TONAGA Yasushi

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Name
TONAGA Yasushi
Affiliation
Kyoto University
Section
Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies, Division of Southeast Asian Area Studies, Kyoto University, Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies(ASAFAS)
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Master of Literature

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1989
 - 
1992
  Research Associate, Faculty of Letters, The University of Tokyo
 
1992
 - 
1997
Lecturer, Faculty of Letters, Toyo University
 
1997
 - 
1998
  Associate Professor, Faculty of Letters, Toyo University
 
1998
   
 
-     Associate Professor, Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies, Kyoto University
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1986
Graduate School, Division of Humanities, The University of Tokyo
 
 
 - 
1984
Faculty of Literature, The University of Tokyo
 

Committee Memberships

 
 
   
 
Japanese Association for Religious Studies  Councilor
 
 
   
 
Association for Islamic Studies in Japan  Councilor
 
 
   
 
Japan Association for Middle East Studies  Councilor and Editorial Committee
 
 
   
 
The Muhyiddin Ibn 'Arabi: Society  Honorary Fellow
 

Awards & Honors

 
1991
13th Annual Award, The Society for Near Eastern Studies in Japan
 
2002
56th Mainich Award for Publishing and Culture: Iwanami Islam Jiten (Iwanami Encyclopaedia of Islam)
 

Published Papers

 
The General Propensity of Islamic and Sufi Studies in Japan
TONAGA Yasushi
Islamic Studies and the Study of Sufism in Academia: Rethinking Methodologies, Kyoto Kenan Rifai Sufi Studies Series   3 3-22   2018
Editor’s Note entitled "Islamic Studies and the Study of Sufism in Academia: Rethinking Methodologies"
TONAGA Yasushi
Kyoto Kenan Rifai Sufi Studies Series   3    2018
“Ambiguity in Context’ according to Islamic Thought: Bridging Theory and Actuality in Relating to Saints in Islam"
TONAGA Yasushi
Pilgrimage and Ambiguity Sharing the Sacred   pp.69-84   2017
Mysticism along the Mediterranean Sea: Ethics and Mysticism according to Ibn ʻArabī
TONAGA Yasushi
Proceedings of the International Conference “Expanding the Frontiers of the Mediterranean,” Busan: Busan University for Foreign Studies   pp65-70   2016   [Refereed]
Fact or Fiction? : The Images of the Sufi Authors in 10th-12th Century
TONAGA Yasushi
History, Literature and Scholarly Perspectives South as West Asian Context: Festschrift Presented in Honor of Moinuddin Aqeel, Karachi: The Islamic Research Academy,2016   pp. 77-80   2016   [Refereed]
Research Trends on Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies in Japan
東長靖
Invitation Lecture on 17 May, 2012 at Venture Hall 202, Busan University for Foreign Studies, Korea.(招待講演)      2012   [Refereed]
海外文献調査ガイド(序文)
