Shigeki Moro

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Shigeki Moro
Hanazono University
Faculty of Letters
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Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2015
Professor, Faculty of Letters, Hanazono University
Apr 2004
Part-time lecturer, Faculty of Letters, Otani University
Feb 2018
Mar 2018
The research project for Humanities Korea (HK), Dongguk University
Apr 2008
Mar 2015
Associate Professor, Faculty of Letters, Hanazono University
Apr 2009
Mar 2012
Part-time lecturer, Graduate School of Letters / Faculty of Letters, Kyoto University

Awards & Honors

Feb 2018
Morphological Analysis of Classical Chinese Texts and Its Application, Specially Selected Paper, Information Processing Society of Japan
Winner: Koichi Yasuoka, Christian Wittern, Tomohiko Morioka, Takumi Ikeda, Naoki Yamazaki, Yoshihiro Nikaido, Shingo Suzuki, Shigeki Moro
Sep 2011
53th Award of the Japanese Association of Indian and Buddhist Studies, Japanese Association of Indian and Buddhist Studies
Mar 1997
Student Research Incentive Award of Toyo University Alumni Association, Toyo University Alumni Association

Published Papers

Remarks on the 3DCG Visualization of Lost Buddhist Temples
Shigeki Moro
Digital Humanities and Buddhism – Focusing on Data Mining and Visualization   71-81   Jun 2018   [Invited]
Shigeki Moro
BUL GYO HAK YEONGU-Journal of Buddhist Studies   54 75-94   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Shigeki Moro
Journal of Indian Philosophy   46(2) 339-353   Feb 2018   [Refereed]
We can find some of the works of Indian Buddhist philosophers that prove the authenticity of the Mahāyāna sutras within Sanskrit, Tibetan, and Chinese textual sources. *Jayasena’s critique of *Asvabhāva’s proof was first introduced in the commenta...
Koichi Yasuoka, Christian Wittern, Tomohiko Morioka, Takumi Ikeda, Naoki Yamazaki, Yoshihiro Nikaido, Shingo Suzuki, Shigeki Moro
IPSJ Journal   59(2) 323-331   Feb 2018   [Refereed]
漢字文献情報処理研究   (17) 36‐41   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
漢字文献情報処理研究   (17) 11‐16   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Shigeki Moro
Journal of Indian and Buddhist Studies   66(1) 1-9   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Shigeki Moro
International Journal of Buddhist Thought and Culture   27(2) 181-204   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Shigeki Moro
한국불교학회 학술발표논문집   2017(1) 701-727   Dec 2017   [Invited]
Shigeki Moro, Li Wei (trans.)
Tibetan Plateau Forum   2017(4) 58-78   Oct 2017   [Invited]
Buddhist Scriptures and Digital Humanities: Focusing on Japan [in Japanese]
Shigeki Moro
한국불교 문헌의 정본화와 확장성   399-429   Oct 2017   [Invited]
MORO Shigeki
Journal of Indian and Buddhist Studies   65(3) 1295-1301   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
師 茂樹
東アジア仏教研究   (13) 135-150   May 2015   [Refereed]
MORO Shigeki
Journal of Indian and Buddhist Studies   63(3) 1126-1132   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Shigeki Moro
Journal of Japan Association for East Asian Text Processing   (15) 21-29   Oct 2014   [Refereed]
Uijok and Yogacara Buddhism in Silla [in Korean]
Shigeki Moro
The Dongguk Sa Hak: The Dongguk Histrical Review   (56) 65-91   Jun 2014   [Refereed]
Muteki Kondo, Junko Hoshino, Norio Murakami, Yukihiro Fukushima, Shigeki Moro, Makoto Goto
IPSJ SIG Notes   2014(8) 1-8   May 2014
In this paper, using the spatiotemporal data technology, we would like to analyze the changing of "Ojizosan" and "Jizobon." According to the previous studies, although "Jizobon" is a common event in Kansai Area, the events are decreasing in number...
Xuanzang's proof of idealism (真唯识量) and Sīlabhadra's Teaching
Shigeki Moro
Maitreya Studies 2014   191-200   May 2014
Uijok and Yogacara Buddhism in Silla [in Japanese]
Shigeki Moro
35-55   Apr 2014
Xuanzang's proof of idealism (眞唯識量) and Sīlabhadra's Teaching
Shigeki Moro
Journal of the First International Academic Forum on Maitreya Studies   167-175   Aug 2013
Xuanzang’s 玄奘 proof of idealism (眞唯識量) has been interpreted by combining the descriptions in his Biographies, such as the Tripitaka Master of the Great Ci’en Monastery of the Great Tang Dynasty 大唐大慈恩寺三藏法師傳, and the Yinmin-ruzhengli-lun-shu 因明入正理論疏...


