RYŪGAKU: Explorations in Study Abroad

Currently, we publish a peer-refereed journal that comes out 2-3 times a year. Articles over a year old are indexed and downloadable from this website. Access to more recent articles is restricted to members.

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8.2 - 10/2015BLOCK, DavidSecond Language IdentitiesBook Review
8.2 - 10/2015NEWFIELDS, TimStudy Abroad!Text Review
8.2 - 10/2015NEWFIELDS, TimSocial and Cultural Aspects of Language Learning in Study AbroadBook Review
8.2 - 10/2015KINGINGER, CelesteStudy Abroad Perspectives: Celeste KingingerInterview
8.2 - 10/2015NEWFIELDS, Tim & Ogawa, ErinaMultiple Perspectives on the Self in SLABook Review
8.1 - 4/2015NEWFIELDS, TimClassroom Ideas: Scaffolding the Meta-language of Study AbroadClassroom Ideas
8.1 - 4/2015MORRIS, Tim & LANKSHEAR, KenEnglish Villages and the Study Abroad Experience: Does Authenticity Matter?Article
8.1 - 4/2015JACKSON, JaneStudy Abroad Perspectives: An Interview with Jane JacksonInterview
8.1 - 4/2015HUMPHREYS, GarethPromoting self-reflection for study abroad . . .Article
8.1 - 4/2015GOODWIN, Allan & NEWFIELDS, TimBook Review: Intercultural Journeys from Study to Residence Abroad (Jackson, 2010)Book Review
7.2 - 11/2014SATORI, Eiki海外留学の展望 佐取永基氏へのインタビューInterview
7.2 - 11/2014SATORI, EikiStudy Abroad Perspectives: An Interview with Eiki SatoriInterview
7.2 - 11/2014NEWFIELDS, TimBook Review: Second Language Identity in Narratives of Study Abroad (Benson, Barkhuizen, Bodycott, & Brown, 2013)Book Review
7.2 - 11/2014HUBERT, Russell & NEWFIELDS, TimEvidence for and against Rexeisen’s Boomerang Hypothesis among study abroad returneesArticle
7.2 - 11/2014NEWFIELDS, TimBook Review: Language, Identity and Study Abroad (Jackson, 2008)Book Review
7.1 - 7/2014RUMMINGER, BrettStudy Abroad Perspectives: An Interview with Brett RummingerInterview
7.1 - 7/2014NEWFIELDS, TimText Review: Travel Abroad Project (McMahon, 2005)Text Review
7.1 - 7/2014NEWFIELDS, Tim & GROGER, KenStudy abroad research artifacts: Exploring the effects of survey implicature . . .Article
7.1 - 7/2014HORNESS, PaulSocial narrative inquiry of three Japanese university participants . . ., AArticle
6.2 - 12/2013MUSTY, NickSimulation of a study abroad language programme: . . .Article
6.2 - 12/2013MARUYAMA, Isamu海外留学の展望 丸山勇氏へのインタビューInterview
6.2 - 12/2013OKAZAKI, TakayukiAinu - Maori Exchange for Language and Culture RevitalizationArticle
6.2 - 12/2013VILLALOBOS-BUEHNER, MariaBook Review: Study abroad programs and their effect on possible Language 2 selves . . .(Villalobos-Buehner, 2009)Book Review
6.2 - 12/2013MARUYAMA, IsamuStudy Abroad Perspectives: An Interview with Isamu MaruyamaInterview
6.1 - 3/2013NEWFIELDS, Tim & GROGER, KenStudy abroad, survey-tests, and micro-narratives: Exploring the interfaceArticle
6.1 - 3/2013NEWFIELDS, TimAnalyzing Qualitative Data: Systematic Approaches (Bernard, Ryan, 2010)Book Review
6.1 - 3/2013ALEXANDER, OlwynStudy Abroad & EAP: An Interview with Olwyn AlexanderInterview
5.3 - 12/2012KAWAHARA, Toshiaki & McCARTY, Steve教育におけるグローバリゼーション 河原俊昭氏とスティーブ·マッカーティ氏によるパネルインタビューInterview
5.3 - 12/2012KAWAHARA, Toshiaki & McCARTY, SteveStudy Abroad Perspectives: A Panel Interview with Toshiaki Kawahara & Steve McCartyInterview
5.3 - 12/2012JOHNSTON, ScottInternationalizing campuses and curricula: Some current innovations in the United StatesArticle
5.3 - 12/2012NEWFIELDS, TimBook Review: first time effect, The . . .(McKeown, 2009)Book Review
5.2 - 8/2012NEWFIELDS, TimLanguage learning and study abroad - A critical reading of the research (Kinginger, 2009)Book Review
5.2 - 8/2012FRYER, MitchellMotivating learners for study abroad: Strategies for facilitating L2 motivation and acquisitionArticle
5.2 - 8/2012KINGINGER, CelesteBook Review: Language Learning and Study Abroad (Kinginger, 2009)Book Review
5.2 - 8/2012CHURCHILL, EtonStudy Abroad Perspectives: An Interview with Eton ChurchillInterview
5.1 - 1/2012NEWFIELDS, TimDirections in study abroad motivational researchArticle
5.1 - 1/2012ASAI, Hirozumi海外留学の展望 浅井宏純氏へのインタビューInterview
5.1 - 1/2012ASAI, HirozumiStudy Abroad Perspectives: An Interview with Hirozumi AsaiInterview
5.1 - 1/2012FRYER, MitchellUnderstanding L2 motivation in a study abroad contextArticle
4.1 - 4/2011PIGGOT, JulianTowards a richer understanding of the study abroad experienceArticle
4.1 - 4/2011NEWFIELDS, TimCritical incidents in study abroad: Some contrasting multidisciplinary perspectivesArticle
3.2 - 11/2010HARRIS, Justineffects of a short-term study abroad program on the beliefs of Japanese university students . . ., TheArticle
3.2 - 11/2010GILMOUR, ElaineStudy Abroad Perspectives: An Interview with Elaine GilmourInterview
3.1 - 5/2010SUSSER, BernardResearching the test preparation course: What is neededArticle
3.1 - 5/2010EBERL, DerekPerspective and interest in studying abroad: What American high school students . . .Article
2.2 - 8/2009O'NEILL, ByronChaperone in university short-term study abroad programs, TheArticle
2.2 - 8/2009STREFFORD, PatrickBenefits of compulsory ryūgaku, TheArticle
2.1 - 5/2009AKEBA, YumikoStudy Abroad Perspectives: An Interview with Yumiko AkebaInterview
2.1 - 5/2009BUSHELL, BrendaJapanese university students' assessment of a collaborative field study program abroadArticle
1.1 - 4/2008THORPE, ToddClassroom Ideas: Fostering communication with student portfoliosClassroom Ideas
1.1 - 4/2008McINTYRE, DanielImportant issues in international studyArticle