Research Publications for Fumiko Nishimura

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  • Nishimura, F., & Umeda, K. (2016). Benefits and issues: Visitor sessions with pre-intermediate learners of japanese. In M. Ogino, P. Shino, & D. Nesbitt (Eds.), Creating New Synergies: Approaches of Tertiary Japanese Programmes in New Zealand (pp. 142-186). Massey University Press.

  • Nishimura, F., & Umeda, K. (2015). Visitor sessions in university’s Japanese class. In The 21st Biennial New Zealand Asian Studies Society (NZASIA) Conference. Conference held at University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand.

  • Nishimura, F. (2014). Politeness to friends in Japanese email messages. In Workshop: Tertiary Japanese Language Education in New Zealand: Are we giving generation Z what they want?. Conference held at Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand.

  • Nishimura, F. (2014). Analysis on e mail messages written by intermediate learners of Japanese. In International Conference on Japanese Language Education (ICJLE). Conference held at Sydney, NSW.

  • Nishimura, F. (2012). Issues in writing Japanese e mail messages. In International Conference on Japanese Language Education (ICJLE). Conference held at Nagoya, Japan.

  • Nishimura, F. (2011). Lying: Strategies to manage undesirable communicative situations in Japan and New Zealand. (PhD Thesis, University of Waikato).

  • Nishimura, F. (2009). Interpersonal communication patterns of refusal in Japanese and English. In Japanese Studies Association of Australia - International Conference on Japanese Language Education. Conference held at The University of Sydney, 13-16.

  • Nishimura, F. (2008). The reality of lies in Japan and New Zealand. In ALANZ: Applied Linguistics Association of New Zealand Auckland/Waikato Regional Seminar. Conference held at University of Waikato, New Zealand.

  • Nishimura, F. (2008). Refusal strategies in Japanese and English: analysis of role-play conversation. In AILA 2008: The 15th World Congress of Applied Linguistics - Multilingualism; Challenges and Opportunities. Conference held at Germany.

  • Nishimura, F. (2007). Kotowari ni Mochiirareru Iiwake no Nichiei Taisho Kenkyu (Excuses Offered for Refusals in Japanese and English). Japanese-Language Education around the Globe, 17, 93-112. Retrieved from

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