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Saneyuki Yamatsuta


Saneyuki Yamatsuta


Dr. Yamatsuta joined NUCB Business School in 2015 after completing his Ph.D. in Philosophy from the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Science at the University of Tokyo. He specializes in ethics and his research is focused on philosophy, particularly dealing with Kant's philosophy. Dr. Yamatsuta’s current research consists of a comparative analysis between Kant's ethics and Watsuji's ethics. He has published a number of articles outside of Japan, also publishing books and presenting his research findings both domestically and internationally.

Research Interests

Philosophy, Ethics

Final Education

Ph.D., University of Tokyo

Academic Papers

  • Saneyuki Yamatsuta (2023) Highest Good and Infinite Progress. Philosophy
  • Saneyuki Yamatsuta (2022) Beauty and Idea Reconsidering Hegel's Critique of Kant. Japanese Kant Society 23
  • Saneyuki Yamatsuta (2021) The Concept of Passion in Kant’s Anthropology: Reconsidering the Relationship between Anthropology and Critical Ethics. The Court of Reason Proceedings of the 13th International Kant Congress 13 :3110700700
  • Saneyuki Yamatsuta (2020) The Concept of Individuality by Watsuji Tetsuro. Annals of Ethics 69 :0483-0830
  • Saneyuki Yamatsuta (2020) Power of Negation, Power of Limitation. Hitoria Philosophiae 62 :0289-5056
  • Saneyuki Yamatsuta (2019) The Moralization of Human Dignity in Kant's Ethics. Kant-Studien 209 :978-3-11-066149-1
  • Saneyuki Yamatsuta (2019) Avoiding Modernity. Philosophy 70 :9784862859402

Book & Case Publishing

  • Yamatsuta Saneyuki (2021) Socializing Robot. Gagugei Miraisya