Daigaku-ryō (大学寮) was the Imperial university of Japan from the 7th century until the end of the 19th century.
For five centuries, the Daigaku-ryō was near the Suzaku Mon at southern boundary of the Imperial enclosure.
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Organization[change | change source]
Other members of the staff of Daigaku-ryō' included:
- Chief experts on the history of Japan and China (紀伝博士,, Kiden hakase).
- Chief experts on classical Chinese works (明経博士,, Myōgyō hakase).
- Chief experts on laws of Japan and China (明法博士,, Myōbō hakase).
- Chief experts on mathematics (算博士,, San hakase).
- Instructors of Japanese and Chinese literature (直講,, Chok'kō) -- two positions.
- Instructors in pronunciation of words (音博士,, On hakase) -- two positions.
- Instructors in calligraphy (書博士,, Sho hakase) -- two positions.
References[change | change source]
- Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2005). "Daigaku-ryō" in Japan Encyclopedia, p. 138.
- Ministry of Civil Administration, Sheffield; retrieved 2012-2-16.
- Goethem, Ellen Van. (2008). Nagaoka: Japan's Forgotten Capital, p. 21 n45; Ponsonby-Fane, Richard. (1956). Kyoto: The Old Capital of Japan, 794–1869, p. 100.
- Minakata Kumagusu and F. Victor Dickens. (1905). "A Japanese Thoreau of the Twelfth Century," Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland, p. 238.
- Sansom, George Bailey. (1932). "Early Japanese Law and Administration," Transactions of the Asiatic Society of Japan, p. 83.
- Titsingh, Isaac. (1834). Annales des empereurs du japon, p. 428.