小杉泰, 林佳世子, 東長靖
『イスラーム世界研究マニュアル』名古屋大学出版会,521-563頁      Jul 2008   [Refereed]
68.\t “Editor’s Note” to “Special Issue: Rethinking Tariqa: What Makes Something Tariqa?”
東長 靖
Kyoto Bulletin of Islamic Area Studies (『イスラーム世界研究』), vol. 2-1, 2008, pp. 1-3.      2008   [Refereed]
“Preface” to “Special Issue: Birth and Succession of Holiness among Sufis and Saints.”
東長 靖
Orient: Reports of the Society for Near Eastern Studies in Japan, vol. 42, 2007, pp. 1-3.      2007   [Refereed]
“Preface” to “Special Issue: The Tariqa’s Cohesional Power and the Shaykhhood Succession Question.”
東長 靖
Asian and African Area Studies, vol. 7-1, 2007, pp. 1-3.      2007   [Refereed]
95.\t“Fact or Fiction? : The Images of the Sufi Authors in 10th-12th Century.”
東長靖
(2007年12月13-15日,於:Fakultet islamskih nauka, Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina). (招待発表)      2007   [Refereed]
The Place and Role of Dervish Orders in Bosnia-Herzegovina on the Occasion of the Year of Jalaluddin Rumi 800 Years Since His Birth.”
東長靖
(2007年12月13-15日,於:Fakultet islamskih nauka, Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina). (招待発表)      2007   [Refereed]
Sufism in the Past and Present: Based on the Three-axis Framework of Sufism
TONAGA Yasushi
Annals of the Japan Association for Middle East Studies, vol. 21/2, 2006   pp. 7-21   Feb 2006   [Refereed]
60.\t“Preface” to “Special Issue 1: Sufism and Tariqa Movements in the Era of Islamic Resurgence.”
東長 靖
Annals of the Japan Association for Middle East Studies, vol. 21/2, 2006, pp. 1-3      2006   [Refereed]
Sufi Saints and Non-Sufi Saints in Early Islamic History
東長 靖
上智アジア学   22 1-13   Dec 2004   [Refereed]
“‘Politheistic’ Islam: Islam Observed from the Viewpoint of Sufi, Saint and Tariqa.”
東長 靖
Acta Asiatica,,86, pp. 1-21.      2004   [Refereed]
Analytical Framework of Sufism
東長 靖
Asian and African Area Studies,vol.2, pp.173-192      2002   [Refereed]
Islamic Mysticism Now -on the Basis of Three Layered Structural Theory of the Sufism.
東長 靖
Shiso,November, pp. 119-135      2002   [Refereed]
Non-Arabic Language Transcription by Arabic Letters and Arabic Letter-Culture Area.
東長 靖
The Journal of Sophia Asian Studies,vol.20, pp.25-44      2002   [Refereed]
Islamic Ethical Theory of Middle Ages: Introduction and Translation of Crown of Bride by Ibn 'Ata Allah
東長 靖
Bulletin of Division of Humanities, Toyo University,/35,17-35      1996   [Refereed]
Controversy on Tasawwuf in the Late Mamluk Period
東長 靖
Islamic World,33-34      1990   [Refereed]
The Position of Tasawwuf in the Sunni Thought during the Mamluk Period.
東長 靖
Orient,33/1      1990   [Refereed]
The Position of Allah in the Divine Self-Manifestation in the Thought of Oneness of Being Wahda al-Wujud.
東長 靖
Bulletin of the Society for Near Eastern Studies in Japan.,29/1      1986   [Refereed]

