The University of Tokyo Graduate
School of Arts and Sciences

Language and Information Sciences

東京大学大学院総合文化研究科言語情報科学専攻

The University of Tokyo

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Department of Language and Information Sciences

3-8-1, Komaba, Meguroku, Tokyo 153-8902 Japan

TEL: 81-3-5454-6376

FAX: 81-3-5454-4329

Matsumoto Kazuko / 松本 和子 (Associate Professor)

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Research Interests

My research interests lie within the interdisciplinary fields of sociolinguistics, sociology of language, and linguistic anthropology. My main research interests are language variation and change, dialect contact and new dialect formation, language maintenance and shift, language contact and death, and first and second language attrition.