Asian Ethnology

A peer-reviewed journal dedicated to the promotion of scholarly research on the peoples and cultures of Asia. It began in China as Folklore Studies.


The official bulletin of the Inter-Religio network. It was published twice a year, in Spring and Winter, until its final issue in 2005.

The Japan Christian Review

During its final seven years from 1992 to 1998, the Nanzan Institute collaborated in the publication of The Japan Christian Review.


南山宗教文化研究所 所報

The Kenkyūshohō is a Japanese version of the English-language Bulletin, reporting on the activities and academic contributions of the Institute’s members, but featuring a different set of articles.


The Journal of the Japan Society for Buddhist-Christian Studies publishes the proceedings of the annual meeting of the Society.


Collections in Western Languages

Collections in Japanese

Institute Symposia

Symposia are held on the average every second year, and the results published in book form.

Japanese Monograph Series

A series of volumes dedicated to the translation of contemporary and classical works in religious studies.

Collections in Other Languages


이 시리즈는 난잔종교문화연구소가 창립 이래 지속해 온 종교간의 대화의 성과물들을 한국어로 번역하여 소개함을 목적으로 한다.

Miscellaneous Publications

Publications on topics ranging from the study of Japanese and Chinese to translations of scholarly works on religion and psychology.