Ars Vivendi E-mail Magazine No.51 (June 15, 2011) =================================================================
Ars Vivendi E-mail Magazine No.51 (June 15, 2011)
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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 Translating Culture:
Creative Translations of Aynu Chanted-Myths by Mashiho Chiri
.
http://www.arsvi.com/b2010/1103sn-e.htm

2) We published Ars Vivendi Vol.4 on May 25, 2011. Its English
version page is now ready.
http://www.arsvi.com/m/sz004e.htm

3) Mr. Satoshi Sakurai, our graduate student, writes about his
research on execution.
http://www.ritsumei-arsvi.org/en/news/read/id/143

4) Our program members have conducted various kinds of global
research activities. The following is the brief report written
by Professor Izumi Otani.

In academic year 2010, my following two academic achievements have
been made internationally.

(a) "Biopolitics and Dicourse on Death and Dying" in SHIMAZONO
Susumu & TAKEUCHI Seiichi (Eds.) Death and Life Studies No.1: What
Is Death and Life Studies
? (2008) was translated into Korean.

(b)"'Good Manner of Dying' as a Normative Concept: 'Autocide,'
'Granny Dumping' and Discussions on Euthanasia/Death with Dignity
in Japan," was included in the International Journal of Japanese
Sociology
Vol.19 (1).
You can refer to
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1475-6781.2010.01136.x/abstract
for its abstract.

Izumi Otani


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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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