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Sophia University 
Faculty of Liberal Arts 
Department of Liberal Arts 

Professor 
Wank Louis David 

Birth:1957  
Tel.03-3238-4053  
Fax.03-3238-4076  
 

Work experience
Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, The University of Tokyo  Adjunct Instructor  2003/10/01-2004/03/31 

Academic background
Oberlin College  B.A. (1980) History/ East Asian Studies  History East Asian Studies  1980/06/01  Graduated  United States of America 
Harvard University  Sociology  Sociology  Doctor prophase  1988/05/31  Completed  United States of America 
Harvard University  Sociology  Sociology  Doctor later  1993/05/31  Completed  United States of America 

Academic degrees
B.A.  Oberlin College  1980/06/01 
M.A.  Harvard University  1988/05/31 
Ph. D.  Harvard University  1993/05/31 

Current state of research and teaching activities
I specialize in economic and political sociology with a research focus on China. I study institutional change in social fields through ethnographic field methods. To date I undertaken studies of private business, Buddhism, the underground economy, and transnational networks. I teach a range of courses from the introductory to the graduate level: Introduction to Sociology; Introduction to the Field Methods; Political Sociology; Economic Sociology; State and Society in China; Political Sociology of Globalization. 

Bibliography
『Making Religion, Making the State: The Politics of Religion in Modern China』  (ed. by) Yoshiko Ashiwa, David Louis Wank  Stanford University Press  2009 
Social connections in China : institutions, culture, and the changing nature of Guanxi(Structural analysis in the social sciences)「Business-state Clientelism in China: decline or evolution?」  (ed.by)Thomas Gold, Doug Guthrie, David Wank  Cambridge University Press  2002 
Social connections in China : institutions, culture, and the changing nature of Guanxi(Structural analysis in the social sciences)「An introduction to the study of guanxi」  (ed.by)Thomas Gold, Doug Guthrie, David Wank  Cambridge University Press  2002 
Politics in China : moving frontiers(CERI series in international relations and political economy)「The making of China’s rentier entrepreneur elite: state, clientelism, and power conversion, 1978-1995」  David Wank (ed.by)Françoise Mengin, Jean-Louis Rocca  Palgrave Macmillan  2002 
Social connections in China : institutions, culture, and the changing nature of Guanxi(Structural analysis in the social sciences)「The significance of the declining significance of guanxi: how networks change in China's market economy」  (ed.by)Thomas Gold, Doug Guthrie, David Wank  Cambridge University Press  2002 
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Papers
Rethinking Locales in Globalization: China's Shanxi Province in Comparative Perspective (Conference Abstrats)  WANK LOUIS DAVID, David L. Wank, Linda Grove, and James Farrer  AGLOS Working Paper Series  2007 
The Politics of a Reviving Buddhist Temple: state, Association, and Temple in Southeast China  Yoshiko Ashiwa; David L Wank  Journal of Asian Studies  Association for Asian Studies  2006/05 
The Globalization of Chinese Buddhism: Clergy and Devotee Networks in the Twentieth Century  Yoshiko Ashiwa; David L Wank  International Journal of Asian Studies  Cambridge University Press  2005/07 
Civil Society and Development  Wank, David L.  Sophia International Review  Sophia University, Faculty of Comparative Culture  2004 
Global Studies: The Emergence and Mapping of a Field  WANK LOUIS DAVID  AGLOS News  2003 
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Prizes
Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies Kukin Fellowship  1992 
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, Program on Peace and International Cooperation Research and Writing Grant for August, 1998-March, 2000 (U.S. $100,000)  1997 
National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship  1991 
M.A passed with distinction, Harvard University  1988 
National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship  1988 
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Teaching achievements
Linking up the classroom with the real world  2008-Present 
Class evaluation  1992-Present 
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Memberships of academic societies
Asian Studies Conference Japan 
Association of Asian Studies 
American Sociological Association 
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