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40~  Transactions of the International Conference of Eastern Studies
~39  Transactions of the International Conference of Orientalists in Japan

 No. 40 (Published Jan. 1996)

The 40th International Conference of Eastern Studies

Special Lectures (full text):

THAPAR, Romila: The theory of Aryan race and India: History and politics

ZÜRCHER, Erik: Aliens and respected guests: The role of foreign monks in early Chinese Buddhism

Special Lectures (summary):

ZÜRCHER, Erik: The first dialogue: Some reflections on the Jesuit mission in late Ming 明 China

THAPAR, Romila: The search for a historical tradition: Early India

Research Reports (full text):

McKELWAY, Matthew P.: In or out of the capital? Reading point of view in Rakuchū rakugai zu 洛中洛外図: The case of the Sanjō 三條 version

ERKIN, Huseyin Can: The legal positioning of foreigners in the Sengoku 戦国 era: An analysis of takokunin 他国人

YANG Daqing (楊 大慶): Technical cooperation and postwar Sino-Japanese relations: Toyoda 豊田 in China, 1945-1949

KU Pan (顧 盼): The role of the Taiping Custom House (太平関) in the circulation of Cantonese salt in the Ming-Qing 明清 dynasties

SEKIMORI, Gaynor: The Akinomine 秋の峯 of Haguro shugendō 羽黒修験道: A historical perspective

Summary of Other Reports Delivered:

KURIHARA Shōdō (栗原尚道): The atom theory as refuted in the Tattvasamgraha, Bahirarthaparīksā

CAREY, Conan D.: The Bodhidharma debate: Tracing the influence of the Lankāvatāra Sūtra on the development of Ch‘an 禅 and Zen in China and Japan

DOLCE, Lucia Dora: The remaking of a tradition: Nichiren’s 日蓮 hermeneutical endeavour

CHEN Jidong (陳 継東): The significance of Ālayavijñāna in modern Chinese thought

KABANOFF, Alexander M.: The Japanese Zen 禅 scholars in the 13‒15th centuries as transmitters of Chinese culture

YAN Zhuo (閻 茁): On the philosophy of Fujiwara Seika 藤原惺窩: Centering around his work Daigaku yōryaku 大学要略

LU Xuehai (魯 学海): Hayashi Razan 林羅山 and Zhu Xi’s 朱熹 theory of liqi 理気 and xinxing 心性

SUN Jiufu (孫 久富): Emperor Yūryaku’s (雄略天皇) prefatory songs

SHINADA Yoshikazu (品田悦一): The composition and recording of the sakimori 防人 poems in the
Man’yōshū 万葉集

XU Songying (徐 送迎): Sōmon 相聞 as seen from Chinese materials

KIMURA-STEVEN, Chigusa: Sorekara それから: Deconstructing the patriarchal order

MEHTA, Sujeet: The chronohistoric synesthesia conversion: Postmodern literature and the case of Yoshimoto Banana 吉本ばなな

CHO Dong-il (趙 東一): Male-female partnership and competition in the Korean classical novel

EGAMI Yasushi (江上 綏): Song influence on Japanese art seen through ornamented Buddhist scrolls

BAMBLING, Michele: A late Sui 隋/ early Tang 唐 period stone funerary sun and moon screen (日月屏風) from Tianshui 天水 city: A new clue in considering the origin of Japanese and Korean sun and moon screen

ZHENG Liyun (鄭 麗芸): A reflection on the comparative study of Chinese and Japanese literati: On Ike no Taiga’s 池大雅 Eight Scences of Xiao-Xiang (瀟湘八景図)

DARLING, Jr., Bruce: Medieval dreams at Kumano 熊野: Ippen Hijiri 一遍聖

MOSTOW, Joshua S.: The “One Hundred PoetsAlbum (Hyakunin isshu gajō 百人一首画帖) attributed to Kanō Tan’yū 狩野探幽: Its historical significance and reception

SCREECH, Timothy: Symbol and auspicious sign in 18th-century Japanese painting

von VERSCHUER, Charlotte: Beyond rice: Slash-and-burn agriculture in ancient Japan

WHELAN, Christal: The Bible of Japan’s kakure Kirishitan 隠れキリシタン

DWIANTO, Raphaella D.: Tsuda Umeko’s 津田梅子 view on Japanese women

SCHIROKOV, Vadim V.: The conclusion of the Anglo-Japanese alliance and the reaction of the Seiyūkai 政友会

DUUS, Peter: Race and history: Japanese colonial ideology in Korea

SHEN Jie (沈 潔): Manchukuo’s social administration and its function

SCHALOW, Thomas: The breakdown of monetary order: Japan on and off the gold standard and attempts to return during the 1920s

GUPTA, Vipin: Diffusion of the Japanese investment networks overseas: A dynamic model of the Japanese human resource system

BRADDICK, Chris W.: Yoshida Shigeru 吉田茂 and the Sino-Soviet alliance, 1950‒1954

ZINBERG, Yakov: Deideologization of the Russo-Japanese ‘Kuriles’ boundary dispute: Prospects for post-Cold War delimitation of the Seas of Barents and Okhotsk

IZUYAMA Mari (伊豆山真理): Regional cooperation in South Asia: Management of asymmetry

PINTO, Pablo: The Pacific basin: A “non-conventional” integration model? Cooperation in APEC as a case study

KUDŌ Motoo (工藤元男): On the character of Ch‘u 楚 bamboo strips from Pao-shan 包山 as historical material: With a focus on the strips concerning prayer and divination

TSUJI Masahiro (辻 正博): Banishment during the Sung 宋

YEUNG Man Shun (楊 文信): On Kawasaki Kaku’s 川崎恪 annotated version of Ke Weiqi’s 柯維麒 Newly Edited Song History (宋史新編): With a brief comparison of different evaluations towards the Song emperors from Chinese, Japanese and Korean historians

MA Xiaohua (馬 曉華): A study of American’s attitudes toward China: On the anti-Chinese movement in the late 19th century

CHEN Liwei (陳 力衛): A letter to Shigeno Yasutsugu 重野安繹 which was written by Zhang Binglin 章炳麟

ZHAO Jun (趙 軍): Japanese views on Li Hongzhang 李鴻章 in the early 20th century

ZHOU Yichuan (周 一川): Changes of the historical image of Chinese female students studying in Japan in the early Republican period

TAKAHASHI Nobuo (高橋伸夫): Organizational aspects of the Chinese Communist Party in the 1920s

CAPILI, Jose Wendell P.: Immigrant themes in Japanese-American and Filipino-American poetry

WIDODO, Johannes: The Chinese settlements and urban pattern of Southeast Asian coastal cities

AWAYA Toshie (粟屋利江): Women in the Nambudiri caste movement

NARAYANAN, M. G. S.: The impact of the Vaishnava Bhakti movement on the kingdom of Kērala

HOFFMAN, T. M.: Aural and visual perception in music: A musico-linguistic perspective on India and Japan

THORNBURY, Barbara E.: Context in Japan’s folk performing arts

McVEIGH, Brian: Rituals of civility: The role of moral education in Japan

KUBOTA Akira (窪田 明): Contending models of Japanese social structure

JOLIVET, Muriel: The image of the father and the mother as depicted in the Japanese manga 漫画

Miller, Margaret: Wrapping and unwrapping feminine protection in Japan

LODEN, Frances: Interactive cinema: The benshi 弁士 and his audience

DALE, Joshua: The forms of Orientalism: Authority and subjectivity in Western representations of Japan

Seminar I: “Historical Continuity of 20th-Century China”

YEH, Wen-hsin (葉 文心): Twentieth-century China: Questions from a historical perspective

ZHOU Jihua (周 季華): Sino-Japanese relations in the chaotic 20th century

YAMADA Tatsuo (山田辰雄): Historical continuity of 20th-century China

Chairman’s comment (ETŌ Shinkichi 衞藤瀋吉)

Seminar II: “On Some Problems of Translating Japanese Literature into Other Languages”

ERMAKOVA , Lioudmila M.: Mysteries of ancient texts and the translator’s lamentations

EARHART, David C.: Translating the undertone of dissent in A Strange Tale from East of the River (濹東綺譚)

YANO Kōzaburō (矢野浩三郎): On Japanese translation of popular novels

Chairman’s comment (KUMEKAWA Mitsuki 粂川光樹)

Seminar III: “Archival Activities in Japan: Status Quo and Problems”

OGAWA Chiyoko (小川千代子): The National Archives of Japan (国立公文書館)

MIZUNO Tamotsu (水野 保): Local archives in Japan

KATŌ Eiichi (加藤栄一): Archival organization in France and its characteristics

KANAI Madoka (金井 圓): Benefits of foreign archives for contemporary Japan

Chairman’s comment (KANAI Madoka 金井 圓)

 No. 39 (Published Dec. 1994)

The 39th International Conference of Orientalists in Japan

Special Lectures (summary):

ISHII Susumu (石井 進): Another Kamakura 鎌倉

YI Kimun (李 基文): The interpretation of place-names appearing in the Samguk sagi 三国史記

Research Reports:

KAMAL, M. Mostafa: The Lalan Shahi order of Bangladesh: Perspective in folk religion

CARPENTER, John T.: Authority and conformity in twelfth-century Japanese court calligraphy

STILLMAN, Grant B.: A new regime for United Nations peace operations: An overview of domestic frameworks established by Japan and the United States for cooperation with UN peace operations

SUBBARAYALU, Y.: Nattar a corporate body of Vellala landholders in the Chola period Tamil nadu

TUBBS, Walter: Thoughts on love: A Westerner looks at some aspects of the Japanese perspective

Summary of Other Reports Delivered:

ASANO Morinobu (浅野守信): The Sūtrasamuccaya and the Śiksāsamuccaya

NISHIWAKI Tsuneki (西脇常記): Han Yü’s 韓愈 last will

SU Yao-tsung (蘇 瑤崇): The lineage of the Nanzan Vinaya sect (南山律宗) of Japan

JOHNSON, Joseph: The realization of groundlessness in Rinzai 臨済 and Wittgenstein

GREGORY, Peter N.: Is ‘critical Buddhism’really critical? : Reflections on the current debate on the theory of original enlightenment

UETA Yasuyo (植田恭代): Hikiuta引歌 in the Genji monogatari 源氏物語: The case of “Yūgiri”夕霧

QIANG Guohua (羌 国華): Travellers’ views on nature in the Middle Ages: With reference to Kaidōki 海道記 and Mōgyū waka蒙求和歌

CH‘UAN Yü (権 宇): The development of the poetic theme “Shōshō hakkei ” 瀟湘八景 in Edo 江戸literature: With a focus on the relationship between Ch‘u-tz‘u 楚辞 and “Eight Views” poetry

TOMASI, Massimiliano: Rhetoric studies in Japan during Meiji and Taishō periods and heir correlation to the genbun itchi 言文一致 movement

LI Qing (李 慶): On Huang Zunxian’s 黄遵憲 view of Japan: With a focus on his work Riben zashishi 日本雑事詩

Qi Hong (漆 紅): On the birth scence of Śākyamuni carved in relief on the back of the nimbus of a votive stela dated 2nd year of Yen-hsing 延興 of the Northern Wei 北魏 dynasty (472): With a focus on the statue of queen Māyā leaning to the left

CHEN Chieh-ching (陳 階晋): A study of the relationship between the blue and white porcelain of the Chih-cheng 至正 style and the Yüan 元 government kilns

LIU Mei-chin (劉 梅琴): Shen Chou’s 沈周 artistic expression: From “Landscape for Liu Chüeh 劉珏” 画山水 to “Night Vigil” 夜坐図

CHINO Kaori (千野香織): Reading the gaze in narrative handscroll paintings

KIM Yongcheol (金 容澈): On Hishida Shunsō’s 菱田春草 A Widow and an Orphan 寡婦と孤児

FINCH, Roger: The shaman’s drum of Siberia and the Far East

ZHANG Cunde (張 存徳): Climate and culture: Folk-culture of the Yak in the Qinghai-Tibetan plateau China

YE Myint: Theravada Buddhism and the Buddhist way of life in Burma

SEKIMORI, Gaynor: Female yamabushi 山伏: The Akinomine 秋の峯 of Dewa Sanzan Jinja 出羽三山神社 and miko shugyō 巫女修行

McVEIGH, Brian: New religions, office ladies, and teaching morals in schools: Three examples / expressions of Japanese ethnomorality

CHUA Soo Pong (蔡 曙鵬): Japanese culture on stage

OOBA Mie (大庭三枝): The stratified structure and regionalisms in the Asian Pacific

DESANTIS, Giovanni: The treatise on The Peoples of India and the Brahmans by the Greek writer Palladius of Helenopolis

SIORIS, George A.: Constantine Phaulkon: The Greek first councilor at the court of Siam

MIZUSHIMA Tsukasa (水島 司): Mirasi production system in pre-colonial South India

RICHMOND, Carol: The tail or the dog? : Honganji 本願寺 and the 1506 Ikkō ikki 一向一揆

SCHALOW, Thomas: Old families, new wealth: The origin of noble wealth following the Meiji Restoration

DOBSON, Sebastian: The Anglo-Japanese alliance anticipated? : Japan’s offer of assistance to the Royal Navy in January 1896

ZHU Ting (朱 婷): Japan’s capital exports to China in the textile industry

CHEN Miao-ling (陳 妙玲): The relationship between market structure and the effect of advertising

LI Quangsheng (李 権生): Generation of ancient civilization in the Yellow River valley

EDWARDS, Walter: Yamato 大和 or Yamatai 邪馬台? : The Nakayama Ōtsuka 中山大塚 investigation and Nara 奈良 basin archaeology

HAYASHI Toshio (林俊雄): East-West exchange as seen through the dissemination of the griffin motif

YEUNG Man Shun (楊 文信): Court politics and frontier defence in 1550’s China: The story of Wang Yu 王忬 (1507‒1560)

LAM Hok Chung (林 学忠): The establishment and development of international law education in modern China

MATSUSHIGE Mitsuhiro (松重充浩): The political situation in Chi-lin 吉林 province after the 1911 revolution

CHERNG Tah-shyue (程 大学): Brief historical views of Taiwan camphor policy

WANK, David: The cultural construction of capitalism: Personal ties and private firms in a Chinese city

HOANG Anh Thi: Characteristics of Japanese, Vietnamese culture in pronoun system

CHEN Fangze (陳 訪沢): The syntactic structure of the sentences with topicalized “no ”の nominalization in Japanese

WEHMEYER, Ann: Keichū 契沖 and the revival of kotodama 言霊 in Edo nativism

LAN Zhengzi (藍 正字): Chinese materia medica transmitted to Japan and its influence upon Japanese honzō 本草 studies in the Edo period

JIN Renshu (金仁淑): The present and future of direct investment in China by Japanese enterprise

LIU Xiaolan (劉 曉蘭): A study of the cultural blending between the Orient and the Occident: From the viewpoint of zhongti xiyong 中体西用 and wakon yōsai 和魂洋才

FELIX DE EOUZA, Alejandro: Manoel de Oliveira Lima (1867-1928): An early 20th-century vision of Japan

WIPPICH, Rolf-Harald: The Yellow Peril: A historical reassessment―Strategical and ideological implications of Germany’s East Asian policy before World War Ⅰ

Summary of the Lectures at the Kansai District:

FIALA, Karel: Birth and development of the Tale of the Heike (平家物語)

YOSHIKAWA Tadao (吉川忠夫): Liu K‘o 劉軻 of the mid-T‘ang 唐

Seminar I: “Modernization of School Education in Early Republican China”

PUDLES, Lilian: Training the bureaucratic elite in the late Qing 清 period: Returned students and Japanese teachers in the fields of law and administration

KOBAYASHI Yoshifumi (小林善文): Modernization of primary school education in early Republican China

KAMATA Fumihiko (鎌田文彦): Yen Yangchu’s 晏陽初 educational activities: From mass education to rural reconstruction

Chairman’s comment (ETŌ Shinkichi 衞藤瀋吉)

Seminar II: “Japanese Literature and Shintoism”

KUMEKAWA Mitsuki (粂川光樹): Japanese literature and Shintoism: A bird’s-eye view of the history

IMMOOS, Thomas: Sinto in noh

SAEKI Shōichi (佐伯彰一): The Shintoist impulse in Japanese literature

Chairman’s comment (KUMEKAWA Mitsuki 粂川光樹)

Seminar III: “Western Learning in Japan”

YOSHIDA Tadashi (吉田 忠): Yōgaku 洋学 as a contributor to the flow of knowledge

KANAI Madoka (金井 圓): Yōgaku 洋学 as seen from outside

AOKI Toshiyuki (青木歳幸): Rangakusha蘭学者 in rural communities: A new aspect of Western learning in Japan

Chairman’s comment (KANAI Madoka (金井 圓)

 No. 38 (Published Apr. 1994)

The 38th International Conference of Orientalists in Japan

Special Lectures (summary):

ISHIZUKA Harumichi (石塚晴通): Diacritical texts from Tun-huang and devices for reading Chinese texts among the neighboring peoples

ASAO Naohiro (朝尾直弘): Chūkan-mibun 中間身分 or in-between status in early modern Japanese society

Research Reports:

AGOVI, K. E.: Communication discourse in Japanese festivals

LIU Xunning (劉 勲寧): The classification of Mandarin dialects

ROUSMANIERE, Nicole Coolidge: Vessels of influence: A reexamination of early Japanese porcelain motifs

XIU Chaolong (徐 朝龍): Another unknown bronze civilization in ancient China: New perspective from the Sanxingdui 三星堆 discovery

SCHMID, D. Neil: Dunhuang 敦煌 Buddhist narratives and their performative contexts

Summary of Other Reports Delivered:

FUNAYAMA Tōru (船山 徹): Arcata, Śāntaraksita, Jinendrabuddhi, and Kamalaśīla on the aim of a treatise
(prayojana) in Buddhist logic in India

SOUM, Jean-François: The notion of wealth (fuyūtaigyō 富有大業) in the economic theory of Kumazawa Banzan 熊沢蕃山 (1619‒1691)

WANG Qing (王 青): A study of Ogyū Sorai 荻生徂徠: With emphasis on his view of (gong) and shi(si)

JOHNSON, Joseph: Differences between Nishida [Kitarō] 西田 [幾多郎] and [William] James on the nature of pure experience

ASO, Noriko: Class and currency in three essays by Yanagi Sōetsu 柳宗悦

ZHAO Qing (趙 青): The thought of sukuse 宿世 in Heian 平安 period kana 仮名 literature

GUELBERG, Niels J.: Yōkan 永観 (1033‒1111) and the Hōbutsushū 宝物集: Buddhist ceremonials and medieval literature

YAMANAKA Reiko (山中玲子): Futari Shizuka 二人静

DU Fenggang (杜 鳳剛): On the Chinese translation of waka 和歌 and kayō 歌謡 in the Edo 江戸 period

STEEN, Robert: Sakaguchi Ango 坂口安吾: Farce, furusato 故郷 and the feminine

CHANG T‘ieh-jung (張 鉄栄): On the attempted assassination of Chou Tso-jen 周作人

SYKORA, Jan: Shōji Kōki 正司考祺: The unknown provincial scholar or the designer of the Tempō 天宝 reforms in Saga 佐賀 domain?

