OKADA Masahiko

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OKADA Masahiko
Tenri University
Faculty of Human Studies, Department of Religious Studies
Job title
Associate Professor
Ph.D(Stanford University), Master of Art(Arizona State University), Master of Art(Taisho University)

Research Interests


Research Areas



Religious Studies, School of Humanity, Stanford University


Transformation of Religious Tradition in Modern Japan.
Japanese Association for Religious Studies   64(286) 1-26   1990
OKADA Masahiko
Religion & society   7(第7号) 71-90   Jun 2001
In 1810, a Japanese Buddhist monk, Fumon Entsu (1755-1834) completed his main work, Bukkoku rekisho hen (Astronomy in the Country of Buddha), and established a system of Buddhist astronomy and geography based on the idea of the flat and motionless...
Revitalization versus Unification: A Comparison of the Ideas of Inoue Enryo and Murakami Sensho
The Eastern Buddhist(The Eastern Buddhist Society)   Vol.XXXVII(Nos.1&2) 28-38   2005
OKADA Masahiko
Journal of religious studies   79(4) 1243-1244   Mar 2006

Books etc

ジェームス・E. ケテラー (Part:Single Translation)
ぺりかん社   Apr 2006   ISBN:4831511293
岡田 正彦
天理教道友社   May 2010   ISBN:4807305468
岡田 正彦
ブイツーソリューション   Nov 2010   ISBN:4902218119
岡田 正彦
天理教道友社   Nov 2011   ISBN:480730562X
Purification: Religious Transformations of Body and Mind
Gerhard Marchel Martin & Katja Triplett (Part:Contributor)
Bloomsbury, London   2013   

Research Grants & Projects

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2008 - 2011    Investigator(s): Shin ichi YOSHINAGA
In this research project we carried out a monographic study of the association called Bukkyo. Seito Doshikai(also known as Shin Bukkyoto Doshikai) and its periodical, Shin Bukkyo. While gathering biographical data on its members, we conducted rese...
Poetics of Modern Religious Discourse.
Modern Cosmography and Religious Consciousness