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Morimoto Kazuo

モリモト カズオ | Morimoto Kazuo
Affiliation and department:
Job title: Associate Professor
Homepage URL  (1): https://u-tokyo.academia.edu/KazuoMorimoto
Research field  (2): History - Asia/Africa ,  Religious studies
Research keywords  (8): Iranian history ,  Islamic history ,  Shiism ,  Ahl al-Bayt ,  sharifs ,  sayyids ,  Iran ,  Islam
Research theme for competitive and other funds  (1):
  • Comparative study on the history of sayyid / sharif in the Islamic world.
Papers (5):
  • Kazuo Morimoto. An Enigmatic Genealogical Chart of the Timurids: A Testimony to the Dynasty's Claim to Yasavi-'Alid Legitimacy?. ORIENS. 2016. 44. 1-2. 145-178
  • Kazuo Morimoto. Sayyid Ibn 'Abd al-Hamid: An Iraqi Shi'i Genealogist at the Court of Ozbek Khan. JOURNAL OF THE ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL HISTORY OF THE ORIENT. 2016. 59. 5. 661-694
  • Kazuo Morimoto. The Prophet’s Family as the Perennial Source of Saintly Scholars: Al-Samhudi on ʿIlm and Nasab. in Catherine Mayeur-Jaouen and Alexandre Papas (eds.), Family Portraits with Saints: Hagiography, Sanctity, and Family in the Muslim World, Berlin: Klaus Schwarz Verlag and École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales. 2014. 106-124
  • Kazuo Morimoto. Keeping the Prophet’s Family Alive: Profile of a Genealogical Discipline. in Sarah Bowen Savant and Helena de Felipe (eds.), Genealogy and Knowledge in Muslim Societies: Understanding the Past, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press. 2014. 11-23
  • Kazuo Morimoto. How to Behave toward Sayyids and Sharīfs: A Trans-Sectarian Tradition of Dream Accounts. in Morimoto Kazuo (ed.), Sayyids and Sharifs in Muslim Societies: The Living Links to the Prophet, London and New York: Routledge. 2012. 1536
MISC (7):
  • A Sturdy on Technical Terms and Signs of the Science of Sayyid Genealogies : Their Significations and Significance. Journal of Historical Studies. 2000. 742. 1-13
  • Research Trends of "Sayyido-Sharifology". Journal of Middle Eastern Studies. 1999. 448. 54-57
  • The Formation and Development of the science of Talibid Genealogies in the 10th & 11th Century Middle East. Oriente Moderno. n. s. 1999. 18-2. 541-570
  • Shiklg(]J1137[)r(]J1137[)-i 'ilm-i ans(]J1107[)b-i (]J1007[)l-i Ab(]J1137[) T(]J1107[)lib dar qur(]J1173[)n-i chah(]J1107[)rum wa panjum-i hijr(]J1137[). Majallah-'i D(]J1107[)nishkadah-'i Adab(]J1137[)y(]J1107[)t wa 'Ul(]J1173[)m-i Ins(]J1107[)n(]J1137[)-i D(]J1107[)nishg(]J1107[)h-i Firdaws(]J1137[)-i Mashhad. 1998. 29. 3-4. 261-296
  • Social Control of ┣DBSayyids(/)-┫DB : The Formation of the Science of ┣DBSayyid(/)-┫DB Genealogies in the 10th & 11th Centuries. Shigaku-zasshi. 1996. 105. 7. 1-37
Books (3):
  • Sayyids and Sharifs in Muslim Societies: The Living Links to the Prophet
    London and New York: Routledge 2012
  • Sayyids and Sharifs : Muhammad's Kin and Their Pedigree
    Iwanami's World History 10 : The Development of the Islamic World, 7-16th Centuries 1999
  • A Preliminary Study on the Diffusion of the Niq(]E87BC[)bat al-(]E8AC3[)(]E87BC[)libiyyin : Toward an Understanding of the Early Dispersal of Sayyids
    H.Kuroki ed.The Influence of Human Mobility. London : Kegan Paul Intl. forthcoming
Works (3):
  • Elite's Network and Cultural Representation in Asian Societies
    2002 -
  • Comparative Studies of Genealogical Literature in East Asia
    2000 -
  • Islamic Area Studies Project
    1999 -
Education (3):
  • - 1996 The University of Tokyo Graduate School, Division of Humanities
  • - 1992 The University of Tokyo Faculty of Letters
  • - 1992 The University of Tokyo Faculty of Literature
Professional career (1):
  • Ph.D. (The University of Tokyo)
Work history (4):
  • 2004/10 - 現在 The University of Tokyo, Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia Associate Professor
  • 2001/04 - 2004/09 Hokkaido University, Graduate School of Letters Associate Professor
  • 1996 - 2001 The University of Tokyo
  • 1996 - 2001 The University of Tokyo, Institute of Oriental Culture, Research Associate
Awards (1):
  • 2008/01 - Ministry of Science, Research and Technology, Islamic Republic of Iran Farabi International Award (qabel-e taqdir)
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