Journal No.15

A Study of the Acceptance of Western Literature in Japan through Kyogen Adaptations
KIKUCHI Zenta ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・001
Politeness Level Comparison of Request Expressions
―Focused on Gender through American and Japanese Films―
KURAYA Nobuko ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・013
C.S.Lewis’s Trinity―The Divinity of Jesus Christ―
TAKAHASHI Kiyotaka ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・025
Theorizing the Interface between Border Crossing and War Memories
―Cultural Representations of the Aftermath of War―
MIYATA Fumihisa ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・035
Difference of Informal Communication in a Scale of High School Organization
―Focused on The Effect on Students and Teachers―
ETO Naoko ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・043
Improvements in Gender Equality and Regional Economic Growth
KOBAYASHI Atsuko ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・055
The Present Situation of Introduction of the Token Economy System in Formal Education of Japan
SUGIMOTO Tadashi ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・067
Index of Behavior Variability: Sequential Independence
MURAI Keiko ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・075
Capability management in Competitive Strategy
―Sustainability and inimitability in competitive advantage by Japanese multinationals ―
ISHII Ryoma ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・083
A Survey of Earnings Management
HASHIMOTO Kosuke ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・095
Reconsidering Arthur Miller― The Last Three Plays ―
OCHIAI Sadao ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・107
Two New Kyogen Adaptations of The Merry Wives of Windsor―A Comparison of Ninin-Nyobo and Horazamurai
KIKUCHI Zenta ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・119
Hara Saihin’s Saiyu Nichireki―Fellowship among Kyushu region poets (1) Shimabara Domain―
KOTANI Kikue ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・127
C.S.Lewis’s Arguments for the Existence of God
TAKAHASHI Kiyotaka ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・139
A study of J. S. Bach’s Cantatas ―Bach’s creations and his approaching G. F. Händel during the Leipzig era―
IKEJIMA Yozefu ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・149
On Mathematics Education in Ecuador―An Assessment of Student Performance according to Four Surveys ―
KATSUMATA Kazumi ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・161
Practice research on the desirable relationship formation in Japanese elementary school settings
SUGIMOTO Tadashi ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・171
Qualitative study of teachers’ guidance for students refusing to attend school
-Case studies at a senior high school-
MIYAZAKI Kumiko ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・183
Measuring behavior variability with lag schedule
MURAI Keiko ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・195
Beauty and the intelligible world―an inquiry of Kant’s Critique of Judgment―
YAMAGATA Yasuyuki ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・203
Capability Management at the Level of Business Strategy
―The perspective from product mix and economies of scope―
ISHII Ryoma ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・215
A Comparative Study of Agrarian Reforms under Contemporary System in Some Countries
INOUE Takashi ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・223
A Study of Family Corporation under the Corporation Tax Act, and Family Businesses
―A Study of the Importance of Introducing the View Point of Family Businesses to Family Corporation under the Tax Revisions ―
HASHIMOTO Kosuke ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・235
The Reception of the Kabuki Play Terakoya in Early 20th Century America (2)
OTSUKA Nanae ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・247
Hara Saihin’s Saiyu Nichireki ―Fellowship among Kyushu region poets (2) On Amakusa island―
KOTANI Kikue ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・257
Behavior of Non-Human Characters in The Chronicles of Narnia
―Gender Roles of Non-Human Characters in The Horse and His Boy―
NAKAJIMA Chiaki ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・269
Homosexual Representations under the Patriarchal Order Observed in Tennessee Williams
MATSUZAKI, Shigeri ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・279
Trial analysis of safety climate questionnaire items by applying intra-class correlation
AKATSUKA Hajime ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・291
The Correlation between Attentiveness and Behavior Variability
MURAI Keiko ・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・303