Publications

Books and Monographs:

The Cricket, the Sprite, and the Little God of Earth: Towards an Integrative Study of Right Livelihood, Columbus: The International Institute for Integrative Studies, 2018.

Four Worlds of Dawdle Dragon, Shiga: Biwako Sangha, 2017.

A Practitioner’s Dozen: Thirteen Essays on the Conjoined Path of Learning and Study for Zen Practitioners, Columbus: The International Institute for Integrative Studies, 2016.

From Trinity to Quarternity: Resurrecting the Missing Fourth Element to Transfrom the Christian Doctrine of the Trinity into a Comprehensive Guide to Spiritual Maturation, Columbus: The International Institute for Integrative Studies, 2015.

Reinventing the Wheel of the Dhamma: Buddhism, Modern Science, and the Path towards Individual and Societal Transformation, Columbus: The International Institute for Integrative Studies, 2014.

Great Traditions of Eastern and Western Thought, Columbus: The International Institute for Integrative Studies, 2006.

An Outline of Intercultural Studies, Columbus: The International Institute for Integrative Studies, 2005.

Interdependence and Change in the Global System, Lanham: University Press of America, 1993.

Advances in Human Systems and Information Technologies, co-edited with George E. Lasker and Jens Pohl, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1992.

Advances in Information Systems Research, co-edited with George E. Lasker and Jens Pohl, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1991.

Advances in Education and Human Development, co-edited with George E. Lasker, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1990.

Articles published in Journals, Proceedings, Edited Volumes, Magazines and Newspapers:

“A Thousand Views of Mt. Fuji”, Mindfulness Bell, Winter/Spring 2016.

“Seven Interbeings”, Mindfulness Bell, October 8, 2012.

“Pure Land Lost for Fukushima Evacuees”, Japan Today, September 4, 2012.

“Do Nuclear Reactors Possess Buddha-nature?”, Japan Today, November 15, 2011.

“Globality and Hybridity: New Opportunities and Challenges of Human Development in a Globally Interconnected and Interactive World”, African Bulletin, Special Issue, March 2010.

“The Noble Eightfold Path as a Prescription for Sustainable Living”, How Much Is Enough? Buddhism, Consumerism, and the Human Environment, edited by Richard K. Payne, Somerville: Wisdom Publications, 2010, pp. 133-145.

“Dance and Aesthetic Ideals: Dance as Form in Motion Representing, Sharing and Transcending the Realities of Human Existence”, Society and Culture: Journal of the Socio-Cultural Institute of Ryukoku University, 10, 2008, pp. 118-128.

“Kata in Systems and the Aesthetics of Performing Arts”, Society and Culture: Journal of the Socio-Cultural Institute of Ryukoku University, 9, 2007, pp. 69-76.

“Can East Asia Form A Cultural Community?”, The Proceedings of An International Symposium on the Formation of An East Asian Community, Hanoi: Vietnam National Uiversity-Hanoi, September 2005, pp. 49-60.

“Paradoxes in Spirituality and Systems”, The Proceedings of the 48th Annual Conference of the International Society for the Systems Sciences, 2004.

“On the Forms of Cultural Transmission and Transformation”, Society and Culture: Journal of the Socio-Cultural Institute of Ryukoku University, 6, 2004, pp. 157-164.

“Adoption and Adaptation of an Imported Culture: Buddhism in Thailand and Korea”, Society and Culture: Journal of the Socio-Cultural Institute of Ryukoku University, 6, 2004, pp. 179-194.

“Zeno and Zen and the Meeting of Two Arrows”, The Proceedings of the 47th Annual Conference of the International Society for the Systems Sciences, 2003.

“Adoption and Adaptation of an Imported Culture: The Case of Balinese Hinduism”, Society and Culture: Journal of the Socio-Cultural Institute of Ryukoku University, 4, 2002, pp. 17-26.

“Knowledge by No-Action: A Systems Interpretation of Chuang Tsu’s Thought”, The Proceedings of the 46th Annual Conference of the International Society for the Systems Sciences, 2002.

“Rethinking Development in an Interdependent World”, Economic Theory, Dynamics and Markets, edited by T. Negishi, R. Ramachandran and K. Mino, Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2001, pp. 525-542.

“Buddha’s Thought and Systems Sciences”, The Proceedings of the 45th Annual Conference of the International Society for the Systems Sciences, 2001.

“From National Literature to Global Literature”, Journal of Intercultural Studies, Ryukoku University, 5, 2001, pp. 13-16.

