Florian Purkarthofer, BA MA

News: Gmeinbauer, C. / Polak-Rottmann, S. / Purkarthofer, F. eds. (2020)
Wiener Selektion japanologischer Methoden: Jahrgang 2020. Wien: Abteilung für Japanologie, Institut für Ostasienwissenschaften, Universität Wien. (= Beiträge zur Japanologie; 48)

Purkarthofer, F. (2020)
"Tokyo’s architecture and urban structure: Change in an ever-changing city". in B. Holthus, I. Gagné, W. Manzenreiter, & F. Waldenberger (Hrsg.), Japan Through the Lens of the Tokyo Olympics . London: Routledge, 47-51.
https://doi.org/10.4324/9781003033905

Purkarthofer, F. (2020)
"Tokyo behind Screens: Participant Observation in a City of Mobile Digital Communication", International Quarterly for Asian Studies 50 (3-4), 55–78. https://crossasia-journals.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/index.php/iqas/issue/view/747

Consultation hours: Monday upon request

Gmeinbauer, C., Polak-Rottmann, S., & Purkarthofer, F. (2020). Die Qual der Methodenwahl: Vorwort. In Wiener Selektion japanologischer Methoden: Jahrgang 2020 (pp. 7 - 16). Abt. für Japanologie des Inst. für Ostasienwiss. der Univ. Wien. Beiträge zur Japanologie. Veröffentlichungen des Instituts für Japanologie der Universität Wien, Vol.. 48

Purkarthofer, F., & Polak-Rottmann, S. (2020). „Reden ist Silber, Zuhören ist Gold“: Durchführung und Analyse qualitativer Interviews in Japan. In Wiener Selektion japanologischer Methoden: Jahrgang 2020 (pp. 127 - 156). Beiträge zur Japanologie. Veröffentlichungen des Instituts für Japanologie der Universität Wien, Vol.. 48

Gmeinbauer, C., Polak-Rottmann, S., & Purkarthofer, F. (Eds.) (2020). Wiener Selektion japanologischer Methoden: Jahrgang 2020. (1 ed.) Abt. für Japanologie des Inst. für Ostasienwiss. der Univ. Wien. Beiträge zur Japanologie. Veröffentlichungen des Instituts für Japanologie der Universität Wien, Vol.. 48

Purkarthofer, F. (2020). Tokyo’s architecture and urban structure: Change in an ever-changing city. In B. Holthus, I. Gagné, W. Manzenreiter, & F. Waldenberger (Eds.), Japan Through the Lens of the Tokyo Olympics (pp. 47-51). Routledge. https://doi.org/10.4324/9781003033905





The Narrow Streets Behind the Doors of Perception: Unscrambling Everyday Urban Space Through Senses and Discourses

Florian Purkarthofer (Speaker)
27 Feb 2020

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Shifts in Urban Transformation: Tokyo’s Architecture and Urban Structure Analyzed Through the 2020 Olympic Games

Florian Purkarthofer (Speaker)
8 Nov 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


The City Behind the Screens: Digitally Shared Perceptions and Networks of Imagined Tastes and Smells

Florian Purkarthofer (Speaker)
16 Apr 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Tokyo Topoi – Was urbane Orte ausmacht und was aus Orten gemacht wird

Florian Purkarthofer (Speaker)
13 Feb 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Public


“Inner city life, inner city pressure” Thinking local urban spaces through senses and discourses (DIJ Social Science Study Group)

Florian Purkarthofer (Speaker)
12 Dec 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Home is where the hatred is: Rendering ‘the local’ through proximity and affect in urban Tokyo

Florian Purkarthofer (Speaker)
19 Oct 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


From Transport to Movement and Noise to Sound: Researching Western Tokyo through Conflicting Auditory Sensations

Florian Purkarthofer (Speaker)
14 Sep 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science



Communicating Public Spaces – An Anthropological Approach to Discourse and Multisensory Perception of Space in Urban Tokyo

Florian Purkarthofer (Speaker)
23 Feb 2018

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Die Fragmentierung der Öffentlichkeit: Wahrnehmungen und Konstruktionen von urbanen Räumen im gegenwärtigen Tokyo

Florian Purkarthofer (Speaker)
30 Nov 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Public


Eine Explorative Datenanalyse japanischer Filmdatenbanken

Florian Purkarthofer (Speaker), Peter Mühleder (Speaker)
1 Nov 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


“Space Oddity – Fragmented Discourses on Socially Constructed Urban Spaces in Western Tokyo”

Florian Purkarthofer (Speaker)
1 Nov 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Utopian Critique and Critical Urban Utopias – about the paradox of utopian critique (not) becoming a lived urban utopia

Florian Purkarthofer (Speaker)
23 Sep 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Public


Individual Perception and Social Construction of Urban Spaces

Florian Purkarthofer (Speaker)
29 Aug 2017

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science



“Shimokita Voice” but Meidaimae Silence? - An Anthropological Approach to Discourse and Multisensory Perception of Space in Urban Tokyo

Florian Purkarthofer (Speaker)
24 Sep 201526 Sep 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Tokioter Raumethnographien. Lebensräume zwischen individueller Wahrnehmung und sozialer Konstruktion

Florian Purkarthofer (Speaker)
26 Aug 201528 Aug 2015

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


Tokyo, Urban Space and the Production of Information

Florian Purkarthofer (Speaker)
28 Jun 201429 Jun 2014

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalk or oral contributionScience to Science


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