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  FUNATSU Yasushi
   Hiroshima shudo University  The Faculty of Global and Community Studies
■ Present specialized field
●Specialized field
International Politics, religious studies, regional studies 
global journalism practice, history of diplomacy and international relations, sociology of religion, North America, Western Asia 
●The main research themes
1. the U.S.-Israel Special Relationship 
2. Arab-Israel Conflict 
3. Liberal Realism 
4. The History of Israeli Nuclear Development 
●Capable of joint research and research consultation content
■ Academic background
1. 1976/04~1981/03 The University of Tokyo Graduated Bachelor of Arts (Sociology)
■ Business career
1. 1991/01~1992/08 Moscow Correspondent
2. 1994/03~1997/08 Jerusalem Bureau Chief
3. 2000/08~2004/01 London Correspondent
4. 2009/06~2012/06 Okayama Bureau Chief
5. 2012/08~2014/08 New York Bureau Chief
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■ Book and thesis
1. Book The Alliance of the Bible: Why Does America Support the Jewish State? (Single) 
2. Book Leak and Spin (Collaboration) 2017/12
3. Thesis Netanyahu and Hamas: The Symbiosis of Anti-Peace Forces (Single) 2024/02
4. Thesis American Liberal's Pro-Israel Views, Civil Religion, and Founding Myth (Single) 2022/09
5. Thesis The Formation of the U.S.-Israeli 'Special Relationship' and the 'Promised Land ' (Single) 2021/09
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■ Lecturer and lecture
1. 2023/04 Russian Aggression against Ukraine and G7 Presidency Japan
2. 2023/02 Russian Aggression against Ukraine and G7 Presidency Japan
3. 2022/10 Russian invasion, Ukraine’s resistance
4. 2019/10 Changing Superpower of God and Liberty (Hiroshima city) Link
5. 2019/10 Presitent Trump's Strategy for Reelection and Diplomacy (Hiroshima city)
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■ Subject
1. Area / History Studies Ⅳ(Topics in American Politics and History)
2. Area / History Studies Practice Ⅳ(case study)
3. BA Thesis
4. Basic Seminar
5. International Journalism
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■ Main Subject
Global Journalism, the U.S. - Middle East Politics and Society, Media Studies, Sociology of Religion
■ Educational ability
● Special note of person who has experience of business
1. 1981/04~2016/03 New York and Jerusalem Bureau Chief, correspondent in Moscow and London, senior editor of Kyodo News.
■ Announcement about the education
1. 2020/10
Contribution Type : 単独
■ Developed teaching materials, textbooks, reference books
1. 2020/09
Contribution Type : 単著
2. 2022/04
Contribution Type : 単著
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