|Kei Kataoka||Last modified date：2018.05.16|
List of Kei Kataoka's works .
Doctor of Letters
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
Field of Specialization
Indian Philosophy, Indology, Indian Religion
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
He works on Indian philosophy by philological method. His research area is Sanskrit texts, in particular, works of philosophy, theology, religion and Mimamsa hermeneutics, including Buddhist logic as well. He has been working as a specialist on Mimamsa, i.e. Indian hermenautics: collecting Sanskrit manuscripts inside and outside India, editing texts based on original Indic manuscripts, reconstructing the history of Indian philosophy, and investigating Indian thoughts. His main concern is Indian epistemology and logic, linguistic philosophy, and the notion of God and conflict among religious traditions.
Research InterestsMembership in Academic Society
- Philological study of Indian philosophical texts
keyword : Indian philosophy, Indology, Sanskrit
2005.04Philological Study of Indian Philosophy. Investigating Indic manuscripts, in particular those of Mimamsa texts, editing them, and reconstructing the history of Indian philosophy..
- International Association for Buddhist Studies
- Publication of a book : The Theory of Ritual Action in Mimamsa