Misc

 
"Sufi Saints and Non-sufi Saints in Early Islamic History."
東長 靖
Full paper read at the Project International Conference "The Dynamism of Muslim Societies: Toward New Horizons in Islamic Area Studies" held by Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research of Ministry of Education on October 5-8, 2001 at Kazusa Arc in      2001   [Refereed]
"The School of Ibn 'Arabi on the Supremacy of Allah: With Special Reference to 'Abd al-Karim al-Jili."
東長 靖
Full papaer read at the International Conference "Ibn 'Arabi and the Islamic World - Spread and Assimilation" held by COE Project "Making Regions: Proto-Areas, Transformations and New Formations in Asia and Africa",1-24      2001   [Refereed]
"Sufi Saints and Non-sufi Saints in Early Islamic History."
東長 靖
文部科学省科学研究費(創成的基礎研究費)「現代イスラーム世界の動態的研究」プロジェクト国際会議, "The Dynamism of Muslim Societies: Toward New Horizons in Islamic Area Studies" (2001年10月5-8日、於:千葉県木更津市かずさアーク)におけるフルペーパー,1-14      2001   [Refereed]
"The School of Ibn 'Arabi on the Supremacy of Allah: With Special Reference to 'Abd al-Karim al-Jili."
東長 靖
文部科学省科学研究費「アジア・アフリカにおける地域編成 - 原型・変容・転成 -」プロジェクト国際会議 "Ibn 'Arabi and the Islamic World - Spread and Assimilation" (2001年1月19日、22-23日、於:京都市国際交流会館、芝蘭会館)におけるフルペーパー,1-24      2001   [Refereed]
"Sufi Saints and Non-sufi Saints in the Classical Period of Islam."
東長 靖
Full paper read at the panel "Sufi Saints and Non-Sufi Saints: Sacredness, Symbolism, and Solidarity" (organized by Tonaga Yasushi and Akahori Masayuki) in the First World Congress for Middle Eastern Studies (WOCMES, September 8 - 13, 2002 at Un      2002   [Refereed]
イスラーム神秘主義再考
東長靖
京都宗教哲学会第50回定例研究会(於京大会館)2007年12月8日。      2007   [Refereed]
スーフィズム/タリーカ研究における文献研究とフィールドワークの技法
東長靖
ワークショップ「地域研究と大学院教育の未来」2008年12月3日(於京都大学大学院アジア・アフリカ地域研究研究科会議室)。      2008   [Refereed]
90.\tPanel “Sufis and Saints Facing the Government and the Public”へのコメント
東長靖
第3回中東研究世界大会(WOCMES-3、スペイン・バルセロナ、2010年7月19日-24日)。      2010   [Refereed]
Ambiguity in Context
東長 靖
according to Islamic Thought: Bridging Theory and Actuality around the Saints in Islam.” International Workshop, “Pilgrimage and Sanctuaries: Ambiguity in Context(2010年11月11-13日、於: Monte Verità, Ascona, Switzerland)におけるフルペーパー,pp. 1-10.      Nov 2010   [Refereed]
イスラーム神秘主義研究の魅力と未来
東長靖
平成23年度 神戸大学イスラーム地域研究会(KOBE-IAS)第2回研究会、神戸大学、2011年6月28日。      2011   [Refereed]
The Development of Tarekat and Sufism in Islamic World,
東長靖
Multaqa al-Shufi al-Alamy Conference (Jakarta,15 – 18 July 2011).      2011   [Refereed]
Personal and Impersonal God in Islamic Mysticism,
東長靖
Co-conference organized by 3HK(Humanities Korea) Project Centers, "Cultural Geography: Mediterranean, Latin America, Southeast Asia," on 18 May, 2012 at Busan University for Foreign Studies, Korea.(招待講演)      2012   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Islamic Studies and the Study of Sufism in Academia: Rethinking Methodologies
TONAGA Yasushi and FUJII Chiaki (eds.) (Part:Joint Editor)
Kyoto Kenan Rifai Sufi Studies Series 3, Kyoto: Kenan Rifai Center for Sufi Studies   2018   
The Bridge of Cultures: Potentiality of Sufism
TONAGA Yasushi (Part:Editor)
Kyoto Kenan Rifai Sufi Studies Series 2, Kyoto: Kenan Rifai Center for Sufi Studies   2017   
Bibliography of Sufism, Tariqa, and Saint Cult Studies in Japan
TONAGA Yasushi
Kyoto Kenan Rifai Sufi Studies Series 1, Kenan Rifai Center for Sufi Studies, Kyoto University   2016   
持続型生存基盤論 ハンドブック (講座生存基盤論)
東長 靖,石坂 晋哉 (Part:Joint Work)
京都大学学術出版会   Nov 2012   
スーフィズム・タリーカ・聖者信仰用語集 ローマ字順配列
東長靖 (Part:Editor)
京都大学イスラーム地域研究センター,2011年3月   Mar 2011   
