Noboru Maruyama

Uehiro Foundation on Ethics and Education


Noboru Maruyama is the secretary-general of the Uehiro Foundation on Ethics and Education, based in Tokyo.

Founded in 1987, the Uehiro Foundation is a nonprofit foundation committed to the advancement of moral and ethical education in Japan. Through research, surveys, conferences, study groups, and active partnerships with universities around the world, the Foundation actively promotes ethical education in the areas of home, school, and community.

Featured Work

JUL 8, 2008 Podcast

Torture, Rights, and Values: Why the Prohibition of Torture is Absolute

Rodin's premise is that if we have a commitment against torture, then it leads to an absolute prohibition on torture. Luban worries that our commitment ...