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    Political philosophy in Japan: Nishida, the Kyoto School and co-prosperity.Christopher S. Goto-Jones - 2005 - New York: Routledge.
    Nishida Kitaro, originator of the Kyoto School and 'father of Japanese Philosophy' is usually viewed as an essentially apolitical thinker who underwent a 'turn' in the mid-1930s, becoming an ideologue of Japanese imperialism. Political Philosophy in Japan challenges the view that a neat distinction can be drawn between Nishida's apolitical 'pre-turn' writings and the apparently ideological tracts he produced during the war years. In the context of Japanese intellectual traditions, this book suggests that Nishida was a political thinker form the (...)
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  2. Re-politicising the Kyoto school as philosophy.Christopher S. Goto-Jones (ed.) - 2008 - New York: Routledge.
    The essays in this book take a new approach to the subject, engaging substantially with the philosophical texts of members of the Kyoto School, and ...
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  3. Going to our happy place: Idealism, realism, and Nishida's eutopia: A response to Christian Uhl. [REVIEW]Christopher S. Goto-Jones - 2006 - Philosophy East and West 56 (3):482-486.
    In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content:Going to our Happy Place: Idealism, Realism, and Nishida's Eutopia: A Response to Christian UhlChristopher S. Goto-JonesWords can be tricky things; their significance is often found in unexpected places. The word 'utopia,' for example, is usually considered to have originated in the early sixteenth century in Louvain when Thomas More fused two Greek words (ou, 'not,' and topos, 'place'). The result was a new, Greek-sounding compound, utopia, translatable as (...)
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