ITP International Symposium, “New Horizon of the Interdisciplinary Approaches to Asian and African Area Studies”
TONAGA Yasushi,FUJIKURA Tatsuro, KINOSHITA Akiko, MARUYAMA Daisuke
Kyoto: Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies and Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Kyoto University, 2011, xvi+201+34pp.   2011   
イブン・アラビー学派文献目録
東長靖,中西竜也 (Part:Joint Editor)
京都大学イスラーム地域研究センター,2010年3月   Mar 2010   
イスラームの神秘主義と聖者信仰 (イスラーム地域研究叢書)
赤堀 雅幸,堀川 徹,東長 靖
東京大学出版会   Jan 2005   
Sufism in History and Present
東長 靖
Islam Sekai(Islamic World), Iwanami Shoten,177-197,289-290   2004   
"Politheistic" Islam : Islam Observed from the Viewpoint of Sufi, Saint and Tariqa.
東長 靖
Social Combination and Popular Movements (The History of the Mediterranean World),5/192-220   1999   
Easy Access to Islamic World: Q&A100 (ed. by Iizuka Masato and Yamagishi Tomoko)
東長 靖
Aki Shobo Publishers,   1998   
How to Comprehend Islam.
東長 靖
,/,90   1996   
Sunnism and Sufism : On the Objection to Criticism to Wahhabism
東長 靖
Islamic Intellectual Circuit,211-236   1995   
Handbook for Islamic Studies
東長 靖
,/,   1995   
On the Supremacy of Allah in Islamic Mysticism : Ontology and the Theory of Perfect Man of Abd al-Karim al-Jili.
東長 靖
Transcendency and Mystery : Philosophical World of China, India and Islam.,/,   1994   
The History of Sufism
東長 靖
For the Students of Islamic Studies,/,   1993   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
The Choice of Languages in the Ottoman Sufism
TONAGA Yasushi
AFOMEDI 2018   23 Dec 2018   
イスラームのとらえ方-穏健イスラームにみる共生 [Invited]
TONAGA Yasushi
立命館西園寺塾   15 Dec 2018   
Theoretical Basis for the Visit to the Saints' Places in the Islamic Thought.
TONAGA Yasushi
WOCMES Seville 2018   19 Jul 2018   
“Sunan Bonan’s teaching: Theology and Sufism in 16th Java”へのコメント
TONAGA Yasushi
International Symposium, Transformation of Religion as Reflected in Javanese Texts (2)“Rethinking the Process of Islamization,”   30 Jun 2018   
Potentiality of Sufism in the Contemporary Period [Invited]
TONAGA Yasushi
2017 KAMES International Conference, “Seeking Harmony and Prosperity for the Middle East in the Era of Uncertainty”   22 Sep 2017   
General Trend of Islamic and Sufi Studies in Japan
TONAGA Yasushi
The First International Symposium of Kenan Rifai Center for Sufi Studies, Kyoto University: “Islamic Studies and the Study of Sufism in Academia: Rethinking Methodologies”   20 May 2017   
Three-Axis Framework of Sufism: Toward the Interdisciplinary Approach,
TONAGA Yasushi
The First International Symposium of Kenan Rifai Center for Sufi Studies, Kyoto University: “Islamic Studies and the Study of Sufism in Academia: Rethinking Methodologies”   20 May 2017   
Past, Present and Future of Sufi Studies in Japan: Three-Axis Framework of Sufism and Interdisciplinary Approach [Invited]
TONAGA Yasushi
Opening Symposium of the Education Program for Sufi Culture, “The Bridge of Two Easts,” at Nermin Tarhan Conference Hall of Uskudar University   22 Oct 2016   
Towards the Asian Network of Sufi Studies: From the Japanese Experience
TONAGA Yasushi
the 11th AFMA (Asian Federation of Middle East Studies Associations) Conference at Ulaanbaatar   23 Sep 2016   
Sufi Studies in Japan: Its History and Future Perspective
TONAGA Yasushi
Inauguration Ceremony of the Kenan Rifai Center for Sufi Studies, Kyoto University at Kyoto University   6 May 2016   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Studies on Sufism from the Modern Viewpoint
Studies on the School of Ibn 'Arabi
Interdisciprinary Studies on Sufism, Saint Cult and Tariqa