An interview with Prof. Toshio Kawai was published as “Where Does Kokoro Come from and Where Does It Go to?” in the booklet Study Supplement: Higher Education Options for Students.
An interview with Prof. Toshio Kawai entitled “Where Does Kokoro Come from and Where Does It Go to?” was published in the booklet Study Supplement: Higher Education Options for Students. This booklet is published by an information website that helps high school students choose paths to university, junior college, and vocational school.
This booklet uses interviews with researchers from various universities to introduce 101 research themes from the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences. In the interview, Prof. Kawai introduces his areas of specialty, clinical psychology and psychotherapy. In addition to discussing how and why Prof. Kawai arrived at his research themes, he also discusses the research activities of the Kokoro Research Center. He describes the significance of studying ‘Kokoro’ from various academic disciplines, such as philosophy, religion, cognitive science, and cultural psychology, and of promoting interdisciplinary research.
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