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Table of Contents

  • Guest Editor's Introduction by Richard F. Calichman


  • The Kyoto School, the Cambridge School, and the History of Political Philosophy in Wartime Japan by Chris Goto-Jones


  • Miki Kiyoshi and the Shōwa Kenkyūkai: The Failure of World History by Lewis E. Harrington


  • On the Brink of Universality: German Cosmopolitanism in Japanese Imperialism by John Namjun Kim


  • Antinomies of Total War by Takeshi Kimoto


  • Para-existential Forces of Invention: Nakai Masakazu's Theory of Technology and Critique of Capitalism by Aaron Stephen Moore 


  • Imperial Nationalism and the Comparative Perspective by Naoki Sakai


  • Displacing Japan: Takeuchi Yoshimi's Lu Xun in Light of Nishida's Philosophy, and Vice Versa by Christian Uhl