イスラエル・バルイラン大学人文学部との共催会議「アジアにおける一神教」のお知らせ 2010年8月30日開催


この度、東京大学文学部宗教学研究室では、イスラエルのバルイラン大学人文学部との共催により、8月30、31日の両日にわたり、「アジアにおける一神教」を主題とする国際会議を開催する運びとなりました。

本郷キャンパスの法文2号館の1番大教室で行います。おいでいただければさいわいです。

 

東大バルイラン大学共催会議「アジアにおける一神教」詳細

August 30, Monday
 
16:00-18:00 Greetings and opening remarks
Chair: Dr. Danielle Gurevitch
Prof. Hisao Komatsu, Dean of the Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, The University of Tokyo
 
Prof. Binyamin Abrahamov, Dean of the Faculty of Humanities, Bar-Ilan University,
Head of the “Dr. Naim Dangoor Universal Monotheism Program” Committee

Opening Panel
Prof. Ben-Ami Shillony
"The Emperor and Christ: The Attempt to Accommodate Monotheism and Nationalism in Modern Japan"
 
Discussants:
Prof.Hiroshi Ichikawa, Prof.Isaiah (Izaya) Teshima

18:00-20:00 Dinner

August 31, Tuesday

9:00- 10:30 Religion as Identity
Chair: Prof. Binyamin Abrahamov 
Mr. Joe Sakurai, "Rabbinic Self-Understanding of Jewishness as a Mirror of Their Encounter with the Greco-Roman Culture"
Mr. Hideharu Shimada, "Responsa and Jewish Survival Strategy"
Dr. Hiroko Taguchi, "Truth and Utopia: the conception of salvation in Theodor W. Adorno’s Negative Dialectics"

10:45-12:15 Mystical perception in Eastern Traditions
Chair and commentator: Prof. Masataka Takeshita
Prof. Binyamin Abrahamov, "Ibn al-ÝArabī’s Philosophy, Indian Philosophy and Taoism: Different Systems, Similar Thoughts"
Mr. Shini’ichi Yamamoto, "Toshihiko Izutsu and Kabbalah: Influence from Gershom Sholem and His Original Understanding"
Mr. Kenichiro Takao, "Epistemological Critique on Today’s Sufi Discourses"

12:30-13:30 Lunch

13:30-15:00 Cross Cultures interpretation-East and West
Chair: Dr. Vered Tohar
Mr. Masahiro Shida, "Monotheism from Jewish perspectives known in Japan"
Prof. Yoshitsugu Sawai, "A Western Encounter with the Indian Religious Philosophy: Focusing on Rudolf Otto’s Understanding of Hinduism"
Ms. Keiko Grace Kobori, "How would Westerns Value the Similarity between Ancient  Roman Religion and Shinto?"

15:15-16:45 Monotheism Characteristics in Asian Religions
Chair: Prof. Ben-Ami Shillony
Prof. Masaru Ikezawa, "Many coexisting deities, or one deity with many names? The representation of the supreme deity in Ancient China"
Prof. Kenji Matsuo, "Monotheistic Aspects in Japanese Buddhism Focusing on Honen and Shinran"
Mr. Hotaka Tsukada, "The Aspects of 'God' in the Japanese New Religious Movement: 'The Vitalistic Conception of Salvation' Revisited"
Myung Gansho, "Buddhism and the Medical Situation in Japan; Mahayana Buddhism and palliative care"

17:00-18:30 Scripture and Hermeneutics
Chair: Prof. Yoshio Tsuruoka
Prof. Hiroshi Ichikawa, "Persecution and Theodicy in the case of Medieval Japanese Buddhism"
Dr. Etsuko Katsumata, "'Priest' and 'Prophet' in Jewish Studies"
Dr. Vered Tohar, "Patriarch Abraham and the Discovery of Monotheism"
Dr. Danielle Gurevitch, "Leviathan: the Rival of God in Medieval Monotheist Tradition"