Nakajima Takahiro

Years of Stay at HYI: 
Sep 2004 to Jun 2005

Dr. Takahiro Nakajima has been working at the Center for Philosophy at the University of Tokyo for several years, where his major research field is Chinese Philosophy.  In 2007, he published two books on Chinese Philosophy – The Chinese Turn in Philosophy, and The Reverberation of Chinese Philosophy: Language and Politics.  Currently, Dr. Nakajima is preparing to publish a book on Zhuangzi. At the same time, he is interested in broadening his academic focus to include Japanese Philosophy.  In this regard, he has joined two projects—“Sourcebook in Japanese Philosophy” at Nanzan University and “Key Texts of Japanese Philosophy”, run by Vrin, a French publishing company.