“Kata in Arts and Systems”, Society and Culture: Journal of the Socio-Cultural Institute of Ryukoku University, 3, 2000, pp. 441-461.

“The Morphogenetic Universe and Its Implications for Human Cultures of War and Peace”, Culture of Peace, edited by George E. Lasker, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1999, pp. 91-94.

“Materialization and Etherealization as Conjugate Processes in Systems Evolution”, The Proceedings of the 43rd Annual Conference of International Society for Systems Sciences, 1999.

“Three Death”, Journal of Intercultural Studies, Ryukoku University, 2, 1998, pp. 151-154.

“Synthesizing Four Ideals of Humanity”, Worldviews and the Problem of Synthesis, edited by D. Aert, Dortrecht: Kluwer Academic, 1998, pp. 157-168.

“Mind, Culture and Economy: Morphology of Socio-Economic Systems”, with Sven B. Lundstedt, Cybernetica, 16(2), 1998, pp. 121-151.

“How Can We Civilize Civilization? Communication and Cross-Fertilization between Civilizations”, Strategies for Peace, edited by George E. Lasker, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1998, pp. 19-24.

“Nature, Spirituality and Environmental Ethics: East Meets West”, Cybernetics and Human Knowing, 4(1), 1997, pp. 5-14. (Reprinted as a chapter in Towards A New Paradigm of Systems Science, edited by Yong Pil Rhee, Seoul: Seoul National University Press, 1999).

“The Way of Heaven, the Way of Earth, the Way of Life: Three Worlds of Eastern Philosophy”, Systems Thinking, Globalization of Knowledge, and Communitarian Ethics, edited by Y.P. Rhee and K.J. Bailey, International Society of Systems Sciences, 1997, pp. 341-348.

“Culture of War, Culture of Peace, and the Challenges of Intercultural Communication”, A Design for Peace, edited by George E. Lasker, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1997, pp. 37-41.

“Kata and Kata-Thinking in Eastern and Western Thought”, The Proceedings of InterSymp ’97, edited by George E. Lasker, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1997, pp. 37-41.

“Reinventing the Wheel of Dhamma: The Noble Eightfold Path as a Comprehensive Program for Individual and Societal Transformation”, Intercultural Studies, Ryukoku University, 1, 1997, pp. 43-52.

“Kata as a Principle of Evolutionary Change in Natural and Human Systems”, Advances in Systems and Cybernetics, edited by George E. Lasker, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1996.

“Japanese Creativity and Sustainable Development”, The Proceedings of the Kyoto Conference on Japanese Studies, Kyoto: International Research Institute for Japanese Studies, 1996, pp. 76-85.

“Japanese Management as a Set of Cybernetic Principles for Managing Human Systems”, The Dynamics of Japanese Organizations, edited by Frank-Jurgen Richter, London: Francis & Taylor, 1996.

“Ecology, Economics, Ethics: Mending the Broken Circle”,  Advances in Sociocybernetics II, edited by George E. Lasker, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1995.

“Systems and Identities”, Advances in Sociocybernetics I, edited by George E. Lasker, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1994, pp. 71-75.

“Social Cybernetics: Promises and Pitfalls”, Cybernetica, 1994(3/4), pp. 331-340.

“Nationalism as Ideology, Nationalism as Emotion, and the Pitfalls of National Development”, Cybernetics and Systems, 25(6), 1994, pp. 747-756.

“Exiles, Migrants, Refugees: The Nature and Implications of the Movement of People in the World of Global Interdependence”, Advances in Systems Studies, edited by George E. Lasker, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1993, pp. 15-21.

“Global Interdependence and the Remaking of the European Tradition”, The Proceedings of the 13th International Congress on Cybernetics, 1993, pp. 614-618.

“Beyond Ethnocentrism and Multiculturalism”, with Hisako Koizumi, The Proceedings of the 13th International Congress on Cybernetics, 1993, pp. 633-636.

“Global Interdependence and the Patterns of Interaction and Transformation of Human Systems”, Cybernetica, 1993(4), pp. 287-292.

“Specialization, Socialization and Identity in an Interdependent World”, with Hisako Koizumi, Systems Research, 8(3), 1992, pp. 35-41.

“Mind, Consciousness and Knowledge: East and West”, Advances in Human Systems and Information Technologies, edited by George E. Lasker, Tetsunori Koizumi and Jens Pohl, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1992, pp. 1-6.

