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Sawako Shirahase

Professor of Sociology at The University of Tokyo

Major works

  • Social Inequality in Japan, Routledge, 2013
  • “Income inequality among older people in rapidly aging Japan,” Research in Social Stratification and Mobility 41:1-15, 2015.

About Me

Sawako is a Professor of Sociology at the Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology at the University of Tokyo. She received her D.Phil in Sociology from Oxford University in 1997.

Courses and Programs taught by Sawako Shirahase