Division of Area Studies

Homepage of Department of Asian Cultural Studies (Japanese)

Asia is one of the most important cultural and economic pillars in the world. In order to obtain perspectives on its rapid change, the Department of Asian Cultural Studies conducts research and provides education that seeks to understand characteristics of East Asian culture with an emphasis on the thought, religion and literature of China, Korea and Japan.

Academic Staff and Research Interests

  • ISHIKAWA Hidemi, Professor
    The Formation of Japanese Culture
  • KATSUYAMA Minoru, Associate Professor
    East Asian Literature
  • SANO Masato, Associate Professor
    The Evolution of Japanese Culture

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