz on the World as Natural"
14:00 Session 3 Chair; Koichi Osada (Waseda University: Japan)
Sung - Gwan Park (Seoul National University: Korea)
"Alfred Schutz on Communication: Its Implications on Korean Society"

Masataka Katagiri (Chukyo University: Japan)
"Self, Role and Narrative"

In - Suk Cha (Seoul National University: Korea)
"Mundialization of Home: Toward a Great Community"
17:30 Session 4 Chair; Kazuhisa Nishihara (Musashi University: Japan)
Hironao Harie (Musashi University: Japan)
"A Reflection on the Stock of Knowledge at Hand as a Transcendental Concept"

Martin Endress (University of Konstanz: Germany)
"Alfred Schutz and Karl Mannheim: Antipodes in the Sociology of Knowledge?"

Sunday, March 28, 1999

09:00 Session 5 Chair; Constans Seyfarth (University of Tuebingen: Germany)
Kyoko Utsunomiya (Toyo University: Japan)
"Problems of the Relation between Subjective and Objective Meaning"

George Psathas (Boston University: USA)
"The Ideal Type in Weber and Schutz"

Hideo Hama (University of Tsukuba: Japan)
"Alfred Schutz's Theory of Science and Ethnomethodology"
14:00 Session 6 Chair; Ken'ichi Tominaga (Musashi Institute of Technology: Japan)
Kazuhiko Okuda (International University of Japan: Japan)
"Schutz and Citizenship: Rethinking Citizenship in the Multi-National State"

Ilja Srubar (University of Erlangen - Nuernberg: Germany)
"The Origin of "the Politic" in the Structure of the Lifeworld"
16:00 Closing Remarks
Lester Embree (Florida Atlantic University: USA)
16:15 Farewell Address
Hisashi Nasu (Waseda University: Japan)

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