Professor, World Languages & Literatures
Coordinator and Advisor, Japanese Program
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Dr. Inaba came to San José State University from its sister school Cal State Fullerton in 1998. He is currently Coordinator of the Japanese Program. He teaches Japanese language courses at all levels, as well as culture and linguistics. His current research interests include the theoretical study of Japanese rhythmic structures and its application to rhythmic instructions for learners of the language.
E-book (2012): 日本語と英語に興味がある人のための日本語学 [Japanese Linguistics for those interested in both English and Japanese] is available at App Store.
Book (2013): "An Introduction to Japanese Linguistics for Advanced Learners of Japanese" is available at Amazon.