“Virtue Ethics: Basic Readings (Toku-rinri Gaku Kihon Ronbun-shu)” edited and its translation supervised by Hisatake Kato, President of this institute, together with Satoshi Kodama, Associate Professor of Kyoto University, was published.



  1. Philippa Ruth Foot, Nietzche: The Revaluation of Values
  2. Michael Stocker, The Schizuophrenia of Modern Ethical Theories
  3. Philippa Ruth Foot, Virtues and Vices
  4. Susan Wolf, Moral Saints
  5. Martha C. Nussbaum, Non-Relative Virtues: An Aristotelian Approach
  6. Julia Annas, Ancient Ethics and Modern Morality
  7. Roger Crisp, Utilitarianism and the Life of Virtue
  8. Rosalind Hursthouse, Virtue Ethics and the Emotions
  9. Robert N. Johnson, Virtue and Right
  10. Sean Drysdale Walsh, Teleology, Aristotelian Virtue, and Right
  • Commentary by Hisatake Kato