安藤 光慈, 小堀 聡, 師 茂樹, 松尾 宣昭
龍谷教学 = Journal of the Council of Ryukoku Shin Buddhist Studies   (53) 198-273   Mar 2018
千田大介, 師茂樹
漢字文献情報処理研究   (17) 72‐78   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
千田大介, 小島浩之, 小島浩之, 上地宏一, 佐藤信弥, 佐藤信弥, 佐藤仁史, 二階堂善弘, 師茂樹
漢字文献情報処理研究   (17) 79‐156   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
MORO Shigeki
Journal of Information Processing and Management   60(8) 612-612   2017
師 茂樹
仏教史学研究   59(1) 68-86   Nov 2016   [Invited]
American Historical Association / Translated by Nobuhiko Kikuchi, Naoki Kokaze, Shigeki Moro, Makoto Goto and Kiyonori Nagasaki
   Feb 2016
漢字文献情報処理研究   (14) 74-78   Oct 2013

Books etc

Ronri to rekishi: Higashi ajia bukkyo ronrigaku no keisei to tenkai [Logic and History: Formation and Expansion of Buddhist Logic in East Asia]
Shigeki Moro
Kyoto: Nakanishiya shuppan   Mar 2015   ISBN:4779509297
Gregor Paul (Part:Contributor, Gomyō’s Interpretation on the proof of vijñapti-mātratā)
Lumbini International Research Institute   2015   ISBN:9937297206
Studies of the Lotus Sutra and Related Cultures: A Commemorative Volume in Honor of Professor Doctor Zuiei Itoh for his Seventieth Birthday
Edited by the Planning Committee for the Commemorative of Professor Doctor Zuiei Itoh's Seventieth Birthday (Part:Contributor, Xuanzang’s Proof of Idealism (vijñaptimātratā) in His Biographies: Focusing on Kōshō-ji Version of the Further Biographies of Eminent Monks. (pp. 301-314))
Sankibo Busshorin   Feb 2013   ISBN:978-4-7963-0229-6
夏目 房之介, 李 保華, 大地 宏子, 野村 英登, 師 茂樹 (Part:Joint Work)
五曜書房   Jul 2012   ISBN:443416726X
Maruyama Akinori (Part:Joint Work)
Miyai Shoten   Apr 2010   ISBN:4838231903
文字研究会 編 (Part:Joint Editor)
勉誠出版   Dec 2009   ISBN:4585032274
後藤 真, 田中 正流, 師 茂樹 (Part:Joint Work)
金寿堂出版   May 2009   ISBN:4903762041
Korean Buddhism in East Asian Perspective. (Korean Studies Series No. 35.)
Geumgang Center for Buddhist Studies, Geumgang University (Part:Joint Work, “Xuanzang's Inference of Yogācāra and Its Interpretation by Shilla Buddhists.” (pp. 321-331))
Jimoondang   May 2007   
大東出版社   Mar 2005   ISBN:4500007008

Conference Activities & Talks

Remarks on the 3DCG Visualization of Lost Buddhist Temples [Invited]
Shigeki Moro
Digital Humanities and Buddhism – Focusing on Data Mining and Visualization   2 Jun 2018   Dongguk University, Institute for Buddhist Culture / Research Project for Humanities Korea (HK)
Thought of Murakami Sensho's Katsuyo kojutsu inmyo gaku zensho [in Japanese] [Invited]
Shigeki Moro
International symposium "Murakami Sensho and Buddhism in Modern Japan   16 Dec 2017   
Shigeki Moro
2017 International conference “Encounter of Buddhism and 4th Industrial Revolution”   3 Dec 2017   Korean Association of Buddhist Studies
Shigeki Moro
한국불교 문헌의 정본화와 확장성   20 Oct 2017   동국대학교 불교학술원 ABC사업단, 불교문화연구원 HK연구단・토대연구사업팀
Shigeki Moro
87th annual meeting of Nihon Buddhist Research Association   5 Sep 2017   
Shigeki Moro
XVIIIth Congress of the International Association of Buddhist Studies   23 Aug 2017   
Shigeki Moro
Truth and Meaning in Buddhism   12 Sep 2016   
Shigeki Moro
Buddhist Logic (hetuvidyā/yinming/inmyō) and its Applications in East Asia   27 Jun 2016   
Quotations from Sthiramati’s Commentary on the Abhidharmakośa-bhāṣya in East Asian Works and Their Reception in Japan
Shigeki Moro
Sthiramati, Paramārtha, Bhāviveka: East Asian traditions of Sthiramati’s genealogy [Invited]
Shigeki Moro
Scholastic and/or Yogin? The works attributed to the Indian medieval scholar Sthiramati   28 Aug 2015   

Research Grants & Projects

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2005 - 2007    Investigator(s): Daisuke CHIDA
The purpose of this study is to digitize scripts of Chinese classic operas and to develop the basic framework and methods of analyses for a comprehensive database of Chinese classic operas, from the standpoint of the establishment of the computer-...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2002 - 2004    Investigator(s): Kiyomi MURAKOSHI
This project has made fundamental studies on developing next-generation database of Chinese classics, which could be used for not only simple queries but also advanced academic purposes. We have attained three purposes mentioned below :(1)As a par...


Apr 1995
Mar 2001
Buddhism, Graduate School of Literature, Toyo University
Apr 1991
Mar 1995
Department of Asian Philosophy, School of Letters, Arts and Sciences I, Waseda University

Social Contribution

원효를 만나다
[TV or radio appearance, Interviewee, Informant]  Busan MBC  22 May 2018
Xuanzang’s proof of idealism (vijñapti-mātratā): The Origin and Controversies
[Lecturer]  (Universität Hamburg)  10 Dec 2014