SHOJI ITAKURA

shoji-itakura

Professor
Psychology
Kyoto University
E-mail: sitakura@bun.kyoto-u.ac.jp
Page: http://www.psy.bun.kyoto-u.ac.jp/itakura/index-j.html

Fields of interest: 

Developmental Science, Cognition, Social cognition, moral development

 

Recent publications:

Morita, T., Kosaka, H., Saito, D., Ishitobi, M., Munesue, T., Itakura, S., Omori, M., Okazawa, H., Wada, Y., & Sadato, N. (in press): 
Emotional responses associated with self-face processing in individuals with autism spectrum disorders: An fMRI study.
Social Neuroscience.

Morita, T., Kosaka, H., Saito, D., Ishitobi, M., Munesue, T., Itakura, S., Omori, M., Okazawa, H., Wada, Y., & Sadato, N. (in press): 
Emotional responses associated with self-face processing in individuals with autism spectrum disorders: An fMRI study.
Social Neuroscience.

Moriguchi, Y., Evans, A.D., Hiraki, K., Itakura, S., & Lee, K. (2012): 
Cultural differences in the development of cognitive shifting: East-West comparison.
Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 111, 156-163. doi:10.1016/j.jecp.2011.09.001

Kanakogi, Y. & Itakura, S. (2011): 
Developmental correspondence between action prediction and motor ability in early infancy.
Nat. Commun. 2:341 doi: 10.1038/ncomms1342.

Hood, B. M., Gjersoe, N.L., Donnelly, K., Byers, A., & Itakura, S. (2011).
Moral contagion attitudes towards potential organ transplants in British and Japanese adults.
Journal of Cognition and Culture, 11, 269-286.

Slaughter, V., Itakura, S., Kutsuki, A. & Siegal, M. (2011): 
Learning to count begins in infancy: Evidence from 18-month-olds visual preferences.
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 278, 2979-2984. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2010.2602

Heyman, G., Itakura, S., & Lee, K. (2011):
Japanese and American children’s reasoning about accepting credit for prosocial behavior.
Social Development, 20, 171-184. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-9507.2010.00578

Moriguchi, Y., Kanda, T., Ishiguro, H., Shimada, Y., & Itakura, S. (2011):
Can young children learn words from a robot?
Interaction Studies, 12, 107-119. DOI: 10.1075/is.12.1.04mor

Tange, A., Mino, M., Miyazawa, K., Hiraki, K., Itakura, S., & Yamaguchi, M. (2011): 
Effect of facial expression of mother on 15-21-month-old-infants using salivary biomarker.
Sensors and Materials, 23, 87-94.