Historical Photos — First President Tsunesaburo Makiguchi
An early pre-World War II photo of the Soka Kyoku Gakkai. Mr. Makiguchi is at first row, center.
Makiguchi on the Web:
To learn about the life of Makiguchi and how he founded the Soka Kyoku Gakkai, go to http://www.sgi-usa.org/thesgiusa/aboutsgi/makiguchi.html.
A paper by Daisaku Ikeda entitled "John Dewey and Tsunesaburo Makiguchi: Confluences of Thought and Action" may be found at http://www.siu.edu/~deweyctr/makiguchi.html, which is the Center for Dewey Studies website.
At the Encyclopaedia of Philosophy of Education website, http://www.educacao.pro.br/tsunesaburo.htm, there is a scholarly paper about Makiguchi's theories on education.
An article about the Brazilian
"Makiguchi Project in Action –– Enhancing Education for Peace" is available