KLEINSCHMIDT, Harald: Demands for free trade and the changing European images of Japan

WINKELHÖFEROVÁ,Vlasta: Czech travellers to Japan during the Meiji era and their writings on the country

SCHIROKOV, Vadim V.: The Russo-Japanese war and Rikken Seiyūkai 立憲政友会

OSHIRO, George Masaaki: The American graduate school experiences of Asakawa Kan’ichi 朝河貫一: Pioneer Japanese historian

SCHALOW, Thomas: The Suzuki Trading Company 鈴木商店, the Bank of Taiwan, and the financial difficulties of Japan in 1927

SLATER, David H.: “Social class” as a research tool in Japan

MURPHY-SHIGEMATSU, Stephen: Okinawan Japanese identity

McVEIGH, Brian: Engendering gender through the body: Learning to be an “office lady” at a Japanese women’s junior college

EFIRD, Robert: Meiji era chanoyu 茶の湯: Tradition and transformation

KEALLY, Charles T.: A cultural anthropological perspective on the question of Early and Middle Palaeolithic cultures in Japan

MASAMURA Kempei (将邑剣平): A phonemic study of shezi 射字 poems in Zhao Yushi’s 趙與時 Bintuilu 賓退録

ENDŌ Mitsuaki (遠藤光暁): Formal characteristics of the different versions of the Ch‘ieh-yün 切韻

CHO Hee-chul (曺 喜澈): A study of Japanized Chinese words in Korean dictionaries: In omparison with those used in China

HUSZCZA, Romuald : The notion of linguistic co-systemism and the world of East Asian languages

BESHA, Ruth M.: Restructuring a language system: The influence of loanwords on Kiswahili

KWACK Jae-woo (郭 在祐): Landscape with Figures (山水人物図): A painting by Bunsei 文清 in the Yūgensai Museum (幽玄斎美術館)

KAWAI Masatomo (河合正朝): Painted visions of ‘the other’ in medieval Japan

ZHENG Liyun (鄭 麗芸): On Ike no Taiga’s 池大雅 Dōtei Sekiheki no zu 洞庭赤壁図: The Japanese acceptance of bunjin-ga 文人画

YANG Xiaowen (楊 曉文): Out of the shadow of Takehisa Yumeji 竹久夢二: Notes on the relationship between Takehisa Yumeji and Feng Zikai 豊子愷

HIRASE Takao (平勢隆郎) : A provisional study of the chronology of the Western Chou 西周

HERBERT, Penelope A.: Comparing the biographies of Shōtoku Taishi 聖徳太子 and Li Lin-fu 李林甫

LIU Jian (劉 建): Buddhist relations between Japan and Sung China: Focusing on Genshin’s 源信 Ōjōyōshū 往生要集

ROBINSON, David: Bandits and local society in early 16th-century North China

IECHIKA Ryōko (家近亮子): National unification and nation-building under the Nanking Nationalist Government

LEE Pui-tak (李 培徳): Modern Chinese entrepreneurs and Japan: A comparative study of Sheng Xuanhuai’s 盛宣懐, Zhang Jian’s 張謇, and Zhou Xuexi’s 周学煕 Japan Diaries (東游日記)

ZHOU Weijia (周 偉嘉): The Third Party and the Chinese Communist Party after the split of the first united front

XIONG Dayun (熊 達雲): Modern China’s attempt to introduce the civil official system and Japan

WRIGHT, Diana: The power of religion / the religion of power: Religious activities as political upaya for women of the kinsei period―The case of Mantokuji 満徳寺

MARUYAMA Hiroshi (丸山 宏): The kung-te 功徳 ritual of southern Taiwan considered within the context of the history of Taoist rituals

NICOLAS, Arsenio: Music and temple systems in Southeast Asia

USUDA Masayuki (臼田雅之): A historical approach to brata rituals as observed among Bengali womenfolk

ZANKOVSKY, Anatoly: Comparative analysis of Japanese and Russian traditional social interaction and management patterns

YAKUBOVSKY, Vladimir: Economic integration trends in East Asia: Russian dimension

OBLAS, Peter B.: Internationalizing graduate education through kokusai kōryū 国際交流: The challenge of curriculum reform

ZHENG Jing (鄭 菁): The relationship between conduct and structure: Contemporary Japan and China as seen through daily university campus life

Summary of the Lectures at the Kansai District:

FORTE, Antonino: On the Persian Warhrān (616‒710): Promoter of the Axis of the Sky, messenger of China to the Byzantine empire

HONDA Minobu (本田実信): A biography of Śākyamuni in Persian

Seminar I: “Japanese China Specialists”

ASADA Kyōji (浅田喬二): The views of Japanese China specialists on Manchuria as a Japanese colony: Yanaihara Tadao 矢内原忠雄 and Hosokawa Karoku 細川嘉六

HAMAGUCHI Yūko (浜口裕子): Tachibana Shiraki 橘樸: His perspective on China review

ISETT, Christopher: American historiography and the Mantetsu 満鉄 materials

Chairman’s comment (YAMADA Tatsuo 山田辰雄)

Seminar II: “Literary Activities in Regions under the Control of the Japanese Empire”

KAWAMURA Minato (川村 湊): Japan’s former colonies and literature

CHANG Liang-tse (張 良沢): Taiwanese literature (Japanese literature) in Taiwan under Japanese rule

Chairman’s comment (KUMEKAWA Mitsuki 粂川光樹)

Seminar III: “Studies in Han (Daimyo) Politics 藩政: Achievements and Issues”

FUJINO Tamotsu (藤野 保): Achievements of the studies in han politics: Retrospect and prospect―A general survey

TAKANO Nobuharu (高野信治): The kyūnin-ryōshu 給人領主 (vassal-seigneurs) system in Saga-han 佐賀藩

MORRIS, John F.: Bakufu 幕府 law, daimyo 大名 law, retainer’s law: Sendai-han 仙台藩 in the late eighteenth century

Chairman’s comment (KANAI Madoka 金井 圓)


 No. 37 (Published Jan. 1993)

The 37th International Conference of Orientalists in Japan

Special Lectures (summary):

FUKUI Fumimasa (福井文雅): The legend of transmission of the Heart Sūtra (般若心経) to Xuanzang 玄奘 (602?‒664) and its historical significance

KARASHIMA Noboru (辛島昇): The importance of inscriptions in the study of Indian history and culture

Research Reports:

DELEANU Florin: Mindfulness of breathing in the dhyāna sūtras

CLARKE, Hugh: Metaphor in the Omoro sōshi おもろさうし: Old Ryukyuan concepts of reality?

YANO, Christine R.: The iemoto 家元 system: Convergence of achievement and ascription

MARCEAU, Lawrence E.: “Portraying the sense”: Takebe Ayatari’s 建部綾足 literary and painting theories

HU Baohua (胡宝華): Research on the impeachment system in the Tang dynasty

DE FERANTI, Hugh: Putting in the laughs: Humour in kuzure biwa くずれ琵琶 narrative performance

Summary of Other Reports Delivered:

MAEDA Shigeki (前田繁樹): The Lao-tzu hua-hu legend (老子化胡説): An attempt at reexamination

TRUFAS, Liana: Some expressions of the symbolism of the weaving in the Taoist doctrine

SUN Ch‘ang-wu (孫 昌武): Vimalakīrti and Avalokiteśvara in Chinese literature

BIELEFELDT, Carl: Notes on a text attributed to the Zen 禅 figure Enni 円爾

GUO Miin-fang (郭 敏芳): A brief history of the ven. Fazun 法尊: A modern Chinese translator of Tibetan Buddhism

FORREST, Stephen M.: Views from a pool-side pavillion: The translation of a kambun 漢文 topos into the waka 和歌 tradition

GUELBERG, Niels J.: Buddhist ceremonials (kōshiki 講式) of medieval Japan and their impact on literature

JOHNSON, Jeffrey: A comparison of ukiyo-zōshi 浮世草子 and La novela picaresca: Irony, parody and the novel

TAKITŌ Mitsuyoshi (滝藤満義): The method of Yoake mae 夜明け前

YOUNG, Blake Morgan: Death in the writings of Inoue Yasushi 井上靖

FARRIS, William Wayne: Epidemics and labor in early Japan

BLOMBERG, D. Catharina M.: ‘Mecanical apples’ : Olof Eriksson Willman’s impressions of Japan, 1651‒1652

BHUIYAN, Md. Abdul Wadud: Formation of the political system in Tokugawa 徳川 Japan

LIOU Charng Huei (劉 長輝): Yamaga Sokō’s 山鹿素行 criticism of Neo-Confucianism based on his concept of Confucianism

RAJAN, Mahesh N.: Historical evolution of an industry: Aluminum smelting in Japan

LAURENT, Eric: The revival of the firefly in the Japanese culture and society from the 1960’s

WETZEL, Patricia J.: Tatemae 建前 and honne 本音: Public and hidden transcripts

GUAN Wenna (官 文娜): Taboo in marriage and adoption in China: In comparison with Japanese pseudo-consanguinity family

LODEN, Frances: The benshi 弁士 and Buster Keaton: Japanese narration of silent Western films

CHRISTY, Alan S.: Distance and de-location, or the assimilation of Okinawa

FUJII Takeshi (藤井 毅): The classical view of Indian society and its influence on modern Indian society: A description of the social history of caste

ROUSSOS, Jason: King Rama III: Phra Nang Klao

MANGAHAS, Joel V.: A comparative study of public sector growth in Japan and in the Philippines: In search for the ideal size of government

TUNGARAZA, Felician S. K.: Social security in Tanzania

SADRIA, Modjtaba: Effectiveness of Japanese foreign policy

PESCHARD-ERLIH, Erika: Some problems with the Yamai no sōshi 病草子 (Scroll of Diseases)

GRAYBILL, Maribeth: Portrait painting as family business

LIN Hsiu-wei (林秀薇): An appendix to the research on Liang K‘ai 梁楷: From Kaihō Yūshō’s 海北友松
“fukurojimbutsu” 袋人物 to Liang K‘ai’s “chien-pi-t‘i ” 減筆体

AKIYAMA Terufumi (秋山光文): Comparative study of the relationship between icons and texts in the Indian Buddhist narrative art

