IGURO Shinobu

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IGURO Shinobu
Otani University
Faculty of Letters Department of History
Ph.D (Literature)(Kyoto University)

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Jun 2013
Dec 2013
Visiting research associate, King’s College London


Oriental History, Graduate School, Division of Letters, Kyoto University

Committee Memberships

Oct 2019
The Association for East Asian Environmental History  Council member
Nov 2016
The Association for Chinese Water History  Member of editorial board
Apr 2000
Mar 2003
The Society of Oriental Researches  Member of editorial board

Published Papers

A Re-carving of Traditions: Formation and Reorganization of the Water Utilization System in the Basic Society of Premodern Shanxi
IGURO Shinobu
Journal of Historical Studies   (990) 49-61   Nov 2019
井黒 忍
北方民族文化シンポジウム網走報告 = The proceedings of the International Abashiri Symposium   32 13-18   2018
A Study of Agricultural Water Supply Technology in 18th–century Northwestern China: Historical Knowledge and the Response to Desertification
IGURO Shinobu
Environmental History in East Asia: Interdisciplinary Perspectives   199-212   Dec 2013   [Refereed]
Funada Yoshiyuki, Iguro shinobu, Iiyama Tomoyasu
Occasional papers   57 1-30   Nov 2012
井黒 忍
早稲田大学高等研究所紀要   (4) 77-84   Mar 2012
SOHMA Hidehiro, TIAN Ran, WEI Jien, MORIYA Kazuki, IGURO Shinobu, ITO Toshio, OGATA Noboru, YU Zhiyong
沙漠研究 : 日本沙漠学会誌   21(2) 45-49   Sep 2011
張 俊峰, 井黒 忍
中国水利史研究   (40) 2-21   2011
井黒 忍
文化交渉による変容の諸相   75-98   Mar 2010
セッション1 聖なる水・こころの水―自然と人との相互作用―Among various rain-making rituals performed at the south-eastern Shangxi, it was the faith to Chengtang 成湯 of Xichengshan Mountain 析城山 that acquired the extensive belief sphere. People scooped up water from the pond lo...
井黒 忍
The Journal of Oriental researches   67(4) 577-611   Mar 2009
SOHMA Hidehiro, TIAN Ran, WEI Jien, ITO Toshio, MORIYA Kazuki, IGURO Shinobu, OGATA Noboru
Proceedings of the General Meeting of the Association of Japanese Geographers   2009(0) 65-65   2009
Previously unrecognized two ruins are recognized in the lower reaches of the Heihe River, China, based on the interpretation from the high-resolution satellite image, the QuickBird Image, and their significance was discussed.One is the Bj2008 ruin...
Environmental Change and Human Activity at Ejina in the 14 century turned out through written historical materials
Project Report on an Oasis-region   5(2) 149-159   2005
IGURO Shinobu
The Toyoshi-kenkyu : the Journal of Oriental researches   60(3) 1-31   2001

Conference Activities & Talks

The Establishment of Water Companies in Modern China
IGURO Shinobu
The Fifth Biennial Conference of East Asian Environmental History   27 Oct 2019   
Borders between the Self and Others: A Spatial Analysis of Local Communities Connected by Water in Shanxi, in Late Imperial China, Based on Canal Network Maps on Steles,
IGURO Shinobu
The Fourth Conference of East Asian Environmental History   27 Oct 2017   
Water management organisations in pre-modern China
IGURO Shinobu
Water History Conference Delft 2015   25 Jun 2015   
Reconstruction of dual irrigation system in northern China from inscriptions on stone tablets connected with the water conservancy and water trade
IGURO Shinobu
Second World Congress of Environmental History   11 Jul 2014   
Carved Contracts in Stones: Water Trading in Pre-modern China
IGURO Shinobu
The second conference of East Asian Environmental History 2013   25 Oct 2013   
A Study of Agricultural Water Supply Technology in 18th–century Northwestern China: Historical Knowledge and the Response to Desertification
IGURO Shinobu
The first conference of East Asian Environmental History 2011   26 Oct 2011   

Research Grants & Projects