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Yoichi Aizawa

Professor of Japanese
EALL, 9A Lawrence Hall
p 315-228-7282

Degree

BA, Haverford, 1968; PhD, University of Pennsylvania, 1984

Specialties

Japanese Language, Core Japan, and East Asian thought

Interests

Buddhism and literature in medieval Japan

Publications

  • "A Study of the Almsgiving and the Alms-refusal in the Vinayapitaka."
  • Translation: Introduction to Sanskrit Manuscript . . . Collected from Nepal, Kasmir, and Central Asia
  • Articles: "Japan's Hidden Buddhist: The Persecution of the Fuji-fuse Sect of Nichiren Buddhism," "Literary Pilgrimage: Kawabata's 'Izu Dancer' as a Buddhist Scripture" (Eastern Buddhist)