EROFEEVA, N. A.: A method of intensification of teaching Japanese by means of stimulation of figurative memory

UCHIMOTO, Hisako (内本久子): One aspect of Japanese honorifics in the medieval period (1192‒1593)

CHEN Liwei (陳 力衛): On English-Chinese dictionaries in the first half of the 19th century

P‘ENG Fei (彭飛): Features on Ton Pa 東巴 characters: From field survey report in Nahsi 納西 tribe district, Yunnan 雲南, China

RAJAPUROHIT, Bando B.: Indo-Japanese studies of languages on computer: Limitations, prospects and directions

LI Kaiyuan (李 開元): On the location of Daixian 軑懸 and Han 漢 emperor Wendi’s 文帝 policy to transfer fiefs of marquises

KNAPP, Keith: Clay roosters cannot lord over mornings: The meanings of austere burials in medieval China

HERBERT, Penelope A.: The rise and fall of the decree examinations in T‘ang 唐 China

MIYAZAWA Tomoyuki (宮沢知之): Private minting of iron coins in Sung 宋 China

PARK Jong-hyun (朴 鍾玄): A study on Chang Ping-lin’s 章炳麟 reformation and revolution: Mainly on its point of contacts

ZHAO Jun (趙 軍): Uchida Ryōhei’s 内田良平 activities during the 1911 revolution

SAGA Takashi (嵯峨 隆): Modern China and anarchism

REBIYA Tohti (拓和堤): On the decline of the Uighur civilization in modern China

YANG Kuei-hsiang (楊 桂香): A study of ‘Matsurika’ 茉莉花: The relation between Japanese‘Matsurika’ and Chinese ‘Mei-li-hua’

SCHERMANN, Susanne: Japanese film and Western thinking

Summary of the Lectures at the Kansai District:

DURT, Hubert: Long and short Nirvāņa-sūtras

ARIMITSU Kyōichi (有光教一): Korean archaeology in the first half of the twentieth century

Seminar I: “Asian Students’ Images of Japan and the Japanese”

IWAO Sumiko (岩男寿美子): Asian students’ image of the Japanese

TOH Lam-seng (卓 南生): The internationalization of Japan and its foreign student policy

ZHAO Jun (趙 軍): “The study of Japan” as a weapon: Dai Jitao’s 戴季陶 view of Japan as seen from his work Riben lun 日本論

Chairman’s comment (YAMADA Tatsuo 山田辰雄)

Seminar II: “The Stylized Aesthetic of Kabuki 歌舞伎”

IMAO Tetsuya (今尾哲也): The origin of the theory on the stylized aesthetic of kabuki

KONDŌ Tamao (近藤瑞男): The classicization and the kata 型 of kabuki

DURHAM, Valerie L.: Evil women in kabuki : The akuba 悪婆 character type

Chairman’s comment (TORIGOE Bunzō 鳥越文蔵)

 No. 36 (Published Dec. 1991)

The 36th International Conference of Orientalists in Japan

Special Lectures (summary):

SATAKE Akihiro (佐竹昭広): Questions surrounding the Hōjōki 方丈記

YAMAMOTO Tatsuro (山本達郎): The declining process of the chün-t‘ien 均田 equal land allotment system: A study based on Tun-huang 敦煌 documents

Research Reports:

CAO Yang (曹 陽): A study of the origins of ancient Japan’s palace system: Focusing on the original court style

CLAMMER, John: Knowledge and society: The role of self, belief and social order in Japanese social thought

LEE Jung-hee (李 仲熙): On the birth of Western style ‘landscape painting’ in the early modern East

GAO Bai (高 柏): The sectionalism and integration of the Japanese state in the 1930s

BURLAMAQUI, Leonardo: Sociopolitical determinants and industrial policy in South Korea

Summary of Other Reports Delivered:

LEE Tae-seung (李 泰昇): Samvrti-satya theory in Śāntaraksita’s Satyadvayavibhanga-pañjikā

NAKORCHEVSKY Andrei A.: Some distinct features of Ippen’s 一遍 teaching

TOKUNAGA Muneo (徳永宗雄): anātman in the Brahmaņical literature of ancient India

LOY, David: Buddhism and money

De ROO, Joseph: “Situation” in the deep structure of Japanese grammar as a key to cultural understanding

SUN Jiufu (孫 久富): A comparative study of “enkonka” 怨恨歌 in Man’yōshū 万葉集 and “enshishi” 怨刺詩 in Shijing 詩経

SANMUGADAS, Manonmani: Birds in Man’yōshū 万葉集 and Cankam love poems

HU Zhiang (胡 志昂): The phase of shenxian 神仙 thought in Nara period literature: Especially on Ōtomo-no-Tabito’s 大伴旅人literary works

SAEKI Shin’ichi (佐伯真一): ‘Shōgun ’ 将軍 and ‘chōteki ’ 朝敵 (enemy of the court)

DOLIN, Alexander A.: Vanguard poetics experiment in the Taishō 大正 era

LI Dechun (李 徳純): Love, beauty and death: On Mishima Yukio 三島由紀夫

SOWIŃSKA-Mitsui, Renata: Regulations concerning impurity in the oldest Japanese law codes: In search of the definition of the kegare 穢れ (impurity) concept in ancient Japan

SHIN Jong-dae (申 宗大): The Hōjō 北条 tokusō 得宗 autocracy in Kamakura 鎌倉

MOLINA, Rodolfo: Sengoku 戦国 Japan and things Western: Three cases

RAJABZADEH, Hashem: Japan as described in Safina-ye Solaimânî, a 17th century travel-book in Persian

LI Xiushi (李 秀石): The formation of Japanese Confucianism: With a focus on Yoshida Shōin 吉田松陰

ROSEN, Steven L.: The symbolic construction of Japanese deviance

TABLERO, Francisco J.: Formal and informal organization in the sumo 相撲 world

MATHUR, Ramesh: Japanese attitude to money: Pretense and reality

LÉVI ALVARÈS, Claude: A monographical approach to a junior high school in Japan

FRASER, Sarah E.: The problem of Wu Daozi 呉道子 in interpreting the artist’s practice in medieval China

KWACK Jae-woo (郭 在祐): Relations between the early Muromachi and the early Yi 李 period monochrome landscape painting: About the painting style of Bunsei 文清

LEE Won-hye (李 元恵): On the ‘landscape’ painting by Yang Paeng Son 梁彭孫

KOBAYASHI Hiromitsu (小林宏光): Sino-Japanese artistic interrelationships in eighteenth-century Japanese painting manuals

GOSSOT, Anne: Yokoo Tadanori’s 横尾忠則 “personal design”: An essay on definition through his personal writings

AISINGIORO Ulasichun (愛新覚羅烏拉煕春): Demonstrating the ethnonyms of Jurchens and Manchu through linguistics

SANMUGADAS, Arunasalam: A comparison of Japanese /wa/ and Tamil /ē/

TAKATSU Tamie (高津たみえ): The ‘no da’ のだ construction in Japanese

SCHERMANN, Susanne: The transition from silent films to talkies in Japan and the film director Naruse Mikio 成瀬巳喜男 (1905‒1969)

WANG Bin (王 賓): A study of comparing international consciousness between Chinese and Japanese in the modern age: Mainly concerning the Occidental experiences of the two countries’ first missions

RODAO, Florentino: Representation of Japanese interests in American countries during the Pacific War

GRIFFITHS, Owen: Japanese capitalism and postwar reconstruction policy, 1945‒1950: The roads not taken

HAVENS, Thomas R. H.: Japan’s earliest entrepreneur of consumer society, Tsutsumi Yasujirō 堤康次郎 (1889‒1964)

PLUMMER, Katherine: Captain John Kendrick, the first American in Japan

ASSUON, Bernard K.: On the significance of Japan as a model for Africa

HOSSAIN, Syed Noor: Japan’s internationalization: A South Asian perception

ABIAD, Virginia G.: Borrower transaction cost and credit rationing in rural financial markets: The Philippine case

TS‘AI Che-mao (蔡 哲茂): The oracle bone inscriptions “dashi” 大示 and “xiaoshi” 小示

LI Kaiyuan (李 開元): The rise and fall of the military meritocracy in the early Former Han 前漢 period: Centering on the research of the origins of the early Former Han’s bureaucrats

HERBERT, Penelope A.: A preliminary investigation of decree examinations (chih-chü 制挙) in T‘ang 唐 dynasty China

CHIU Yu Lok (趙 雨楽): The Feilongjiu 飛龍厩 and Feilongshi 飛龍使 of the Tang 唐 dynasty: Concentrating on the defense of Daminggong 大明宮

KAWAMURA Yasushi (川村 康): A study of the law for the mitigation of penalties in the 8th year of the Cheng-ho 政和 era

TANG Chao (湯 潮): On the role of Chinese intellectuals today

DAI He (戴 禾): The modernization theory of the 1930’s in China

TANG Liang (唐 亮): Party committee in Chinese government

KAWAI Kōzō (川合康三): Does poetry create the world? : Poetry and the creator in the middle T‘ang 唐

YANG Kuei-hsiang (楊 桂香): The acceptance and transformation of kyokuhai 曲牌 in Minshingaku 明清楽

Summary of the Lectures at the Kansai District:

ZHANG Shaokang (張 少康): The relationship between poetics and the art of drawing in ancient China

NAGATA Hidemasa (永田英正): A survey of the newly unearthed Chü-yen Han wooden strips (居延漢簡)

Seminar I: “Chinese Students in Japan during the Late Qing 清 and Early Republican Period”

ABE Hiroshi (阿部 洋): Chinese students abroad in the late Ch‘ing and early Republican period: Comparing their experiences in Japan and in the United States

KOJIMA Yoshio (小島淑男): The activities of Chinese students who studied in Japan in the early 20th century

YUNG Ying-yue (容 応萸): Chinese students in Japan and the 1911 revolution

PRICE, Don C.: Kobayashi Ushisaburō 小林丑三郎, Song Jiaoren宋教仁, and Constitutions in early Republican China

