Takeshi Morisato is a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at EASt. He received a PhD in philosophy from the KU Leuven in 2016 for a dissertation on comparative philosophy of religion in reference to the works of Tanabe Hajime and William Desmond. His current research project, as part of the wider EASt’s GENEsYs project, aims at articulating the philosophical significance of the Shikoku pilgrimage as a kind of “religious experience,” contributing to the constitution of youth self-identity in Japan. He is currently serving as the editor of the European Journal of Japanese Philosophy (EJJP) and the book series from Chisokudō Publications, “Studies in …

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