KUBOTA Hiroshi

Kubota+3加工後
Name
KUBOTA Hiroshi 久保田 浩 
Education
Dr. phil.: Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen, Germany (Religionswissenschaft, 2003)
M.A.: University of Tokyo (1991)
B.A.: International Christian University, Tokyo (1989)
Specialization
Study of Religion /History of Religion/Religious Studies
History of Religions in Modern and Contemporary Europe
Courses
Seminar: Religion and Culture in modern Europe and Japan
European Studies
Christian Studies
Research topics
1. Christian and non-Christian religious thoughts and movements in modern Europe, especially in Germany in process of modernization and formation of nation states (e.g. relations between religion and nationalist, “volkish” ideologies / National Socialism).
2. History of academic disciplines that deal with religions / religious traditions, in the context of the establishment process of modern sciences.
Recent Activities and Publications
“Der „moderne“ Spiritismus Europas und die „Moderne“ Japans: Eine wissenschaftsgeschichtliche Betrachtung”, in: M. Schrimpf et. al. (eds.), Religion, Politik und Ideologie. Beiträge zu einer kritischen Kulturwissenschaft, München: iudicium, 2018, pp. 71-86.
(Co-editor) Enchantment of “Magic”, 2 vols., Tokyo: Lithon, 2015, 2017 [in Japanese].
(Co-editor) Creativity in Cultural Contacts, Tokyo: Lithon, 2013 [in Japanese].“Strategies in Representing ‘Japanese Religion’ during the National Socialist Period: The Cases of Kitayama Junyu and Wilhelm Gundert”, in: H. Junginger (ed.), The Study of Religion Under the Impact of Fascism, Leiden: Brill, 2007, pp. 611-633.

Religionswissenschaftliche Religiosität und Religionsgründung, Frankfurt am Main: Lang, 2005.

(Co-editor) Religion and National Identity in the Japanese Context, Münster: LIT, 2003.