ITO Koji

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Name
ITO Koji
Affiliation
Kyushu University
Section
Faculty of Social and Cultural Studies
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
(BLANK)(Keio University), (BLANK)(Kyushu University)
Research funding number
30364128

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1998
 - 
2003
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Research
 
 
   
 
Fellow
 

Education

 
 
 - 
2000
Graduate School, Division of Letters, Kyushu University
 
 
 - 
1992
Faculty of Literature, Kyoto Prefectural University
 

Misc

 
ITO Koji
Shigaku zasshi   108(4) 465-500, 621-622   Apr 1999
An impotant intermediary role was played by monks of the Zen sects in foreign relations during late medieval Japan. It has already been pointed out by MURAI Shosuke that during the Muromachi era the five main Zen temples (Gozan 五山) functioned as a...

Books etc

 
Diplomacy and the Zen sect in Medieval Japan
Yoshikawa Kobunkan   2002   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2010 - 2012    Investigator(s): Koji ITO
The Harvard University warehouse "Tale of Genji in pictures(源氏物語画帖)", the Kikkawa archives warehouse "Koteisyunbozu(湖亭春望図)", and the Toyosaka shrine warehouse "Mori Motonari’s portrait(毛 利 元 就 像)" were considered, and the historical background was...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2007 - 2010    Investigator(s): Yasutoshi SAKAUE
In pre-modern Japan and Korea, the Chinese formats of official documents were accepted. Especially the formats of documents in Tang China were followed by East Asian dynasties. The functions of official or private documents were common throughout ...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(若手研究(B))
Project Year: 2007 - 2009    Investigator(s): Koji ITO
This research endeavors to reprint and consider the writings of three Zen priests of the Rinzai Genju-ha sect during the Sengoku Period, Koshin Sekitei, Shogaku Teiko, and Keitetsu Genso. The titles of the historical materials presented are the Sa...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(特定領域研究)
Project Year: 2005 - 2009    Investigator(s): Seinosuke IDE
This coordinating Group of Cultural Exchange Research Section has kept the base at the Kyushu University locating at the Hakata, where has been the counter part of Ningbo in the maritime trade between China and Japan, also has been the opened wind...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(特定領域研究)
Project Year: 2005 - 2009    Investigator(s): Koji ITO
This research considers the aspects of continental culture Japan adopted via its contact with the Ningpo region from the 15th century to the 16th century. It also describes the type of activities the Japanese undertook in Ningbo and the surroundin...
Study of Diplomatic Documents, Study of Diplomatic Mission Assuming a False Name, the Zen Sect History in East Asia
Zen priests foreign relations in East Asia, Local powers' foreign intercourse in West Japan, Port towns and Zen network