Watsuji Tetsuro's scientific contributions

Citations

... This is the case in startle reflex, where the initial reflexive sequential flow makes sense in practical survival terms. The CPP lens in other contexts shows up how inhibition (reaction) is integral in processes from the neuronal level to ethicsunderstood as 'the practical interconnection of acts' (Watsuji 1937). ...
... Be it human-system or human-human, a harmony-based approach is one suited to the modern digital life. As outlined, for Watsuji (1996Watsuji ( [1937), this is 'in-betweenness' of people established through communitarian interconnectedness, one that focuses on terms of connectivity and group dynamics, while not omitting individuals. Applied, this individual and collective dyad matters, especially for group harms caused by emergent forms of civic profiling involving emotion and physiognomic-inspired profiling of people in urban spaces (McStay, 2018). ...