Ars Vivendi E-mail Magazine No.15 (December 7, 2009)
We, Global COE Program Ars Vivendi, would like to let you know the
following three news.
First, we have been making an English-version page ofphilosophy & ethics
of life (bioethics).
Tateiwa, our program leader, wrote short sentences on the trend of books
on bioethics which are published in Japan.
In the above sentences, Professor Tateiwa mentions that although there have been
discussions that are different from those in the mainstream countries
in Japan, most of the discussions have not been introduced in foreign countries.
In this connection, we are planning to publish an English-version of
Tateiwa's On Private Property (1997) and are looking for a suitable publisher.
If you have any information concerning this matter, please let us know.
Second, one of our e-mail magazine readers, Mr.Shafiq-ur-Rehman, shared
the project progress report with us.
If you would like to share some information with us, please let us know.
Third, we send this e-mail magazine to some people in South Korea.
We are planning to start sending Korean-version e-mail magazines in the
If you know someone who is interested in subscribing to our English-version
or Korean version e-mail magazines, please let us know.
For our Korean-version homepage, please look at
We are eager to enrich the above homepage, so if you have any suggestions
or information to share with us, please let us know.
*Please click below for more detailed information about our program.
We are eager to promote collaborative research projects with patients'
advocacy groups, non-profit organizations, as well as domestic and
international researchers, apply for competitive research grants and conduct
research projects commissioned by governmental and private institutions.
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General Editor : Shin'ya Tateiwa
Chief Editor : Minoru Kataoka
Publication : Research Center for Ars Vivendi, Ritsumeikan University
56-1 Kitamachi, Tojiin, Kita-ku, Kyoto, Japan 603-8577