Chairman’s comment (YAMADA Tatsuo 山田辰雄)

Seminar II: “Concepts of Time in the Works of Heian 平安 Women”

INOUE Eimei (井上英明): ‘Fictional’ time and echoes of the court chronicle concept of time in the life of Hikaru Genji 光源氏

KIM Soon-hee (金 順姫): The time of the Genji monogatari 源氏物語: “Kiritsubo-no-maki” 桐壺巻 and “Hatsune-no-maki”初音巻

OKADA, Richard Hideki: Women’s time, monogatari 物語 time: A critique of narratology

Chariman’s comment (KUMEKAWA Mitsuki 粂川光樹)

Seminar III: “Ancient Relations between Japan and the Continent: A Panel on Recent Archaeological Approaches”

KEALLY, Charles T.: A model for the origins of the Japanese Paleolithic

HUDSON, Mark J.: The formation of Yayoi 弥生 culture and the continent: Some recent archaeological approaches

KIDDER, Jr., J. Edward: Wei 魏 or Wa 倭? The Himiko 卑弥呼 mirrors

Chairmen’s comments (KANASEKI Hiroshi 金関 恕 & BLEED, Peter)

 No. 35 (Published May 1991)

The 35th International Conference of Orientalists in Japan

Special Lectures (summary):

KUBOTA Jun (久保田 淳): Tales about skeletons

ISHII Yoneo (石井米雄): On the study of the traditional codes in Theravāda Buddhist Asia

Research Reports:

JACINTO-ZAVALA, Agustin: The relationship between the historical body and the environment in late Nishida 西田 philosophy

SHAN Yuanchao (単 援朝): Akutagawa Ryūnosuke 芥川龍之介 in Shanghai and his contact with Li Renjie 李人傑, a representative of the Communist Party

ZAYAS, Cynthia Neri: Social transformation in Japanese maritime communities: Habuminato 波浮港 and Isozaki 磯崎, a century hence

PHILLIPS, Quitman E.: The Kanō school 狩野派 and yamato-e 大和絵 in the Bunroku 文禄, Keichō 慶長, and Genna 元和 eras

I Kaiyuan (李 開元): 『商君書』 境内篇為秦軍法残文説 (The argument that “Within the Borders” of The Writings of Shanjun is the remnants of the Qin military code)

NARRAMORE, Terry: Journalism as a profession in China, 1912‒1937: Ideology and commercialization

Summary of Other Reports Delivered:

MARUI Hiroshi (丸井 浩): The meaning of injunctions and the problem of truth in Indian philosophy of language

WONG, Charles Choy: The way from self-actualization to Buddhi: Foundations for a East-West psychology of man

YANAKA Shin’ichi (谷中信一): The influence of Ch‘i culture upon the textual formation of the Huai-nan-tzu 淮南子: Focussing on “Ping-lüeh hsün” 兵略訓

HUANG I-mei (黄 依妹): The Buddhist faith of Kung Tzu-chen 龔自珍 and Wei Yüan 魏源

CHOI Jae-mok (崔 在穆): The introduction and spread of Wang Yang-ming’s 王陽明 thought (Yang- ming hsüeh 陽明学) in Korea and Japan: Chung Che-too 鄭斉斗 and Nakae Tōju’s 中江藤樹 interpretation of the theory on the realization of spontaneous moral knowing (Chih Liang-chih shuo 致良知説)

TAKEI Kazuto (武井和人): The shadow of Gotoba-in 後鳥羽院 as reflected in the kotoba-gaki 詞書 style of the Shinkokinshū 新古今集

WANG Shukun (王 述坤): A tentative discussion on The Red Moon in the Face (顔の中の赤い月) by Noma Hiroshi 野間宏

YU Qi (兪 琦): A study of Ōoka Shōhei’s 大岡昇平 Record of the Leyte Battle (レイテ戦記)

HUDSON, Mark J.: Sea people, rice people: The dual nature of Yayoi 弥生 society

METEVELIS, Peter: The “sky of stone” motif in the history of religions

SOWIŃSKA, Renata: Kegare 穢れ (impurity) in ancient and medieval Japan: On the problem of approach

WATTENBERG, Ulrich: Germany in Kume’s 久米 Bei-Ō Kairan jikki 米欧回覧実記: A fresh view on an emerging country

BRADSHAW, Richard A.: A model for Meiji 明治 modernizers: The example of Egypt

SEEKINS, Donald M.: The study of culture as political thought: The case of Japan

ROTH, Hans Jakob: Human rights in a mass society

LÉVI ALVARÈS, Claude: The weight of organization on school education

FOWLER, Edward: San’ya 山谷: Portrait of a depressed Tokyo neighborhood

NAWARATNE, Sunil Jayantha: A model to explain Japanese style of marketing

MATHUR, Ramesh: Japan’s internationalization: Potential and impediments

ZAMAN, Iftekharuz: South Asia in the changing global scenario: What role for Japan?

DAHER, Massoud: The Lebanese problem in some Japanese studies

SO, Perseveranda S.: Present status and future concerns of educational development reforms in the Philippines

DULAR Chaoke (杜拉爾朝克): Notes on the relationship between Ainu and the Altaic languages

P‘ENG Fei (彭 飛): A study of some expressions in fifty languages: A socio-psychological interpretation

WU Chuan (呉 川): Onomatopoeia of Chinese origin in Ōgai’s 鷗外 and Sōseki’s 漱石 novels

HALPERN, Jack: Computer-edited New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 新漢英字典

YAO Rongtao (姚 栄濤): The terminology in the Chinese Constitution and the Japanese kango 漢語 terms

CAO Yang (曹 陽): A study on the landscaping thought of ancient Japanese cities compared with that of Chinese cities: Focusing on ages of 600‒700

NEVES, Jr., Mauro: A comparison between the Fujiwara 藤原 system of government in the Heian 平安 period and the Macedonian system of government in the Byzantine empire

TANG Chongnan (湯 重南): The function of Eastern traditional culture in the process of modernization: The cases of China and Japan

BECKER, Carl B.: Religious healing in 19th century “new religions” : The cases of Tenrikyō 天理教 and Christian science

NUSSBOUM, Mina: Jewish religious resistance to secularization and modernization: The phenomenon of Baalei Teshuva

SANO Midori (佐野みどり): Uta-e 歌絵 and ashide 葦手

MARQUET, Christophe: The contribution of painters to the journal Hototogisu ホトトギス (1898‒1900)

MESNIL, Evelyne: The religious paintings of Shu 蜀 kingdom (A. D. 891‒965) and its diffusion: A study of the I-chou ming-hua lu 益州名画録

FISKESJÖ, Magnus: On the extinction of elephants and rhinoceroses in ancient China

WANG Miaofa (王 妙発): The early exploitation of the Kan-Ch‘ing 甘 (粛) 青 (海) area

TS‘AI Che-mao (蔡 哲茂): A study of the problems centering on the Western Chou 周 bronze inscription “jen li ” 人鬲

WU Wenxian (呉 文銜): On the economy of the ancient nationalities in the northeast of China

CAI Jianguo (蔡 建国): On Cai Yuanpei’s 蔡元培 political activities in the period of 1927‒1936

CHEN Guang (晨 光): Individual based economy in China

HUANG Zhengjian (黄 正建): The types and characters of official banquets in social life in the T‘ang 唐 dynasty

DANJŌ Hiroshi (檀上 寛): The Chinese despotic state and Confucian ideology

Summary of the Lectures at the Kansai District:

LIU Junwen (劉 俊文): Further research on the Confucianization of Chinese laws

LEE Won-sik (李 元植): Conversations exchanged by writing between the Korean envoys and Japanese intellectuals in the Edo 江戸 period

Seminar Ⅰ: “New Economic Order in East Asia”

McILROY, Robert: The current status of economic treaties in Asia

KIMURA Ichizō (木村一三): The present situation in China and the future of Sino-Japanese trade

CHAN, Thomas M. H.: Asia-Pacific regional development and the role of China

Chairman’s comment (YAMADA Tatsuo 山田辰雄)

Seminar Ⅱ: “Epic Literature and Its Background”

KUMEKAWA Mitsuki (粂川光樹): Considerations on epic literature

KANAI Seiichi (金井清一): Japanese epics of early classic period and their background

YAMASHITA Hiroaki (山下宏明): The epic world of the Heike monogatari 平家物語

BRUNEAU, Michel: Concerning medieval European epics: Particularly on violence and religion

HANSON, Larry Lee: English renaissance epics

Chairman’s comment (KUMEKAWA Mitsuki 粂川光樹)

Seminar Ⅲ: “If Not “National Seclusion,” Then What?: New Approaches to Early Tokugawa Foreign Relations”

ARANO Yasunori (荒野泰典): In search of a richer image of Tokugawa 徳川 foreign relations

TOBY, Ronald P.: Leaving the closed country: New models for early-modern Japan

Chairman’s comment (KANAI Madoka 金井 圓)

 No. 34 (Published Feb. 1990)

The 34th International Conference of Orientalists in Japan

Special Lectures (summary):

TÜBSIN (特布信): Ethnic problems and agricultural development in Inner Mongolia during the late Qing 清: Land reclamation administration under Yigu 貽穀

BITŌ Masahide (尾藤正英): A new concept of the periodization of Japanese history

Research Reports:

ENOMOTO Fumio (榎本文雄): On the annihilation of karman in early Buddhism

LINK, Luther: Characteristics of the soliloquy in kabuki 歌舞伎: As compared with Western drama

ESPINO DE VALDIVIA, Isabel: Universal trends in nominal zero anaphora: An inquiry into Japanese and Spanish discourse

METEVELIS, Peter: Body wrappings and mortality

SCREECH, Timothy B. M.: Kunisada’s 国貞 ghosts and late-Edo 江戸 period natural history illustration

