Ryosuke Furui

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Name
Ryosuke Furui
Affiliation
The University of Tokyo
Section
Institute for Advanced Studies on AsiaDepartment of South Asian Studies

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2008
 - 
Today
Associate Professor, Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 2018
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Mar 2019
Temporary Lecturer, Faculty of Letters, Aoyama Gakuin University
 
Apr 2010
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Mar 2011
Guest Scholar, Institute for the Languages and Cultures of South Asia, Berlin Free University
 
Apr 2007
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Mar 2008
Post Doctoral Fellow, Japan Society for Promotion of Science
 

Education

 
Jan 2002
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Mar 2007
Centre for Historical Studies, School for Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University
 
Apr 2000
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Mar 2006
Doctor Course, Department of South and Southeast Asian History and Society, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 1998
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Mar 2000
Master Course, Department of South and Southeast Asian History and Society, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 1996
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Mar 1998
Department of Oriental History, Faculty of Letters, The University of Tokyo
 

Published Papers

 
Ryosuke Furui
Osmund Bopearachchi and Suchandra Ghosh (eds), Early Indian History and Beyond: Essays in Honour of B.D. Chattopadhyaya, Delhi: Primus Books   155-274   Apr 2019   [Invited]
Agrarian Expansion and rural commercialization may sound contradictory, especially for scholars who support the construct of Indian Feudalism and its core theory of urban decay. The condition of early medieval north Bengal appears to conform to th...
Ryosuke Furui
Puravritta   2 45-52   Jul 2019   [Refereed]
A sub-region of Bengal called Harikela, corresponding to the area around present Chittagong, has an interesting historical profile with its closer connection with Arakan and involvement in the vigorous seaborne trade. The peculiarity of this sub-r...
Ryosuke Furui
Abdul Momin Chowdhury and Ranabir Chakravarti (eds), History of Bangladesh: Early Bengal in Regional Perspectives (up to c. 1200 CE), Vol.2 Society Economy Culture, Dhaka: Asiatic Society of Bangladesh   43-70   Oct 2018   [Invited]
Ryosuke Furui
B. D. Chattopadhyaya, Suchandra Ghosh and Bishnupriya Basak (eds), Inscriptions and Agrarian Issues in Indian History: Essays in Memory of D. C. Sircar, Kolkata: The Asiatic Society   168-188   Dec 2017   [Invited]
Furui Ryosuke
The Indian Economic and Social History Review   54(3) 339-359   Jul 2017   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Furui Ryosuke
International Journal of Asian Studies   13(2) 243-245   Jul 2016   [Invited]
Furui Ryosuke
The Indian Economic and Social History Review   52(4) 554-556   Oct 2015   [Invited]
Furui Ryosuke
International Journal of Asian Studies   12(1) 118-120   2015   [Invited]
FURUI Ryosuke
SHIGAKU ZASSHI   118(5) 965-969   2009

Books etc

 
Land and Society in Early South Asia: Eastern India 400–1250 AD
Ryosuke Furui
Raoutledge   Jul 2019   ISBN:9781138498433
This volume explores the process of social changes which unfolded in rural society of early medieval Bengal, especially the formation of stratified land relations and occupational groups which later got systematised as jātis.
One of the first book...

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Buddhist Vihāras in Early Medieval Bengal: Organizational Development and its Historical Context
Ryosuke Furui
Epigraphic Evidence on Patronage and Social Context of Buddhist Monasteries in Medieval South and Southeast Asia   27 May 2019   Vihara Project / ERC DHARMA Project
Changing Structure of Political Powers in South Asia: Bengal from the Fifth to the Thirteenth Century [Invited]
Ryosuke Furui
Lecture at Department of History, University of Delhi   12 Jan 2018   Department of History, University of Delhi
Changing Structure of Political Powers in South Asia: Bengal from the Fifth to the Thirteenth Century [Invited]
Ryosuke Furui
Paris EFEO Seminar   13 Nov 2017   École française d'Extrême-Orient
Reading Copper Plate Inscriptions of Bengal: Forms, Formats and Contents [Invited]
Ryosuke Furui
Seminar held at Bangladesh National Museum   22 Jul 2017   Bangladesh National Museum
Changing Patterns of Agrarian Development in Early Medieval North Bengal: A Delineation from the Inscriptions [Invited]
Ryosuke Furui
An International Conference on ‘Early Medieval/Medieval’ in Bengal: Transdisciplinary Perspectives in Archaeology with special reference to Bangladesh   19 Jul 2017   Department of Archaeology, Jahangirnagar University