1st Annual Conference, March 30-31, 1992
Nara Women's University
"Sociological Approaches to Traditional Sports (Including the Martial Arts)"
Hiroshi Komuku (Tenri University) and Yoshiaki Kameyama (Ryukoku University)
Hideo Tatano (Kyushu University),
"The Transformation of the Institution of Judo"
Lee Thompson (Osaka Gakuin University),
"Tradition and Modernity in Sumo"
Kimio Itoh (Osaka University),
"Discourse, Form, and Practice in a Martial Art: Kendo"
Ken Kageyama (Aichi University of Education) and
Hideki Nishimura (Kochi Women's University)