History of the National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics with Photos

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  1. "Kokugo Kokuji Mondai" since the Meiji period
  2. Establishment of the National Language Research Institute
    • Voices calling for the establishment of the National Language Research Institute
    • Founding of the National Language Research Institute
  3. Beginning the new research program
    • Responding to current Kokugo Kokuji Mondai: "Language life" as a keyword
    • Collaborative research system in the humanities
    • Varied approaches
  4. Various research results
    • Vocabulary research: Establishment of the basics and development to mathematical linguistics
    • Establishment of sociolinguistics and continuous social research
    • Linguistic atlas
    • Promotion of Japanese language education
    • Contribution to the measures for national language and connection with society
  5. Popularization of the research results
  6. Conclusion

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