Yukiko Uchida

Yukiko Uchida

Yukiko UchidaYukiko Uchida is an Associate Professor at the Kokoro Research Center, Kyoto University. She received her Ph.D. from Kyoto University in 2003 and has investigated culture and happiness from a cultural psychology perspective. Dr. Uchida is a former commission member of happiness research, Cabinet Office, Government of Japan. Professor Uchida’s research focuses on cultural meanings of happiness from the evidence of cross-cultural comparison such as between Japan and the US. In addition, she is interested in functions of social capital and emotional support toward happiness.

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