The Role of Spirituality in Leadership for Social Change


Japanese Assistant Professor, Maiko Yasuno, presents a compelling argument for the role of higher education in supporting a new leadership paradigm directed toward fostering positive social change based on spiritual elements, such as interconnectedness and collaboration. Through her writing and research, Yasuno upholds Daisaku Ikeda’s idea that “a great human revolution in just a single individual will help achieve a change in the destiny of a nation and, further, will cause a change in the destiny of all humankind.