Prof. Mineharu Nakayama
Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures
The Ohio State University, USA
1988 Ph.D., University of Connecticut, Linguistics
1986 M.A., University of Connecticut, Linguistics
1983 B.A., Waseda University, English Language and Literature
Nakayama, M. (ed.) Handbook of Japanese Psycholinguistics. Boston: De
Gruyter Mouton. May 2015.
Tsuchiya, S., N. Yoshimura & M. Nakayama. “Subject Nouns in L2
Japanese Storytelling: A Preliminary Study.” Ars Linguistica 21, 89-102.
Kahraman, B. & M. Nakayama. “Interpretations of kare/kanojo by
Turkish speaking learners of Japanese.” Ars Linguistica 21, 18-38. February
Shirahata, T., N. Yoshimura, M. Nakayama, & K. Sawasaki. “Japanese
EFL learners’ knowledge of coreference in tensed and infinitive constructions.”
Studies in English Language and Literature 35, 57-70. February 2015.
Masumoto, A. & M. Nakayama. “Interpretations of the overt pronouns
in L2 Japanese.” Studies in Language Sciences 13, 146-165. December 2014.
Yoshimura, N., K. Sawasaki, M. Nakayama, R. Kawasaki, & A. Fujimori.
“Morphosyntactic-semantic mappings and acquisition of English present perfect.”
Journal of International Relations and Comparative Culture 12.2, 133-147. March
Fujimori, A., N. Yoshimura, M. Nakayama, K. Sawasaki, & S. Takeda.
“Acquisition of English Perfectives by Japanese Adult Learners.” Ars
Linguistica 20, 62-72. December 2013.
Kashiwagi, A. & M. Nakayama. “Processing relative clauses and
working memory in L2 Japanese.” Second Language 11, 27-45. December 2012.
Yoshimura, N., M. Nakayama, A. Fujimori & K. Sawasaki. “L3
Acquisition of Zibun by Chinese Learners of Japanese.” Ars Linguistica 19,
133-144. November 2012.
Pimentel, C. & M. Nakayama. “Pronominal interpretations in L2
Japanese.” Journal of Japanese Linguistics 28, 111-131. November 2012.
Yoshimura, N. M. Nakayama, T. Shirahata, K. Sawasaki, & Y. Terao.
“Locality and zibun in L2 Japanese.” Journal of Japanese Linguistics 28,
89-110. November 2012.
Yoshimura, N. & M. Nakayama. “L2 Acquisition of overt WH-movement
revisited.” Ars Linguistica 18, 194-216. November 2011.
Kano, A. & M. Nakayama. “Notes on picture noun reflexives: Awareness
and structural/functional constraints.” Ars Linguistica 18, 1-16. November
Yoshimura, N. & M. Nakayama. “Why is /s/ more difficult than
WH-movement?” Kotoba-to Bunka [Language and Culture] 15, 41-51. November 2011.
Kang, S., A. Kashiwagi, M. Nakayama & S. R. Speer. 2011. “A
cross-modal naming study: Effects of prosodic boundaries on the comprehension
of relative clauses in Japanese.” Cross-cultural Studies 24, 271-290. September
Goss, S. & M. Nakayama. “Prosody and comprehension in oral reading
by L2 Japanese learners.” Second Language 10. June 2011.
Yoshimura, N. & M. Nakayama. Kaigai tanki eigo kenshuu-to dai 2
gengo shuutoku (‘Short-term English study abroad and L2 acquisition’). Tokyo:
Hituzi Syobo. April 2010.
Yoshimura, N. & M. Nakayama. “Expletives in L2 English and narrow
syntax.” Ars Linguistica 17, 161-175. December 2010.
Yoshimura, N. & M. Nakayama. “A critical period hypothesis and
fossilization: A case study of Japanese EFL speakers.” Chubu Eigo Kyooiku Kiyo
39. 161-166. March 2010.
Nakayama, M. & N. Yoshimura. “Eigoryoku-no koojoo-ni yakudatsu
kaigai kenshuu-towa [Useful study abroad programs to improve one’s English
proficiency].” Eigo Kyoiku [The English Teacher’s Magazine] 57. 13. 50-53.
Nakayama, M. & N. Yoshimura. “Japanese EFL Learners’ Skills
Improvement and the Length of Study Abroad Programs.” Ars Linguistica 15. 54-64.
Yoshimura, N. & M. Nakayama. “Japanese Health Sciences doctoral
students in a study abroad context.” Journal of International Relations and
Comparative Culture 7.1. 151-161. September 2008.
Yoshimura, N., M. Nakayama & K. Sawasaki. "Tanki kaigaikenshuu
program-to eigoryoku-no koojoo [A short-term study abroad program and the
improvement of English skills].” Ars Linguistica 13. 92-102. November 2006.
Nakayama, M., R. Mazuka, & Y. Shirai (eds.). “Handbook of East Asian
Psycholinguistics.” Vol. 2: Japanese. Cambridge University Press. August 2006.
Kano, A. & M. Nakayama. "Variable Binding and Zibun in L2
Japanese." Ars Linguistica 11. 41-67. December 2004.