Ryo Chonabayashi

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Ryo Chonabayashi
Soka University
Faculty of Letters

Research Interests


Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2017
Lecturer, Faculty of Letters, Soka University
Apr 2015
Mar 2017
Part-Time Lecturer, Soka University
Nov 2012
Aug 2013
PMED Coordinator, Gram Vikas (India)
Sep 2008
Aug 2012
Postgraduate Tutor, Cardiff University


Sep 2007
Jul 2012
PhD in Philosophy, Cardiff University
Sep 2005
Feb 2007
MA in Philosophy, University of Bristol

Published Papers

How (Properly) Can Moral Philosophers Learn from Buddhism? - Some Problems -
Ryo Chonabayashi
The Journal of Oriental Studies   28 105-113   2018   [Invited]
Moral Implication of Noncognitivism
Ryo Chonabayashi
29 99-119   Mar 2017
Two Versions of the Explanationist Argument for Naturalistic Moral Realism (Japanese)
Ryo Chonabayashi
Law and Philosophy   2 87-146   2016   [Refereed]
Naturalistic Moral Realism and the Recent Empirical Findings from Social Psychology
Ryo Chonabayashi
Soka University Humanities Studies   28    2016
Recent Debates on Moral Particularism (Japanese)
Ryo Chonabayashi
Contemporary and Applied Philosophy   6 1001-1026   2015   [Refereed]


ウロー シルヴィ, 蝶名林 亮
東洋学術研究   56(1) 172-184   May 2017
セータブット ノーラニット, 蝶名林 亮
東洋学術研究   56(2) 64-72   2017
ウロー シルヴィ, 蝶名林 亮
東洋学術研究   56(2) 140-161   2017
Review: Oxford Studies in Metaethics, vol.8
Ryo Chonabayashi
Journal of Moral Philosophy      2017
ショー サラ, 蝶名林 亮
東洋学術研究   55(2) 166-184   2016

Conference Activities & Talks

Kinds of Normativity and First-Order Normative Theorizing
Ryo Chonabayashi
The Fifth Southern Normativity Group Annual conference on Normativity   2 Jul 2019   
Social Work Ethics and Personal Commitments
Ryo Chonabayashi
11th International Conference on Applied Ethics   16 Dec 2018   
Theoretical Disagreement, the Open Question Argument, and Legal Positivism [Invited]
Ryo Chonabayashi
29 Jul 2017   
Some Problems from Anti-Theory in Ethics [Invited]
Ryo Chonabayashi
4 Dec 2016   
What does prevent ethics becoming science? The Normativity Objection and Anti-Theory in Ethics [Invited]
Ryo Chonabayashi
2 Dec 2016   

Research Grants & Projects

Moral Particularism and Moral Explanations
Philosophy of Science Society, Japan: 
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): Ryo Chonabayashi