Reading According to the Context: Kimura Motomori and “Body and Spirit”
Whenever Kimura deals with “education” he always views it in connection to “culture”. In other words, he deals with it within the context of “culture and education”. We see that this context is actually already present in “Body and Spirit”. Here, upon ascertaining that the essence of culture is “the cultivation of historical nature”, Kimura situates education in relation to it.