“History as a Systems Science”, Advances in Human Systems and Information Technologies, edited by George E. Lasker, Tetsunori Koizumi and Jens Pohl, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1992, pp. 113-120.

“The Family and the Quality of Human Life”, with Hisako Koizumi, Advances in Human Systems and Information Technologies, edited by George E. Lasker, Tetsunori Koizumi and Jens Pohl, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1992, pp. 58-64.

“Cultural Diffusion, Economic Integration and the Sovereignty of the Nation-State”, Rechtstheorie, edited by Werner Krawietz, Berlin: Duncker and Humbolt, 1991, pp. 313-319.

“Symbols, Signs, Systems: Communication and Coordination in an Interdependent World”, Advances in Information Systems Research, edited by George E. Lasker, Tetsunori Koizumi and Jens Pohl, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1991, pp. 32-37.

“Three R’s of Global Education”, Advances in Information Systems Research, edited by George E. Lasker, Tetsunori Koizumi and Jens Pohl, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1991, pp. 528-532.

“The Mode of Theorizing and the Nature of Knowledge”, Advances in Education and Human Development, edited by Tetsunori Koizumi and George E. Lasker, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1990, pp. 1-13.

“Cybernetic Society and the Remaking of the Human Cycle”, with Hisako Koizumi, Advances in Education and Human Development, edited by Tetsunori Koizumi and George E. Lasker, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1990, pp. 64-73.

“The Myth of Childhood and the Information Society”, with Hisako Koizumi, Advances in Education and Human Development, edited by Tetsunori Koizumi and George E. Lasker, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1990, pp. 74-78.

“Integrating Acculturation and Development: Education in the Age of Cultural Diffusion and Economic Integration”, with Hisako Koizumi, Advances in Education and Human Development, edited by Tetsunori Koizumi and George E. Lasker, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1990, pp. 79-84.

“Economic Development as a Cybernetic Process”, Advances in Education and Human Development, edited by Tetsunori Koizumi and George E. Lasker, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1990, pp. 103-108.

“Managing Global Interdependence”, Advances in Support Systems Research, edited by George E. Lasker and Robin R. Hough, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1990, pp. 1-5.

“The Typology of Cross-Cultural Adjustment: Japanese Children in American Society”, with Hisako Koizumi, Advances in Support Systems Research, edited by George E. Lasker and Robin R. Hough, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1990, pp. 457-461.

“Telecommunications Technology and Social Change: The Japanese Experience”, Telecommunications, Values and the Public Interest, edited by Sven B. Lundstedt, Norwood: Ablex, 1990, pp. 217-226.

“Global Interdependence and the Ecology of Social Ethics”, The Proceedings of the 12th International Congress on Cybernetics, 1990, pp. 603-608.

“Human Autonomy and Social Cohesion”, Analyse de Systemes, 15(1), 1989, pp. 69-73.

“Management of Innovation and Change in Japanese Organizations”, Advances in International Comparative Management, edited by S.B. Prasad, Greenwich: JAI Press, 1989, pp. 245-254.

“Coordinating Social and Technological Development”, Advances in Systems Research and Cybernetics, edited by George E. Lasker, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1989, pp. 1-7.

“Stress and Coping of Japanese Children in American Society”, with Hisako Koizumi and Jennifer Farkas, Advances in Systems Research and Cybernetics, edited by George E. Lasker, Windsor: International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, 1989, pp. 222-226.

“Knowledge, Power and Democracy”, Cybernetica, 31(3), 1988, pp. 215-224.

“Culture and the Social Order”, Paying for the Arts, edited by William S. Hendon, Harry Hillman-Chartrand and Harold Horowitz, Akron: Association for Cultural Economics, 1987, pp. 175-183.

“The Importance of Being Stationary: Zen, Relativity and the Aesthetics of No-Action”, Mind and Body: East Meets West, edited by Seymour Kleinman, Champaign: Human Kinetics, 1986, pp. 61-68.

“Mind, Matter and Machine: The Patterns of Interaction and Transformation in the Unified Space of Human Evolution”, Symposium on the Foundation of Modern Physics, edited by P. Lahti and P. Mittelstaedt, Singapore: World Scientific Publishing, 1985, pp. 257-271.

“The Workplace, the Family and Evolution of the Space of Interaction for Children’s Development”, with Hisako Koizumi, Parents, Children, and Change, edited by L. Eugene Arnold, Lexington: Lexington Books, 1985, pp. 135-152.

