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Dr James McMullen FBA

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About this Fellow

Oriental and African Studies East Asia Japan History of a specific country Japan



Current post

  • Emeritus Fellow, Pembroke and St Antony's Colleges, University of Oxford

Past Appointments

  • Fellow, St Antony's College University of Oxford, 1972 - 1989
  • Fellow, Pembroke College University of Oxford, 1989 - 2006
  • University Lecturer in Japanese, Oriental Institute, University of Oxford, 1972 - 2006
  • Emeritus Fellow, Pembroke College University of Oxford, 2006


The worship of Confucius in Japan forthcoming

Rulers or fathers: a casuistical problem in early modern Japan Past and Present 1987

Genji Gaiden: the origins of Kumazawa Banzan's commentary on the Tale of Genji 1991

Idealism, protest and the Tale of Genji 1999

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