Personnel Information

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KEVIN HEFFERNAN

Title
Professor
Laboratory Address
Rm. 302, Building I
Research Fields, Keywords
linguistics, morphology, corpus, dialect
Research Outline
Language variation and change in vernacular Japanese
Mail Address
E-mail address

Degree 【 display / non-display

  • Degree name:Doctor (Phil.)
    Classified degree field:Linguistics
    Degree awarding institution:University of Toronto, Canada
    Acquisition way:Coursework
    Date of acquisition:2007.05

Campus Career 【 display / non-display

  • Job function organization:Kwansei Gakuin University School of Policy Studies Department of Policy Studies
    Career:Professor
    Duties period:2009.09 -

Field of expertise (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification) 【 display / non-display

  • Field of expertise (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification):linguistics

  • Field of expertise (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification):Japanese linguistics

 

Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: The varying complexity of the syntactic role of nouns: Evidence from Japanese corpora
    Publication title: Proceedings of the 4th Asia Pacific Corpus Linguistics Conference (APCLC 2018)  (p.122 - 128)
    Date of issue: 2018.09
    Name of author(s): Heffernan, Kevin, and Sato, Yo

    Type of publication: Research paper (research society, symposium materials, etc.)
    Co-author classification: Joint Work

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: How distinctive is your corpus? A metric for the degree of deviation from the norm
    Publication title: Proceedings of the 4th Asia Pacific Corpus Linguistics Conference (APCLC 2018)  (p.381 - 384)
    Date of issue: 2018.09
    Name of author(s): Sato, Yo, and Heffernan, Kevin

    Type of publication: Research paper (research society, symposium materials, etc.)
    Co-author classification: Joint Work

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: Creating dialect sub-corpora by clustering: a case in Japanese for an adaptive method
    Publication title: Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2018)  (p.3612 - 3616)
    Date of issue: 2018.05
    Name of author(s): Sato, Yo, and Heffernan, Kevin

    Type of publication: Research paper (research society, symposium materials, etc.)
    Co-author classification: Joint Work

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: Quantifying ‘standardness’ of the language use in a locality: a study with Twitter data
    Publication title: Corpus Linguistics International Conference 2017 Abstracts
    Date of issue: 2017.07
    Name of author(s): Sato, Yo, Heffernan, Kevin, Kishie, Shunsuke, and Hattori, Kota

    Type of publication: Research paper (research society, symposium materials, etc.)
    Co-author classification: Joint Work

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: Age-related patterns in lexical bundle usage: Evidence from a corpus of vernacular Japanese
    Publication title: Corpus Linguistics International Conference 2017 Abstracts
    Date of issue: 2017.07
    Name of author(s): Heffernan, Kevin, and Sato, Yo

    Type of publication: Research paper (research society, symposium materials, etc.)
    Co-author classification: Joint Work

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  • Heffernan, K., & Nishino, K. (2020). Gender-based differences in expository language use: A corpus study of Japanese. Asia Pacific Journal of Corpus Research, 1(2), 1-14.
    https://.doi.org/10.22925/APJCR.2020.1.2.1

Books 【 display / non-display

  • Written language: English
    Book Title: The grammar of Kansai vernacular Japanese
    Publisher's name: 関西学院大学出版会
    Date of issue: 2019.02
    Name of author(s): Kevin Heffernan

    Type of books: Scholarly Book
    Form of book: Single Work
    Field of experts (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification):Japanese language education

  • Written language: English
    Book Title: Introduction to Communication for Japanese Students
    Publisher's name: くろしお出版
    Date of issue: 2013.04
    Name of author(s): Kevin Heffernan

    Type of books: Textbook
    Form of book: Single Work

Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research 【 display / non-display

  • Research item:Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research(C)
    Research activities period:2017.04 - 2020.03