Takeshi Negishi

根岸毅
Years of Stay at HYI: 
Sep 1993 to Jun 1994

Current Research Projects and Interests: I believe in the "universal" value of democracy.  However, what makes me intellectually irritated is that no one has yet found a logical way to persuade all anti-democratic discussants to abandon their former stands and to get converted to democracy.  I am searching for such a logical scheme.

Recent Publications: 
"Farewell Lecture: The Anatomy of the Study of Politics," Hogaku Kenkyu (March 2007) and "Discussions on Professor Negishi's Farewell Lecture 'The Anatomy of the Study of Politics': A Record of Letters Exchanged between Professor Negishi and Mr. Jiro Hasumi," Hogaku Kenkyu (September 2007); both originally written in Japanese as 「最終講義: 政治学はどのような学問か?」(『法学研究』第80巻第3号、2007年3月)and「最終講義『政治学はどのような学問か?』をめぐる往復書簡」(『法学研究』第80巻第9号、2007年9月)