• Keio University logo

古書から読み解く日本の文化: 漢籍の受容



古書から読み解く日本の文化: 漢籍の受容

  • 4 weeks

  • 3 hours per week

  • Digital certificate when eligible

Find out more about how to join this course











講師: 慶應義塾大学附属研究所斯道文庫
堀川 貴司・住吉 朋彦

高橋 智

The English version of this course is available.

What topics will you cover?

  • History of textual culture in East Asia and Japan.【東アジアと日本の文字文化の歴史】
  • Evolution of printing technology in Japan and its relationship with religion.【日本の印刷技術の進化と宗教との関係】
  • Influence of China and Korea on Japanese book culture.【日本の書物文化に対する中国と韓国の影響】
  • Publishing activity by Zen temples in the medieval Japan【中世日本における禅寺の出版活動】
  • Publishing activity by scholars in pre-modern Japanese society.【近代以前の日本社会における学者による出版活動】
  • Publishing activity by local and central governments for education.【教育を目的とした地方自治体による出版活動】
  • Variety of types of books in Chinese studies.【さまざまな種類の漢籍】
  • Brief introduction of well-known Chinese poem collections: Santishi and Tangshi xuan.【有名な中国の詩のコレクション、三体詩と唐詩選の紹介】
  • Analects of Confucius, its reception, transition and influence on Japanese society.【孔子の論語について受容、変遷、そして日本社会への影響】

When would you like to start?

Start straight away and join a global classroom of learners. If the course hasn’t started yet you’ll see the future date listed below.

  • Available now

Learning on this course

On every step of the course you can meet other learners, share your ideas and join in with active discussions in the comments.

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to...

  • Explain the relationship between books and religion in East Asian history.【東アジアの歴史における、書物と宗教の関係を説明できる】
  • Describe the role of Pre-modern Zen temples in book culture and printing technology.【書物文化と印刷技術における近世以前の禅寺の役割について述べることができる】
  • Describe the role of Confucian scholars in book culture and their research activity.【書物文化と研究活動における、儒学者の役割を述べることができる】
  • Discuss the contribution of China and Korea to Japanese book culture and the development of printing technology. 【日本の書物文化と印刷技術の発展に中国や朝鮮が貢献したことについて議論できる】
  • Classify the types of books in Chinese studies.【漢籍を分類できる】
  • Discuss the impact of Analects of Confucius in pre-modern Japanese society.【近代以前の日本社会における孔子の『論語』が与えた影響について議論できる】
  • Explore the value of Analects of Confucius in modern Japanese society.【現代日本において、孔子の『論語』がどのような価値を持っているか、調べることができる】
  • Explain how the books in Chinese studies incorporated and influenced on Japanese culture. 【漢籍が日本文化にどのように受容され影響を与えたのか説明することができる】

Who is the course for?

日本の書物の歴史や東アジアの文化・歴史に興味のある方に向けた入門コースです。日本の歴史や日本文学に関する基礎知識があると理解の助けになりますが、必須ではありません。 このコースは日本の書物関連シリーズの1つで、以下の2コースもあわせて受講することをおすすめしています。

本コースは、視覚的な資料を多く提示しており、残念ながら視覚障害のある学習者にとって活用が困難なものを含みます。 コースビデオは日本語で話されており、英語と日本語の字幕が提供されています。

Who developed the course?

Keio University

Keio University is Japan’s first modern institution of higher learning, and since 1858 has established itself as a leader in Japan through its continued commitment to education, research and medicine.

  • Established

  • Location

    Tokyo, Japan
  • World ranking

    Top 200Source: QS World University Rankings 2021

Ways to learn

Buy this course

Subscribe & save

Limited access

Choose the best way to learn for you!

$54/one-off payment


For the first two months. Automatically renews


Fulfill your current learning needDevelop skills to further your careerSample the course materials
Access to this courseticktick

Access expires 5 Jul 2023

Access to 1,000+ coursescrosstickcross
Learn at your own paceticktickcross
Discuss your learning in commentstickticktick
Certificate when you're eligiblePrinted and digitalDigital onlycross
Continue & Upgrade

Cancel for free anytime

Ways to learn

Choose the best way to learn for you!

Subscribe & save


For the first two months. Automatically renews

Develop skills to further your career

  • Access to this course
  • Access to 1,000+ courses
  • Learn at your own pace
  • Discuss your learning in comments
  • Digital certificate when you're eligible

Cancel for free anytime

Buy this course

$54/one-off payment

Fulfill your current learning need

  • Access to this course
  • Learn at your own pace
  • Discuss your learning in comments
  • Printed and digital certificate when you’re eligible

Limited access


Sample the course materials

  • Access expires 5 Jul 2023

Find out more about certificates, Unlimited or buying a course (Upgrades)

T&Cs apply.

Learning on FutureLearn

Your learning, your rules

  • Courses are split into weeks, activities, and steps to help you keep track of your learning
  • Learn through a mix of bite-sized videos, long- and short-form articles, audio, and practical activities
  • Stay motivated by using the Progress page to keep track of your step completion and assessment scores

Join a global classroom

  • Experience the power of social learning, and get inspired by an international network of learners
  • Share ideas with your peers and course educators on every step of the course
  • Join the conversation by reading, @ing, liking, bookmarking, and replying to comments from others

Map your progress

  • As you work through the course, use notifications and the Progress page to guide your learning
  • Whenever you’re ready, mark each step as complete, you’re in control
  • Complete 90% of course steps and all of the assessments to earn your certificate

Want to know more about learning on FutureLearn? Using FutureLearn

Get a taste of this course

Find out what this course is like by previewing some of the course steps before you join:

Join the conversation on social media

You can use the hashtag #FLsinojapanesej to talk about this course on social media.