Affiliation：Kyoto University Graduate School of Letters, Associate Professor
History of sociology, Sociological theory, Historical sociology
Current research interest
Study of the reception and reconstruction of Weberian sociological theory
“The Rise of the Intellectual Journalism in Modern Japan,” in: Tamotsu Aoki et al. (eds.),Kindai Nihon Bunka Ron (Essays on the Modern Japanese Culture) vol. 4 (Iwanami Shoten, 1999)
“Some characteristics of Historical Sociology in Contemporary Japan,” in: Yukitoshi Suzuki et al. (eds.), Rekishi Shakaigaku to Max Weber (Historical Sociology and Max Weber) vol. 1 (Risosha, 2003)
“On Some Problems of the ‘Weber-Paradigm’,” Tetsugaku Kenkyu (The Journal of Philosophical Studies) No. 583 (2007)
Tanaka, Noriyuki (ed.)(2010), Kôkyôken to “Tagenteki Kindai” no Shakaigaku Riron (Sociological Theories of Public Sphere and “Multiple Modernities”), Kyoto: Global Center of Excellence for Reconstruction of the Intimate and Public Spheres in 21st Century Asia.
Tanaka, Noriyuki (2011), “The Reception of Weber and Contemporary Sociology”, in: Sociological Review of Kobe University 27/28, pp. 12-27.
Yoshida, Jun/Tanaka, Noriyuki (eds.)(2014), Modaniti no Henyô to Kôkyôken (The Transformation of Modernity and Public Sphere), Kyoto: Kyoto University Press.