Sociology Departments In Japan
Ryukoku University/Department of Sociology
Educational Activities - Faculty of Sociology - Department of Sociology, Ryukoku
Discovering Problems in Society.
The Department offers the following four courses which
focus on issues including social consciousness, industry, politics, environment, family,
culture to approach a broad range of study in sociology.
Social Consciousness Course
Evaluates current level of social consciousness and investigates ways of increasing it.
Media Course - Examines the people and their culture through
communication and society.
Clinical Sociological Course
Examines actual situations, causes, and solutions of problems in society.
Environmental Sociological Course
Surveys the relationship between environmental and social issues.
Having the Mahayana Buddhist ideal of "coexistence" as its founding spirit,
Shukutoku University aims to nurture human resources through providing practical education
that places value on human empathy and relationships with people in modern settings.
Edogawa University College of Sociology.
Department of Sociology and Human Studies.
Department of Sociology, Graduate School of Letters
School of Human Sciences, Osaka University
The Graduate School of Human Sciences conducts research on humans by analyzing and
evaluating human behavior, psychology and society, for the better comprehension of human
beings and the creation of mechanisms to enable humanity to live humanely.
Toyo University - Faculty of Sociology
SSM (Social Stratification and Social Mobility) project
has collected personal histories, concerned with social status and inequality, with
national representative samples in Japan.