SHIMOTOMAI, Nobuo Mr.
b. 1948, Japanese citizen

Professor

Faculty of Law

Hosei University
612-3-5-9 Yahata-cho
Musashino-shi, Tokyo

TEL: (422) 60-5343
FAX: (422) 60-5343
E-MAIL: shimotom@i.hosei.ac.jp

CAN BE INTERVIEWED FOR: Print, TV

INTERVIEW LANGUAGES: English, Japanese

SPECIALIZATIONS:

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Professor, Seikei University, 1985-88, Associated Writer for Asahi Shinbun.

IN US: 1992-94 - Fulbright; repeated brief trips.

MAJOR PUBLICATIONS:

Russian World, Tikuma Shobo, 1999; Russian Contemporary Politics, Tokyo University Press, 1997; Russia and Japan (Praeger, 1995); Moscow Under Stalinist Rule 1931-34 (MacMillan, 1991; Iwanami, Shoten 1994); Path to the CIS (Jiji Press, 1992); Contemporary Soviet Politics (second edition) (University of Tokyo Press, 1990).