The Urban-Culture Research Center (UCRC) at Osaka City University (OCU) is proud to present the ninth issue of UrbanScope, an online, open-access journal. As the name suggests, UrbanScope covers a broad spectrum of urban issues featuring contributions encompassing various perspectives within the humanities.
Yone Noguchi’s Introduction of Noh and Kyogen to the West and East
Special Topic: ‘Collective Inhabited Areas in Environmental history / Environmental writings’
The Power of the Water System: Towards a Global History of the Water Closet
Environmental History and Spatiality
Monks and the Desert in Western Thebes from the Sixth to the Eighth Century
Forest Settlement by Bruno Taut in Past and Present
Dreaming of “Human-Uninhabited” Areas? National Park Debates in Modern Germany and Japan