WANG Miaofa (王 妙発): 関於中国早期都市 (A discussion on ancient Chinese cities in their initial stage)

Summary of Other Reports Delivered:

REIS, Maria: The Great Compassion Mantra

HEO Il-beom (許 一範): On the relation between the Ādikalyāna 3-Deity Mandala and the Māhakarunāgarbhodbhava Mandala

WELTER, Albert F.: Tsan-ning 賛寧 and the relationship beween the Sung-kao-seng chuan 宋高僧伝 (Biographies of Eminent Monks Compiled in the Sung Dynasty) and the Ta-Sung seng-shih lüeh 大宋僧史略 (Compendium of Buddhist Institutional History Compiled in the Great Sung Dynasty): Historiographical considerations

ICHIKI Tsuyuhiko (市来津由彦): Chu Hsi’s 朱熹 theory of perception

LI Qing (李 慶): The relationship between Wang Yangming’s 王陽明 doctrine and the literature of the late Ming 明 dynasty in China

VIDAEUS, Kerstin: Miyazawa Kenji’s 宮沢賢治 tale characters and their social consciousness

NUSSBOUM, Mina: Hakai 破戒 by Shimazaki Tōson 島崎藤村: An analysis

GU Yeli (顧 也力): Yu Dafu 郁達夫 (Iku Tappu) and Japanese literary naturalism: A study proposal

TOKUDA Kazuo (徳田和夫): Relationship between medieval Japanese illustrated narratives
(setsuwaga 説話画, monogatarie 物語絵, etoki 絵解, etc.) and religion

YANG Kuei-hsiang (楊 桂香): The dramatic character of the Nan-yin 南音 and its music-group

LIN Ch‘eng-jung (林 呈蓉): On the authenticity of the envoys of Dazaifu 太宰府 to Sung 宋 China in 1026

KILEY, Cornelius J.: The idea of “security” (ando 安堵) in the Heian 平安 period

BUTLER, Lee: Tokugawa Ieyasu 徳川家康 and the imperial court

LOOSER, Tom: Theater, representation and the formation of sociocultural order in Japan

MEHL, Margaret: Japan’s hard road to Western-style scholarship: The Shūshikan 修史館 and G.G. Zerffi, The Science of History

SUCHY, Irene: German musicians in Japan from the beginning of the Meiji 明治 period until the end of World War Ⅱ

NIE Lili (聶 莉莉): Changes in the perception of ancestors: From field data on a farm village of northeastern China

NENNSTIEL, K. Ulrike: Participant observation in a Japanese fishing village

ZAYAS, Cynthia Neri: Mediating between traditional and modern fishing: The case of a fisherman from Yugawara 湯河原

JOLIVET, Muriel: Motherhood in Japan

PAINTER, Andrew A.: Culture, ideology, and the Japanese talk show: TV from an anthropological perspective

MATHUR, Ramesh: Individualism in the group-oriented Japanese society

ROTH, Hans Jakob: Japan as a mass society

BOVE’, Folke: The teletopia projects: Social experiments with information technology in Japan

ROSTINSKY, Joseph N.: Japanese model for Czech nationality

HUANG Weixin (黄 為忻): The development experience of South Korea and Taiwan: Its relevance to China

SCOTT, Paul D.: The life and times of Uchiyama Kanzō 内山完造: A case study in Sino-Japanese interaction

CSERESNYÉSI László: Testing theories of the origin of the Japanese language

BAUER, Robert S.: Lexical convergence in East and Southeast Asia: Part I, common verbs

PENG, Fred C. C.: Historical linguistics and dialectology: A case study of Taiwan

HUNTLEY, Jr., William: Discovering moralogy in Japan in 1989

SOWIŃSKA, Renata: Kegare 穢れ (impurity) in ancient and medieval Japan

LYTTON, Ursula J.: Shōreisai 松例祭, the New Year’s festival at Mount Haguro 羽黒山: Folk- and religious lore in coexistence

GELAYE, Tesfaye: Japanese ceramics art in the eyes of an African

STEIN, Hans Joachim: On the system of breath and breathing as applied in meditation and traditional arts and sports in East Asia and its benefits for mankind

EDWARDS, Walter: Buried discourse: The Toro 登呂 archaeological site and national identity in postwar Japan

SEEKINS, Donald M.: Cultural essentialism and the ‘internationalization’ of Japan

MEZA, Virginia: Image of Mexico in Japanese textbooks

RETTA Carolina: Analysis of hōsōge 宝相華 pattern from its appearance (Nara 奈良 period) through its disappearance (Edo 江戸 period) in Japanese art representation

GOODWIN, Shauna: The Tale of Genji Screens (源氏物語図屏風) in the collection of the Yale University Art Gallery

McCLINTOCK, Martha J.: Okuhara Seiko 奥原晴湖 (1837‒1913): The visual genius of a Meiji literata

NIIKURA Eri (新倉恵理): Japanese influence on Western wallpapers: One aspect of Japonisme in the late nineteenth century

KENRICK, Douglas: The world’s oldest pottery: Jomon

TS‘AI Che-mao (蔡 哲茂): A reconsideration of the seasonal wind characters on oracle bone inscriptions

DENG Ruiling (鄧 鋭齢): Zong Le’s 宗泐 journey to Tibet in the early period of the Ming 明 dynasty

MIYAJIMA Hiroshi (宮嶌博史): Land registers in premodern Korea

Summary of the Lectures at the Kansai District:

CH‘IU T‘ien-sheng (邱 添生): On the establishment of historiography institutes in the T'ang 唐

KUROKAWA Yōichi (黒川洋一): Appreciation of Tu Fu’s 杜甫 poetry in the second half of the Edo 江戸 period: Particularly on monk Rikunyo 六如

Seminar I: “China’s Nation-Building and Foreign Advisors”

ZHAO Jun (趙 軍): Sun Yat-sen 孫逸仙 and his Japanese friends

I Tingjiang (李 廷江): Modern China and the Japanese consultants

FELBER, Roland: Recent studies on German military advisors to Guomindang 国民党 China in the German Democratic Republic: A review

Chairman’s comment (YAMADA Tatsuo 山田辰雄)

Seminar II: “Characteristic Features of Japanese Diary Literature”

KIMURA Masanori (木村正中): On ancient Japanese diary literature

IMAZEKI Toshiko (今関敏子): Fiction in ancient Japanese diary literature by lady writers

BEICHMAN, Janine: Yosano Akiko 与謝野晶子: The poet as diarist

Chairman’s comment (ITŌ Kunio 位藤邦生)

 No. 33 (Published Feb. 1989)

The 33rd International Conference of Orientalists in Japan

Special Lectures (summary):

KANAI Madoka (金井 圓): On the work of collecting unpublished historical documents concerning Japan from foreign archives

SHIMIZU Shigeru (清水 茂): The book form in relation to scholarship

Research Reports:

WELTER, Albert F.: Tsan-ning’s 賛寧 Ta-Sung seng-shih lüeh 大宋僧史略 and the foundations of Sung 宋 dynasty Buddhism: The concept of Three Teachings as implements of the Chinese emperor

YOU Ock-hee (兪 玉姫): The meaning of Bashō’s 芭蕉 shigure 時雨

PANG Pu (龐 樸): 帛書 《五行篇》 研究 (Study of Five Elements from the silk manuscripts)

FREI, Henry: Australia in the Nan’yō 南洋 literature of the early 1940s

BETCHAKU Yasuko (別役恭子): A study of “The Tale of a Strange Marriage,” Konkai zōshi emaki 婚怪草子絵巻, by Ukita Ikkei 浮田一蕙 in the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Summary of Other Reports Delivered:

TANIZAWA Junzō (谷沢淳三): The problem of meaning for Indian grammarians

LOY, David: The path of no-path: Śankara and Dōgen 道元 on the paradox of spiritual practice

ADAMS, Robert W.: Epistemology and metaphysics: Nishida’s 西田 Taishō 大正 era encounter with Neo-Kantianism

LYNN, Janet MacGregor: The Baojuan on the Discourse of Zhong Xi (衆喜粗言寶巻): A religious manual from late traditional China

HEO Il-beom (許 一範): On the relation between the directions and the positions of the Twelve Halls in the Garbhakośamandala

NIKOLIC-YAMAGISHI, Ljiljana: Japanese literature in Yugoslavia

SCHÖCHE, Heike: The influence of Germany on the attitudes and early works of Mori Ōgai 森鷗外

XIA Gang (夏 剛): Postwar Japanese literature and Chinese literature after the Cultural Revolution: An attempt at comparison

MUTŌ Motoaki (武藤元昭)Chūhon 中本 and ninjō 人情

ZHANG Xiaogang (張 小鋼): A comparative study of wicked women in modern Japanese and Chinese literature: Concerning Takahasi Oden 高橋阿伝 and Pan Jinlian 潘金蓮

FINCH, Roger: Reconstruction of proto-Altaic *p-

SANMUGADAS, Arunasalam: A comparative study of case particles in Japanese and Tamil

DASGUPTA, Kalyan: Bengali and Japanese braille: A comparative study

ZOU Benjian (鄒 本建): Yakuon 約音 of Japanese language and the hansetsu 反切 (fanqie ) of Chinese language

CHAWLA, Ashok K.: Scientific terminology in Japanese: A preliminary study

FALSGRAF, Carl: The present state of Japanese language teaching methodology and implications for future development

SOWIŃSKA, Renata: Regulations concerning kegare 穢 (impurity) in Engishiki 延喜式 and Hossōshiyōshō 法曹至要抄

KILEY, Cornelius J.: Authority and military power on a late Heian 平安 shōen 荘園: The case of Akanabe no shō 茜部荘

TAO Demin (陶 徳民): Tominaga Nakamoto’s 富永仲基 application of Sinological knowledge to his study of Buddhism

