KURITA Hidehiko

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KURITA Hidehiko
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Ph.D.(Tohoku University)

Research Interests


Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Sep 2011
Jan 2013
Visiting Fellow, Harvard-Yenching Institute

Awards & Honors

Mar 2016
Ruikotsushou, Chugainippoh

Published Papers

Modernity in Japanese Breathing Techniques: Fujita Reisai and his Activities
KURITA Hidehiko
Studies in religions East and West   (43) 1-24   Dec 2016   [Refereed]
There is a long tradition of using breathing techniques for self-cultivation and self-control in Japan. They are often regarded as non-historical, but, since the Meiji Restoration, they also underwent modern changes. My aim in this paper is to unt...
KURITA Hidehiko
Journal of religious studies   89(3) 471-494   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
At the beginning of the twentieth century, the philosopher Inoue Tetsujiro argued that religion was heading toward an "ethical religion" (rinriteki shukyo). Buddhist and Christian intellectuals criticized this expectation as impractical, but they ...
栗田 英彦
近代仏教   (21) 116-144   Aug 2014   [Refereed]
栗田 英彦
日本研究   47 239-267   Mar 2013
栗田 英彦
東北宗教学   7 65-93   2011   [Refereed]
栗田 英彦
Studies in religions East and West   (37) 1-24   2010   [Refereed]
栗田 英彦
Culture   73(3) 381-362   2010   [Refereed]
栗田 英彦
Annual journal of Tohoku religiology   3 37-57   2007   [Refereed]
栗田 英彦
Studies in religions East and West   (34) 244-220   2007   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

KURITA Hidehiko
76th Annual conference of japanese association for religious studies   17 Sep 2017   
Taniguchi Masaharu's Idea of Political Economy: From Spiritual Therapy to Social Reform
KURITA Hidehiko
The 15th EAJS International Conference   2 Sep 2017   
Political Movements and the Birth of the Japanese New Religious Movement "Seicho-no-ie"
KURITA Hidehiko
Changing Religious Landscape in Contemporary East Asia   27 Jul 2017   
KURITA Hidehiko
印度学宗教学会第54回学術大会   28 May 2017   
KURITA Hidehiko
第3回南山宗教研究会   27 Jan 2017   

Research Grants & Projects

Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): KURITA Hidehiko

Social Contribution

Naosebawakaru: Reijutsuka tachi no fusigina sekai
[Lecturer]  The Kyoto University Research Centre for the Cultural Sciences  6 Jun 2015 - 26 Jun 2015