Dr. Hanno Jentzsch, MA
Department of East Asian Studies
Spitalgasse 2, Hof 2 (Campus)
1090 Wien
Room: 2K-O1-26
T: +43-1-4277-43811
Profile photoHanno Jentzsch
Department of East Asian Studies
Email: hanno.jentzsch@univie.ac.at

Research Interests

Japanese political economy

Institutional change

Rural Japan

Agricultural politics

Welfare regimes

Varieties of capitalism

 

Bio

Hanno Jentzsch holds a MA in East Asian Politics (Ruhr-University Bochum, 2011) and received his PhD from the University of Duisburg-Essen in March 2016. From October 2016 to March 2020, he held a position as a senior research fellow at the German Institute for Japanese Studies in Tokyo. His dissertation analyzed the process of institutional change in Japan’s agricultural support and protection regime. His research interests further include central-local political relations, the political economy of “rural revitalization” in Japan, the Japanese welfare state, and the role of informal institutions in processes of institutional change in advanced political economies.  

 

Current research project

Governing decline - Changing Patterns of Local Governance in Japan's Peripheries

 

Recent publications

Jentzsch, Hanno. Forthcoming. Harvesting State Support: Institutional Change and Local Agency in Japan’s Agricultural Support and Protection Regime. Toronto: Toronto University Press.

Special Issue in Pacific Affairs: Renegotiating Social Risk Shifts in the People's Republic of China and Japan (co-edited with Alison Lamont).

Jentzsch, Hanno. 2020. "Japan's Changing Regional World of Welfare: Agricultural Reform, Hamlet-based Collective Farming, and the Local Renegotiation of Social Risks." Pacific Affairs, 93 (2): 327–351.

Jentzsch, Hanno. 2020. "Regional Revitalization as a Contested Arena: Promoting Wine Tourism in Yamanashi". In Japan's New Ruralities, ed. Wolfram Manzenreiter, Ralph Lützeler and Sebastian Polak-Rottmann. Abingdon, Oxon, New York, NY: Routledge: 159–174.

 

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Jentzsch, H., & Ganseforth, S. (Accepted/In press). Introduction: Rethinking locality in Japan . In Rethinking Locality in Japan Routledge, Taylor & Francis. Nissan Institute / Routledge Japanese Studies Series

Ganseforth, S., & Jentzsch, H. (Eds.) (Accepted/In press). Rethinking Locality in Japan. Routledge, Taylor & Francis. Nissan Institute / Routledge Japanese Studies Series

Jentzsch, H. (2020). Building Arguments on National Policies from Everyday Observations. In N. Kottmann, & C. Reiher (Eds.), Studying Japan : Handbook of Research Designs, Fieldwork and Methods (pp. 169-173). Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft.


Jentzsch, H. (2020). Regional Revitalization as a Contested Arena: Promoting Wine Tourism in Yamanashi . In W. Manzenreiter , R. Lützeler , & P-R. Sebastian (Eds.), Japan's New Ruralities: Copung with Decline in the Periphery (pp. 159-174). Routledge, Taylor & Francis.


Jentzsch, H. (2020). San'ya 2020: From Building to Hosting the Tokyo Olympics. In H. Barbara, G. Isaac , W. Manzenreiter , & F. Waldenberger (Eds.), Japan Through the Lens of the Tokyo Olympics (pp. 54-58). Routledge, Taylor & Francis.


Jentzsch, H. (2017). Subsidized Tradition, Networks, and Power: Hamlet Farming in Japan’s Changing Agricultural Support and Protection Regime. In A. Niehaus , & T. Walravens (Eds.), Feeding Japan : The Cultural and Political Issues of Dependency and Risk (pp. 413-442). Palgrave Macmillan.


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Sanya 2020: Tokyo's Tagelöhnervierter vor den Olympischen Spielen

Hanno Jentzsch (Speaker)

5 Feb 2020

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Public


Governing the “Man-Made Disaster” – Town-Building and Local Self-Governance in the Peripheries of Amalgamated Municipalities in Japan

Hanno Jentzsch (Speaker)

15 Jul 201919 Jul 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Japan’s Changing Agricultural Welfare State – Struggling Cooperatives, Collective Farming, and Village Institutions

Hanno Jentzsch (Speaker)

23 Jun 201825 Jun 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Defensive Institution-Building and Changing Social and Political Boundaries: Local Agricultural Regimes and Agricultural Reform in Japan

Hanno Jentzsch (Speaker)

3 Jun 20186 Jun 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Department of East Asian Studies

Spitalgasse 2, Hof 2 (Campus)
1090 Wien
Room: 2K-O1-26

T: +43-1-4277-43811
F: +43-1-4277-843811

hanno.jentzsch@univie.ac.at

Hanno Jentzsch holds a MA in East Asian Politics (Ruhr-University Bochum, 2011) and received his PhD from the University of Duisburg-Essen in March 2016. From October 2016 to March 2020, he held a position as a senior research fellow at the German Institute for Japanese Studies in Tokyo. His dissertation analyzed the process of institutional change in Japan’s agricultural support and protection regime. His research interests further include central-local political relations, the political economy of “rural revitalization” in Japan, the Japanese welfare state, and the role of informal institutions in processes of institutional change in advanced political economies.

Consultation hours: Please contact me via e-mail.


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