Kazuhiro Arai

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Name
Kazuhiro Arai
Affiliation
Keio University
Section
Faculty of Business and Commerce

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2017
 - 
Today
Professor, Faculty of Business and Commerce, Keio University
 
Apr 2010
 - 
Mar 2017
Associate Professor, Faculty of Business and Commerce, Keio University
 
Apr 2008
 - 
Mar 2010
Assistant Professor, Faculty of Business and Commerce, Keio University
 
Apr 2006
 - 
Mar 2008
Assistant Professor, ILCAA, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
 
Sep 2004
 - 
Mar 2006
Research Fellow, ILCAA, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
 

Education

 
Sep 1993
 - 
Aug 2004
Department of Near Eastern Studies, The University of Michigan
 
Apr 1987
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Mar 1991
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Saitama University
 

Published Papers

 
The Media, Saints and Sayyids in Contemporary Indonesia
Kazuhiro Arai
Orient   XLVI 51-71   2011   [Invited]
An Attempt to Reform Ḥaḍramawt in the Early Twentieth-Century: A Preliminary Consideration on the “Truth Society (Jam‘iyyat al-Ḥaqq)” of Tarīm
Kazuhiro Arai
Memoirs of the Research Department of The Toyo Bunko   (65) 91-112   2007   [Invited]
Arabs who Traversed the Indian Ocean: The History of the al-‘Attas Family in Hadramawt and Southeast Asia, c. 1650 - c. 1960
Kazuhiro Arai
The University of Michigan      Aug 2004   [Refereed]
Arabs under Japanese Occupation: A Preliminary Overview
Kazuhiro Arai
Senri Ethnological Studies   (55) 41-54   2001   [Invited]

Books etc

 
Hadhramaut and its Diaspora: Yemeni Politics, Identity and Migration
Kazuhiro Arai (Part:Joint Work, ‘Revival’ of the Hadhrami Diaspora? Networking through Religious Figures in Indonesia)
I.B. Tauris, March   2017   
Encyclopaedia of Islam 3rd edition
Kazuhiro Arai (Part:Contributor, "Faqīh, Bā" "Al-‘Aṭṭās Family" "Abū Bakr b. Sālim" "Al-‘Aṭṭās, Aḥmad b. Ḥasan")
Brill   
Sayyids and Sharifs in Muslim Societies: The Living Links to the Prophet
Kazuhiro Arai (Part:Joint Work, The Sayyids as Commodities: The Islamic Periodical Alkisah and the Sayyid Community in Indonesia)
Routledge   2012   
The Changing Self Image of Southeast Asian Society during the 19th and 20th Centuries
Kazuhiro Arai (Part:Joint Work, The Human Network Surrounding an Arab Religious Figure in Southeast Asia who Appears in the Literature: The Case of ‘Abd Allāh b. Muḥsin al-‘Aṭṭās in Bogor)
The Toyo Bunko   2009   
Population Movement beyond the Middle East: Migration, Diaspora, and Network
Kazuhiro Arai (Part:Joint Work, The History of Hadhrami Migration to Southeast Asia: The Case of the Al-‘Attas Family)
The Japan Center for Area Studies, National Museum of Ethnology   2005   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Saint veneration in Indonesia and the emergence of Hadrami sada: shaping historical perception by using the current situation? [Invited]
Kazuhiro Arai
International Symposium, “Islamic Studies and the Study of Sufism in Academia: Rethinking Methodologies”   21 May 2017   The Kenan Rifai Center for Sufi Studies, Kyoto University