About Us

Japan Association of Legal Philosophy (JALP) is an academic organization to enhance research of legal philosophy and mutual cooperation between legal philosophers in Japan. Founded in 1948, we have more than 70 years of history.

Professor NAKAYAMA Ryuichi of Osaka University (from Nov. 2021)
514 (Apr. 2021)
The Annals of Legal Philisophy, yearly published in October, from Yuhikaku Publishing (mainly in Japanese).
JALP Newsletter, published twice a year.

Contact Us

JALP activities in general

Secretariat of JALP

c/o Professor Yoh MATSUO
Nagoya University Graduate School of Law
Furo-cho, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya 464-8601, JAPAN
mail: secretariat [at] houtetsugaku.org

Website management

Takehiro OHYA (Member of Executive Committee, Keio University)
mail: t-ohya [at] keio.jp