Shinichi Takeuchi

Shinichi Takeuchi
Position: Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, Director, African Studies Center
Specialty:  Political Economy, Area Studies (Africa)

Role in this research group

Research and Studies of African National Formation and Construction

Education and Research Experience:

French Studies, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, 1986

Enter Institute of Developing Economies Japan External Trade Organization, Apr.1981, 1986

Ph.D, University of Tokyo, 2008

JICA Research Institute, 2009

Institute of Developing Economies Japan External Trade Organization, 2012-2017. 3

Director, African Studies Center, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, 2017. 4 – present

Main Research Achievement:

1.           Shinichi Takeuchi, “‘Twin Countries’ with Contrasting Institutions: Post-Conflict State-Building in Rwanda and Burundi”, in Preventing Violent Conflict in Africa: Inequalities, Perceptions and Institutions(Yoichi Mine, Frances Stewart, Sakiko Fukuda-Parr and Thandika Mkandawire eds.), Palgrave-Macmillan, forthcoming.

2.           Shinichi Takeuchi, “Gacaca and DDR: The Disputable Record of State-Building in Rwanda” Working Paper No.32, JICA Research Institute. 2009. (http://jica-ri.jica.go.jp/publication/assets/JICA-RI_WP_No.32_2011.pdf)

3.           Shinichi Takeuchi, “Political Liberalization or Armed Conflicts? Political Changes in Post-Cold War Africa,” The Developing Economies, 45(2): 172-193.

4.           Shinichi Takeuchi『Current African Conflict and Government―The Post-Colonial Patrimonial State and Conflict in Africa: Understanding the Genocide in Rwanda』Akashi-Shoten, 2009.

5.           Shinichi Takeuchi 『Between War and Peace, After Conflict outbreak, Africa and International Society』IDE-JETRO, 2008.

6.           Shinichi Takeuchi『Government, Violence, Politics―Around Asian and African Conflict』Institute of Developing Economies Japan External Trade Organizaiton、2003.