Ars Vivendi E-mail Magazine No.34 (October 15, 2010)
We, Global COE Program Ars Vivendi, would like to let you know the
following four news.
1) We have made an English-version page of Extraterritorial:
On Literature in Migration Vol.2.
2) We held the special lecture series by Professor Colin Barnes from
September 21 to 24.
We post some pictures and the comment of Professor Barnes and Dr. Sheldon
on the following page.
Professor Tateiwa, our program leader, prepared some writings in English in
order to introduce disability movements/disability studies in Japan.
3) "'Good Manner of Dying' as a Normative Concept: 'Autocide,'
'Granny Dumping' and Discussions on Euthanasia/Death with Dignity
in Japan", which is written by Professor Izumi Otani, will appear on the next
issue of the International Journal of Japanese Sociology.
We will let you know its details in the near future.
4) We held a public symposium "Ars Vivendi X Medical Philosophy
X Bioethics: Visions and Challenges of Theories on Euthanasia" on
We post some pictures on the following page.
*Please click below for more detailed information about our program.
We are eager to promote collaborative research projects with
disabled patients' advocacy groups, non-profit organizations, as
well as domestic and international researchers.
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General Editor : Shin'ya Tateiwa
Chief Editor : Minoru Kataoka
Publication : Research Center for Ars Vivendi, Ritsumeikan University
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