Scholarly Works - Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
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In this article, I propose a methodology to investigate “timescapes” in Japanese history from an anthropological perspective by analyzing historical sources on social activities, more specifically on sleeping and napping. ...
Relations between rulers and ruled in the medieval Maghrib: the ‘social contract’ in the Almoravid and Almohad centuries, 1050-1250 This articles approaches the notion of an Islamic social contract from the perspective of the Berber inhabitants of the Maghrib and their concern that the state should be just, with a particular focus on the period bet ...
(Taylor & Francis, 2016-11)In the Russian collection of Tangut material there is a manuscript which describes a meeting between Confucius and an old sage. It is generally assumed that it is a translation of a Chinese work but attempts at identifying ...