Undergraduate Faculty / Graduate School


Researcher Name田中 孝信タナカ タカノブ
AffiliationOsaka City University
SectionGraduate School of Literature and Human Sciences, Language and Culture Course
  • Master of Literature

Academic & Professional Experience

  • - : Lecturer, Associate Professor, Professor, Osaka City University

  • - : Lecturer, Associate Professor, Ohtani Women's College

Awards & Honors

  • : the Prize for an Excellent Textbook

Published Papers

  • Cultural Philanthropy and Narrative Strategy in Walter Besant's All Sorts and Conditions of Men

    TANAKA Takanobu
    (50) 1-17

  • Philanthropy or Pharisaism?: Images of Poor Children in Nineteenth Century London

    TANAKA Takanobu
    Studies in the Humanities 66 105-126

  • Ladies Impelled to Philanthropic Activities in the fin-de-siecle East End

    TANAKA Takanobu
    Studies in the Humanities 65 81-96

  • The Bond of Sisterhood in Wives and Daughters

    TANAKA Takanobu
    Studies in the Humanities 62 45-58

  • The Image of the Common Soldier in the Boer War: The Eruption of the Heterogeneous

    TANAKA Takanobu
    Studies in the Humanities 60 110-124

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Books etc

  • Dickens and Gissing: Subterranean Similarities and Differences

    Osaka Kyoiku Tosho

  • Sexuality and Victorian Culture


  • "Pip's Craving for Maternal Love"

  • "A Study of ┣DBGreat(/)-┫DB ┣DBExpectations(/)-┫DB -Commercialization and the True Gentleman-"

  • "A Study of ┣DBThe(/)-┫DB ┣DBOld(/)-┫DB ┣DBCuriosity(/)-┫DB ┣DBShop(/)-┫DB : Quilp and His Desire for the Inverted Relationship"

    Essays on English Language and Literature in Honor of Michio Kawai

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Conference Activities & Talks

  • Narrating Chinatown: The Seduction of "Oriental London"

    The Victorian Studies Society of Japan

  • Arthur Morrison's Authorial Distance in A Child of the Jago

    The 45th General Meeting of Osaka City University English Literary Society

  • Thomas Burke, Limehouse Nights: The Relations between Chinese Men and White Women

    The 2016 General Meetins of the Chugoku-Shikoku Branch of the The English Literary Society of Japan

  • Sexual Politics in Slum Fiction: Margaret Harkness and the East End

    The 43th General Meeting of Osaka City University English Literary Society


  • "A Study of Hard Times: Men at the Mercy of Women"

    Hiroshima Studies in English Language and Literature 45 57-68

  • "A Study of Martin Chuzzlewit--Women, Transgression, and Retribution--"

    Studies in Humanities 51 (4) 87-103

  • "Class and Taboo in Our Mutual Friend"

    Studies in the Humanities 48 (11) 49-72

  • "Empire, Demarcation, and Home in ┣DBDombey(/)-┫DB ┣DBand(/)-┫DB ┣DBSon(/)-┫DB"

    Studies in the Humanities 47 (11) 115-133

  • "Mother and Daughter in ┣DBDombey and Son(/)-┫DB"

    Studies in the Humanities 46 (13) 63-78

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Research Interests

Imperialism, Gender, Charles Dickens, Victorian Novels, English Literature,

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Research Areas

  • Literature/Literature in English

Association Memberships


  • The English Literary Society of Osaka City University

Research Grants & Projects

  • The Representation of Working-Class Children in the Late-Victorian Novel and Journalism

    Study duration : - Representative name : TANAKA Takanobu

  • Study on the Binary Opposition in Charles Dickens's Works


  • - : Hiroshima University Graduate School, Division of Letters

  • - : Osaka Kyoiku University Faculty of Education