iwao kazushi

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iwao kazushi
Ryukoku University
Faculty of Letters, Department of History, Asian History Course
Job title
Associate Professor
Research funding number

Academic & Professional Experience

Oct 2016
Mar 2017
Kyoto University 

Published Papers

iwao kazushi
Journal of World Buddhist Cultures   2 3-15   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
Kazushi Iwao
Central Asiatic Journal   61(1) 49-60   Oct 2018   [Refereed]
The history of the Old Tibetan empire is strongly related to its policies concerning non-Tibetan groups. Previous research has revealed that the empire introduced several units, such as khrom and khams, in order to rule the various ethnicities and...
Reusing Sheets of Tibetan Śatasāhasrikā-prajñāpāramitā in Dunhuang
Kazushi Iwao
The Annual of Research Institute for Buddhist Culture, Ryukoku University (RIBC)   (41) 52-50   2017   [Invited]
A Newly Found Old Tibetan Land Registry Preserved in the National Library of China
iwao kazushi
Journal of Tibetan and Himalayan Studies   1(1) 65-76   Jun 2016
The Purpose of Sutra Copying in Dunhuang Under the Tibetan Rule
IWAO Kazushi
I. Popova and Liu Yi (eds.), Dunhuang Studies: Prospects and Problems for the Coming Second Century of Research      Aug 2012   [Refereed][Invited]
Organisation of the Chinese Inhabitants in Tibetan-rule Dunhuang
IWAO Kazushi
Scherrer-Schaub,C.(ed.),Proceedings of the Tenth Seminar of International Association for Tibetan Studies: St.Hugh’ Colledge   65-75   Aug 2012   [Refereed]


Review: Medieval Tibeto-Burman Languages IV edited by Nathan W. Hill
IWAO Kazushi
European Bulletin of Himalayan Research   43 172-174   2013   [Refereed][Invited]

Books etc

Secular Law and Order in the Tibetan Highland: Contributions to a workshop organized by the Tibet Institute in Andiast (Switzerland) on the occasion of the 65th birthday of Christoph Cüppers from the 8th of June to the 12th of June 2014
IWAO Kazushi (Part:Joint Work, Preliminary Study of the Legal Court Proceedings in the Old Tibetan Empire)
IITBS GmbH   2015   
Current Issues and Progress in Tibetan Studies: Proceedings of the Third International Seminar of Young Tibetologists, Kobe 2012 (Journal of Research Institute, vol. 51).
Kazushi Iwao (Part:Joint Work)
Kobe City University of Foreign Studies   Mar 2014   
Old Tibetan Texts in The Stein Collction Or.8210: Studies in Old Tibetan Texts from Central Asia, vol.1 (Studia Tibetica No.45)
IWAO Kazushi, Sam van Schaik and Tsuguhito Takeuchi (Part:Joint Work)
The Toyo Bunko   Mar 2012   

Conference Activities & Talks

On Additional Collection of Taxes Under the Old Tibetan Empire
Iwao Kazushi
International Conferenceon Dunhuang Studies, Cambridge 2019   18 Apr 2019   
Current Status of IDP-Japan and Ryukoku University Digital Archives Research Center (DARC) [Invited]
Mitani Mazumi, Iwao Kazushi, Shiba Masahito
IDP Partners Workshop   2 Nov 2018   
The Tibetan Empire and Multi-Ethnic Groups under Its Rule [Invited]
iwao kazushi
首届藏学交流工作坊暨《蛾眉月》雑誌啓動儀式   16 Jun 2018   
Some technical terms in Old Tibetan official documents
IWAO Kazushi
The 13th Seminar of International Association of Tibetan Studies   Jul 2013   
A preliminary study of an Old Tibetan land registry preserved in the National Library of China
IWAO Kazushi
International Symposium on Central Asian Philology   22 Nov 2012   
Frontier soldiers and the taxation of the Old Tibetan Empire
IWAO Kazushi
The third International Seminar of Young Tibetologists   Sep 2012   
Dating the manuscripts of Annals and Chronicle in Dunhuang [Invited]
IWAO Kazushi
Merkmals and Mirages: a Conference and Workshop on Dating (Old) Tibetan Writing   Jun 2012   
Reconsidering the Sino-Tibetan treaty inscription
IWAO Kazushi
The 17th Himalayan Languages Symposium   Sep 2011   


HOSHI Izumi, TAKEUCHI Tsuguhito, Lewis DONEY, Brandon DOTSON, Nathan HILL, IMAEDA Yoshiro, ISHIKAWA Iwao, IWAO Kazushi, NISHIDA Ai, Gergely OROSZ Sam VAN SCHAIK   Database