“The City as a Cultural Process”, Economics and Historic Preservation, edited by William S. Hendon, et. al., Akron: University of Akron Press, 1983, pp. 7-18.

“Absorption and Adaptation: Japanese Inventiveness in Technological Development”, Managing Innovation: The Social Dimensions of Creativity, Invention and Technology, edited by Sven B. Lundstedt and William Colglazier, New York: Pergamon Press, 1982, pp. 190-206.

“The Quality of Life in Relation to the Changing Image of Man”, Applied Systems and Cybernetics, edited by George E. Lasker, New York: Pergamon Press, 1981, pp. 163-167.

“The Oriental Ideal in Art and the Art of Economic Man in the Orient”, Journal of Cultural Economics, 4, June 1980, pp. 55-71.

“Foreign Direct Investment, Technology Transfer and Domestic Employment Effects”, with Kenneth J. Kopecky, Journal of International Economics, 10, February 1980, pp. 1-20.

“The Ways and the Means of the Gods: An Analysis of Japanese Religion”, Journal of Cultural Economics, 3, December 1979, pp. 75-88.

“On the Stability of a Competitive Economy Without Recontracting”, On the Stability of Contemporary Economic Systems, edited by O. Kyn and W. Schrettle, Gottingen: Vandenhoeck and Ruprecht, 1978, pp. 164-192.

“Economics as a Study of Man”, Otemon Economic Studies, 11, 1978, pp. 5-18.

“Neutral Inventions and Non-Constant Returns to Scale Production Functions”, Otemon Economic Studies, 11, 1978, pp. 19-25.

“Traditional Japanese Religion and the Notion of Economic Man”, Journal of Cultural Economics, 1, December 1977, pp. 35-46.

“Economic Growth, International Capital Movements and Transfer of Technical Knowledge”, with Kenneth J. Kopecky, Journal of International Economics, 7, February 1977, pp. 45-65. (Reprinted as a chapter in Foreign Direct Investment and Technological Change, edited by John Cantwell, Chelterham: Edward Elgar, 1999).

“A Further Note on the Elasticity of Substitution in Many-Input Case”, Metroeconomica, 28, 1976, pp. 152-155.

“Market Shares and the Types of Production Functions”, with Ryuzo Sato and Benjamin Wolkowitz, 6, European Economic Review, October 1975, pp. 331-342.

“Relative Shares and Elasticities Simplified: Reply”, with Ryuzo Sato, American Economic Review, September 1973, p. 772.

“The Production Function and the Theory of Distributive Shares”, with Ryuzo Sato, American Economic Review, June 1973, pp. 484-489. (Reprinted as a chapter in Income Distribution, edited by Michael Sattinger, Chelterham: Edward Elgar, 2001).

“On the Elasticities of Substitution and Complementarity”, with Ryuzo Sato, Oxford Economic Papers, March 1973, pp. 44-56.

“Switching of Techniques, Stability of Growth Equilibrium, and the Neoclassical Parable”, Australian Economic Papers, June 1972, pp. 44-51.

“Substitutability, Complementarity and the Theory of Derived Demand”, with Ryuzo Sato, Review of Economic Studies, January 1970, pp. 107-118.

Books and Articles in Japanese:

『グローバル世紀への挑戦:文明再生の智慧』(共編著)、文理閣、2010。

「『ブラック・アテナ』をどう読むか」、片岡幸彦監訳『ブラック・アテナ』、新評論、2007。

「もう一つの地球村から見た戦略的文化・文明論」、片岡幸彦編『下からのグローバリゼーション』、新評論、2006。

『国際文化学序説』(共著)、多賀出版、2004。

「国際文化学についての七つのやさしい小講義」、『国際文化ジャーナル』、7、2003。

「異文化共生と地域社会」、『滋賀の経済と社会』、滋賀総合研究所、2002年秋季号。

「社会システムとしての地球村」、片岡幸彦編『地球村の思想』、新評論、2001。

「エスニシティ―、ナショナリティー、アイデンティティー」、片岡幸彦編『地球村の行方』、新評論、1999。

「国際文化学への誘い」、『国際文化ジャーナル』、2、1998。

「個人と間人の相補性」、濱口惠俊編『日本社会とは何か』、NHKブックス、1998。

「情報革命における文化的意味と経済的意味の相克」、濱口惠俊編『国際化と情報化』、NHKブックス、1989。

「歴史に追いつかれた国アメリカの再生」、『エコノミクス・トゥデイ』、1998秋季号。