Let Me Have My Say!

Kwansei Gakuin University faculty members will voice their opinions on topical social issues.
The effects of protectionism

Various events are causing concern about the “rise of protectionism,” including the separation of the UK from the EU, ...

Lowering the voting age

Recently, the Japanese government decided to lower the voting age to 18. We asked two faculty members for ...

Using Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in School Education

“Golden Mainz.” It was there in 1450 that Johannes Gutenberg invented printing press technology, replacing the reliance on hand transcription of texts with pressing plates on which lead casting type are arranged. In 1658, ...

The Future that “AI” Will Bring

Seventeenth-century French philosopher, René Descartes, believed that the world and humans were composed of two diametrically opposing natures – the body and the mind. However, ...

The Impact and Potential of Smartphone Games that Generate Social Phenomena

Smartphones have now become an indispensable communication tool in our daily lives, and they also offer us entertainment, such as videos, photos, and games. In particular, ...