CHAUDHURI, Saroj Kumar: Indian caste system as seen by Hirata Atsutane 平田篤胤

HE Ming (何 嗚): Two kinds of outlooks on civilization: A comparative study of Fukuzawa Yukichi’s 福沢諭吉 Bunmeiron no gairyaku 文明論之概略 and Yan Fu’s 厳復 Shibian zhi lun世変之論

RAJABZADEH, Hashem: Modernization of Iran and the example of Japan: Images and ideals

LI Min (李 民): Study of Xia 夏 history in prospect

LI Kaiyuan (李 開元): The social stratum which was beneficiary to military prowess in the early Western Han 漢

CAO Yang (曹 陽): A study of the roots of Japanese ancient castles: A comparison with the Chinese Southern Dynasties’ castle Jiankang 建康

MORITA Kenji (森田憲司): Several stone inscriptions concerning the Li 李 family of Shantung 山東

BAI Gengsheng (白 庚勝): On the levels of the Naxi 納西 nationality’s culture

ARASE, David: Structural problems in U.S.-Japan relations

KIM Young-rai (金 栄来): A comparative study on the historical development of general trading companies in Korea and Japan

APPEADU, Kwabena: Japan’s relations with Africa: Ghana-Japan relations as a case study

SANMUGADAS, Manonmani: A comparative study of the treatment of nature in the love poems of Man’yōshū 万葉集 and Cankam texts

SUN Jiufu (孫 久富): Some problems on the Chinese translation of the Man’yōshū 万葉集, as approached from the viewpoint of comparative literature

YUAN Tiezheng (袁 鐵錚): A compartive study of Ōtomo no Tabito 大伴旅人 and Li Po 李白

CHEN Liwei 陳 力衛): The significance of the various usages of dew and frost in the Kokin waka-shū 古今和歌集: In comparison with the Tōshi 唐詩 (Tang poetry)

CHEN Binbin (陳 彬彬): The resistant characters of Utsusemi 空蝉 and Ukifune 浮舟 seen in the Genji monogatari 源氏物語 and those of Qing Wen 晴雯 and You Sanjie尤三姐 in the Hong Lou Meng 紅楼夢

MATHUR, Ramesh: Privacy: Japanese characteristics―A comparative study

PANDA, Nabin Kumar: Personality in politics: Rise of Nakasone 中曽根 as the leader and after

CALENBERG, Verena: Family education in Japan

SCHERMANN, Susanne: The present situation of Japanese cinema

DENYS, Bernadette: Reflection or line symmetry: Subject of teaching and socio-cultural acquirement for French and Japanese students

SALZ, Jonah: Dento Bentos, Matsurification, and Funikitsch: Packing performances for tourists in contemporary Japan

NIU Dayong (牛 大勇): Seeking for conciliation between the Nationalists and the imperialists: The negotiations between the Nationalist government and the British-Hong Kong government for the settelment of the Canton-Hong Kong strike, 1925‒1926

HAN I-te (韓 一徳): The development of Li Ta-chao’s 李大釗 thinking during his study in Japan (1914‒1916)

MÁRKUS, Kinga: The legend of the birth of Alexander the Great in the Iranian tradition

WAGATSUMA Naomi (我妻直美): A study of the screen Tale of Honda Heihachirō (伝本田平八郎姿
絵) 屏風, housed at the Tokugawa Reimeikai 徳川黎明会

WOLFGRAM, Juliann: Mitate-e 見立絵 in the art of Okumura Masanobu 奥村政信

COALDRAKE, William H.: Perambulating portals: The relocation and preservation of daimyō 大名 gateways of Edo 江戸

KIM Jeong-kyo (金 貞教): “The Eight Views of Hsiao and Hsiang”(瀟湘八景) in early Yi 李 period paintings: Concerning the visual point

NAPIER, Susan J.: Fantasy women: A discussion of Izumi Kyōka’s 泉鏡花 ghosts

YANG Liya (楊 麗雅): An analysis of the metaphorical expressions used to depict the male characters in the novels of Natsume Sōseki 夏目漱石

MIKALS-ADACHI, Eileen B.: The strength of Enchi Fumiko 円地文子 and her women

LI Shijun (李 士俊): The situation of Japanese language education in China

Summary of the Lectures at the Kansai District:

FAURE, Bernard: Language and discourse in Ch‘an 禅

TANIGAWA Michio (谷川道雄): On the status of fu-ping 府兵 (garrison militia)

Seminar I: “Neighbors’ Image of Japan”

ROZMAN, Gilbert: Recent Soviet-Japanese mutual perceptions

YAMAMOTO Yoshinobu (山本吉宣): The U.S. image of Japan

YAMAKAGE Susumu (山影 進): Southeast Asian view of Japan and the Japanese

CHOI Young (崔 栄): The Koreans’ perception of the Japanese

Chairman’s comment (YAMADA Tatsuo 山田辰雄)

Seminar II: “‘Haiku’俳句 in the World Literature”

SATŌ Kazuo (佐藤和夫): Haiku in the West

MATSUO Yasuaki (松尾靖秋): Haiku in Germany

INUI Masayuki (乾 昌幸): 20th-century haiku as a new form of incantation: The cases of Japan and France

ZHU Shih (朱 実): Haiku and kanpai 漢俳 in China

Report on the discussion (IKEDA Tadashi 池田重)

 No. 32 (Published Jan. 1988)

The 32nd International Conference of Orientalists in Japan

Special Lectures (summary):

DUUS, Peter: Backwardness and imperialism in late Meiji 明治 Japan

NAKANE Chie (中根千枝): Literature and field-work in Asian studies

Research Reports:

SASO, Michael: The structure of Taoist liturgy

MOSTOW, Joshua S.: Minamoto no Shunrai 源俊頼 and uta-e 歌絵

CHAFFEE, John W.: Marriage and the Sung 宋 imperial clan

RAWAT, Anil: India-Japan relations in the postwar international context

BAUER, Robert S.: Kadai loanwords in southern Chinese dialects

Summary of Other Reports Delivered:

IWATA Takashi (岩田 孝): On the identity in Buddhistic logic

MOHR, Michel: Tōrei 東嶺: An attempt to rediscover the original face of Hakuin’s 白隠 Zen 禅 through his main disciple

HUNTLEY, Jr., William: Discovering Dōgen 道元 today in Tokyo

SHARF, Robert H.: Ritual and dialectic: A reevaluation of the philosophical foundations of T‘ang 唐 dynasty Ch‘an 禅

TSUCHIDA Kenjirō (土田健次郎): Ch‘en Hsiang’s 陳襄 thought and his surroundings: One aspect of the formation of tao-hsüeh 道学

YE Weiqu (葉 渭渠): The evaluation of the function of naturalism in Japanese literature

HEREMANS, Marc: The problem of evil and its perception in the novels of Endō Shūsaku 遠藤周作

TREAT, John W.: What is zentai shōsetsu 全体小説?: The works of Oda Makoto 小田実

DURHAM, Valerie L.: The metamorphoses of Yaoya Oshichi 八百屋お七 in Edo 江戸 literature

HUH Young-eun (許 栄恩): The formation of Kagerō nikki 蜻蛉日記: What motivated the author to write the diary

SOKURA Takeshi (曽倉 岑): Poems with and without the subject: Centering on the poems in the

HAVENS, Norman: Comments on the relation between social structuring and popular religious phenomena in the Edo 江戸 period

TAO Demin(陶 徳民): Confucianists’ views of music in the period of Tokugawa Yoshimune 徳川吉宗

LEUPP, Gary P.: The feminization of service in Tokugawa-period Osaka 大坂

SCOTT, Paul D.: Japan-China and the paradox of cooperation

YU, Lydia N.: Japanese interest in the Philippines: 1900‒1920

SCHAUWECKER, Detlef: German cultural policies toward Japan during the Nazi period

KAWAKAMI-ANDRIEU, Cécile: About one existential subjective experience in Genji monogatari emaki 源氏物語絵巻

BROCK, Karen L.: The relationship between editor and audience in Illustrated Tales of Gishō and Gangyō (Kegon engi emaki 華厳縁起絵巻)

CLARK, Timothy T.: Daimyō 大名 and ukiyo-e 浮世絵: Focussing on Kitao Shigemasa’s 北尾重政 painting of a geisha 芸者 (1781) with accompanying inscription by Mizoguchi Naoyasu 溝口直養, lord of Shibata 新発田

FOULDS, Martin A.: Stylistic development in early paintings by Azuma Tōyō 東東洋

OGAWA Hiromitsu (小川裕充): On the sliding screen paintings (襖絵) of the “Landscape of Four Seasons” (四季山水図) attributed to Sōami 相阿弥 in the main room of Hōjō 方丈 of Daisen-in 大仙院

YAMAGISHI, Liliana: Li Qingzhao 李清照 and her “ci” 詞 poetry

YANG Liya (楊 麗雅): On Chinese metaphor theory

LIANG Jiguo (梁継国): The “roots” movement in China

HERBERT, Penelope A.: Early T‘ang 唐 innovators in public service selection and their family and sponsorship connections

KIM Bongjin (金 鳳珍): A study of the acceptance of Man’guk kongbŏb 万国公法 in Chosŏn 朝鮮: From the eve of opening-up of Chosŏn to the émeute of 1884

KADIRGAMAR, Santasilan: Some aspects of Japan’s relations with the developing countries of Asia

ANDROUAIS, Anne: The meaning of internationalization for the Japanese economy

ARASE, David: The politics of Pacific economic cooperation

FUNGTAMMASAN, Artorn: Japanese literature in Thailand: Translation and studies

OH Byung-woo (呉 秉禹): The genealogy of the Japanese language: As seen through a comparative study of the Japanese and Korean languages

HERFORTH, Derek D.: Topic clauses in Old Chinese

SAITŌ Kazue (斎藤和枝): Hotoke-no-mai ほとけの舞 (Dance for Buddha) in Hanazono 花園 village

