Roundtable with Joban Kosan Chairman and Executive Director Kazuhiko Saito and Class of 2014 Graduates :Reflecting the path to recovery and post-quake Tohoku

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Curtains Fall on “Koike Theater”: Government in the Capital Following the Tokyo Assembly Elections

Nobuo Sasaki
Professor, Faculty of Economics, Chuo University
Areas of Specialization: Public administration, Theories of local governance

Nobuo SasakiTokyo held its gubernatorial elections last summer. While the top three candidates were duking it out, Yuriko Koike pulled ahead of the pack without the endorsement of a political party, billing herself as “a lone wolf candidate.  [ More ]

(Sep. 14)

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The long road to be a truly compliant company

Hiroki Nanba
General Manager, Legal Dept., Business Administration Div., TAISEI CORPORATION

Hiroki Nanba…Then Aslan turned to them and said:
'You do not yet look so happy as I mean you to be.'
Lucy said, 'We're so afraid of being sent away, Aslan. And you have sent us back into our own world so often.'
'No fear of that,' said Aslan. 'Have you not guessed?'
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(Sep. 21)

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Developing New System for International Commercial Dispute Resolution: Singapore in Focus

Hisaei Ito
Professor of Chuo Law School, Director at the Institute of Comparative Law in Japan
Areas of Specialization: Commercial law, Law of Negotiable Instruments, Comparative Law

Hisaei ItoAs the so-called globalization progresses, commodities, labor force and capital markets of each country are increasingly interconnected and the movements toward regional economic integration become more active.  [ More ]

(July. 20)

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Do educators have pre-established knowledge?

Junichi Nakamoto
Specially Appointed Professor, Faculty of Letters, Chuo University
Areas of Specialization: Theory of School Education, Theory of Teacher Training, Theory of Social Studies Education

Junichi NakamotoIn school and college education, educators are always mulling over how to instruct learners effectively. I have given this title as an essential question toward educators, and many scholars have discussed it. As I train teachers in this university, I would like to focus on this question by going back to the basics. [ More ]

(Apr. 7)

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Coexistence of Nature and Human Beings The Importance of Words

Shizuko Sugii
Lawyer, Himesyara Law Office

Shizuko SugiiI have worked as a lawyer for 48 years. Even today, at 72 years of age, I continue to work as an active lawyer. Currently, I serve as the Director of the Himesyara Law Office in Tachikawa City. That being said, operation of the office is delegated equally and democratically to all members of the office, including young lawyers.  [ More ]

(July. 13)