SZABÓ, Mária Ilona: Yamamba 山姥 and Zeami 世阿弥

YOH Suk-kee (呂 石基): Reception and influences of British and American drama in modern Korea: A critical appraisal

SHIM Jung-soon (沈 貞順): Conformity and change in modern Korean theater: A current appraisal

ZAYAS, Cynthia Neri: The enduring coastal fisheries of Isozaki 磯崎: A preliminary study on the tradition of fisheries in Nakaminato 那珂湊 city, Ibaraki prefecture, Japan

MATHUR, Ramesh: Amiability: Japanese pattern in interpersonal relations

LYTTON, Ursula J.: Inside and outside of a kyū-dōjō 弓道場: An anthropological approach

RINGHOFER, Manfred: The existence of the Korean minority in Japan: A key for a real, human
‘internationalization’ (fingerprinting-system and the use of Japanese / Korean names)

FROMM, Mallory: Subjective life satisfaction of the Japanese elderly and social reality

HEU Moun-kang (許 文康): Comparison of royal genealogy of ancient Japan and Korea

FINCH, Roger: The virgin birth episode from The Secret History of the Mongols 元朝秘史

MÁRKUS, Kinga: King Ardashīr and the worm of Haftvād: A variant of the dragon slayer theme in the Iranian book of the kings

NEVILLE, Tove: Eleven-headed Avalokiteśvara: Development of headstyles

Summary of the Lectures at the Kansai District:

MATSUO Yoshiki (松尾良樹): Recent trends in Chinese hsün-ku-hsüeh 訓詁学 studies

SHIVELY, Donald H.: The develoment of urban culture in Kyoto in the early Edo 江戸 period

Seminar Ⅰ: “International Relations in Modern East Asia”

REYNOLDS, Douglas R.: Tōa Dōbun Shoin 東亜同文書院: Ideals and realities of its first half-life, 1900‒1923

WANG Xiaoqiu (王 曉秋): China’s reform movement in the late 19th century and Japan: Centered upon Kang Youwei’s 康有為 modeling on Japan’s reform thought

KAGEYAMA Masahiro (蔭山雅博): Kanō Jigorō 嘉納治五郎 and Chinese students in Japan

Chairman’s comment (YAMADA Tatsuo 山田辰雄)

Seminar Ⅱ: “West Meets East: The Impact of Noh and Kyōgen on Contemporary Theater”

Chairman’s address (IKEDA Tadashi 池田 重)

Presentation abstract (KOMINZ, Laurence)

MUNAKATA Kuniyoshi (宗片邦義): Adapting Shakespeare to the noh “Hamlet”

SALZ, Jonah: Levels of fusion in adapting kyōgen 狂言 to contemporary dramas: “Act without words,” “cramps vamp,” etc.

CRANDALL, David: Western music dramas “Crazy Jane,” “The Linden Tree,” etc.

BEICHMAN, Janine: Writing a modern noh play “Drifting Fires”

 No. 31 (Published Oct. 1986)

The 31st International Conference of Orientalist in Japan

Special Lectures (summary):

DE RACHEWILTZ, Igor: The title Činggis Qan ╱ Qaɣan reexamined

KOYAMA Hiroshi (小山弘志): The relationship between noh and kyōgen 狂言

Research Reports:

VITA, Silvio: Interpretations of Mahāyāna Buddhism in Meiji Japan: From religious polemics to scholarly debate

MU Guangju (穆 廣菊): Yamanoue no Okura 山上憶良 and Chinese classical poetry

SCHAUWECKER, Detlef F.: Japan in German dramas during 1900‒1945: German versions of
“Chūshingura”忠臣蔵 in the Nazi period

WARANTZ, Laura: Traditional landscape elements in the mid‒13th century scrolls, Illustrated Life of Saigyō (西行物語絵巻), with an emphasis on evidence for meisho-e 名所絵 and uta-e 歌絵 of earlier periods

HERBERT, Penelope A.: Zhao Kuang 趙匡 and Shen Jiji’s 沈既済 detailed proposals for reforming civil services selection in late eighth century China

Summary of Other Reports Delivered:

SAITŌ Akira (斎藤 明): Buddhapālita in the history of Mādhyamika philosophy

RUSTAGI, Bishan Swarup: The style of writing for debate in Indian philosophy

WRIGHT, Dale S.: The role of language and text in Ch‘an 禅 Buddhism

ABU‒ZAID, Nasr: Islamic philosophy and ancient Indian thought

HANAFI, Hassan: The essence of Islam: A phenomenological approach

LINDBERG‒WADA, Gunilla: Hachidaishū 八代集: From Kokin wakashū 古今和歌集 to Shinkokin wakashū 新古今和歌集

TEELE, Nicholas J.: The magic of Komachi 小町

YANG Liya (楊 麗雅): Metaphorical expressions in Sōseki’s 漱石 Kusamakura 草枕

CHEN Dewen (陳 徳文): Reflections on Japanese naturalism

YAMADA Akira (山田 晃): The religious character of Shimazaki Tōson’s 島崎藤村 Chikumagawa ryojō no uta 千曲川旅情の歌

ROBERTS, Luke S.: Political centralization and the weakening retainer in seventeenth century Japan

NOSCO, Peter E.: The economic, social and political background of 18th-century nativist thought

VOLPE, Angela: “Kakure Kirishitan ”隠れキリシタン in present-day Japan

HOWLAND, Douglas: Analogies for enlightenment: Chinese characters in the writings of Nishi Amane 西周―Usage and form

DUELL, Barry: The rice-substitute cooking contest of 1940

DASGUPTA, Kalyan: Change in the position of middle class Bengali women since the 1850’s

KADIRGAMAR, Santasilan: India and ethnic conflict in Sri Lanka

ZIJOOD‒NARAGHI, Mahmood: A study on the idea of the “Cosmic Mountain”: Regarding the communication of garden culture between ancient Japan and Persia

ALT, Helene: Gold and silver foil in the manuscript ornamentation of twelfth century Japan

STEVENS, John W.: The role of Bodhidharma in Zen 禅 art

L Min (李 民): China’s extant earliest pathological records: Pathological records preserved in the Shang 商 oracle-bone inscriptions

TAKASHIMA Ken’ichi (高嶋謙一): Morphology of the negatives in oracle-bone inscriptions

SHEN Bin (申斌): Essence of the science and technology of the Shang 商 dynasty: Bronze smelting and casting

von FALKENHAUZEN, Lothar: The bells of the Marquis of Zeng 曾侯 and the development of music in ancient China

AZUMA Jūji (吾妻重二): The significance of Ch‘ao Yüeh-chih 晁説之 (1059‒1129) in Sung 宋 intellectual history

SIRCAR, Asok: Cabinet system in parliamentary government: Comparative study between Japan and India

ERONY, Michael D.: Administrative reform in Japan: Its impact upon contemporary Japanese public administration

JEONG Hye-kyong (鄭 恵卿): Japanese honorific expressions in conversational discourse

KASZA, Robert: Grammar and usage of present-day Japanese personal pronouns: A case of boku ぼく

FIALA, Karel: Search for a minimal linguistic unit of the text level: Periphrastic analysis of a fragment of the Heike monogatari 平家物語

LEI Shi-yu (雷 石楡): One aspect of the interchange between Japanese and Chinese writers during the 1930s: Centering on the journal Shiseishin 詩精神

LIANG Jiguo (梁 継国): Shuang guan yu 相関語 and kakekotoba 掛詞: A comparison

JIN Muzhen (金 慕箴): Case study on the mistakes of Chinese learners of Japanese: On the study of the mistakes of suru する

BRYANT, Daniel J.: Once more, the authenticity of the tz‘u 詞 poems attributed to Li Po 李白

LIN Wen-ying (林 文瑛): Children’s perceptions and judgements about lying

HORVATH, Patricia J.: First year high school students and ijime いじめ (bullying): Findings from a recent study

PICKEN, Stuart D. B.: Juvenile suicide, school violence and victimisation (ijime いじめ)

ANASZ, Wanda: Some observations and comments on parent company-subsidiary company relations, technical equipment, management, personality types of company owners, type of work, working environment in enterprises of various sizes in the Japanese automobile and electronic industries: A report of the field study

CARR, Michael: Austro-Tai *tsum(b)angət ‘spirit’ and archaic Chinese *XmwângXmwət 恍惚 ‘bliss’

BAUER, Robert S.: In search of Austro-Thai strata in Southern Chinese dialects

BALLARD, William L.: Tone sandhi in Xu Baohua’s 許寶華 Wu 呉 dialect area I

AUGUSTINE, Morris J.: Monks as role-models for ideal attitudes in Japanese and European cultural history

Summary of the Lectures at the Kansai District:

KAWACHI Yoshihiro (河内良弘): The marten trade among the Ming 明 dynasty, Jurchin 女真, and Korea during the 14th-17th centuries

SUN Ch’ang-wu (孫昌武): 仏教対唐代文学的影響 (On the influence of Buddhism upon T‘ang literature)

Seminar I: “International Relations in Modern East Asia”

SCOTT, Paul D.: The growth and development of the term kōkoku 皇国

Li Tingjiang (李 廷江): Sino-Japanese relations during the 1911 revolution: A study on the plan of establishment of the central bank

ZHAO, John Quansheng (趙 全勝): A comparative study on the formation of trade policies between Japan and the United States: Cases about the most favored nation treatment in 1970s

Chairman’s comment (YAMADA Tatsuo 山田辰雄)

Seminar II: “The Noh: Drama or Poetry?”

KANAI Kiyomitsu (金井清光): (Lecture): Noh and noh performers: Messengers of the deities and of the dead

HOFF, Frank P.: Noh: Between reading and seeing

TASHIRO Keiichirō (田代慶一郎): The importance of the literary study of noh

BEICHMAN, Janine: Original noh plays in English

TANAKA Makoto (田中 允): Yōkyoku 謡曲: Its appreciation from the performer’s viewpoint

Chairman’s report (IKEDA Tadashi 池田 重)