Cultural History of PaleoAsia

Scientific Research on Innovative Areas,
a MEXT Grant-in-Aid Project
FY2016-2020

Overseas Field Works

Archaeology Ethnography Paleoenvironment

Archaeology

 The excavation of Dederiyeh Cave, Syria more
 The excavation of Douara Cave, Syria more
 The expedition to the prehistoric middle Euphrates more
 The excavation of Tell Seker al-Aheimar, Syria more
 The excavation of Tell Kashkashok II, Syria more
 The excavation of Tell Kosak Shamali, Syria more
 The excavation of Keoue Cave, Lebanon more
 The excavation of Amud Cave, Israel more
 Investigations of Paleolithic sites in the Jebel Qalkha area, southern Jordan more
 The expedition to the prehistoric Arabian Peninsula more
 The excavation of Damjili Cave, Azerbaijan more
 The excavation of Haci Elamxanli Tepe, Azerbaijan more
 The excavation of GoyTepe, Azerbaijan more
 The excavation of Anjili Cave, Iran more
 The prehistoric expedition to Uzbekistan more
 The prehistoric expedition to Kazakhstan (Karatau mountains) more
 The prehistoric expedition to Kazakhstan (northern foot of Tian Shan) more
 Survey of the Soan Valley, Pakistan more
 Archaeological and Palaeoenvironmental survey of northern Sindh, Pakistan more
 Archaeological and Palaeoenvironmental survey of Kashmir Basin more
 The prehistoric expedition to Mongolia more
 Investigations of Paleolithic sites in the Tsukh Valley area, northern Mongolia more
 Field survey on Paleolithic sites along the eastern foot of Songshan Mountain, Henan Province, China more
 Investigations of prehistoric sites in the northern Sulawesi more
 Investigations of prehistoric sites in the central Sulawesi more

Ethnography

 Cross-cultural investigation of tool use among foragers in tropical regions more
 Field research on major potteries in Uzbekistan more
 Anthropological research on social relations and material culture in Central Asia (Kazakhstan) more
 Anthropological research on social relations and material culture in Central Asia (Kyrgyzstan) more
 The relations between hunter-gatherers and their neighbors more
 The study of utilization of ecological resources, Assam, India more
 The functional morphology of tools for obtaining ecological resource more
 An anthropological research of maritime adaptations to Minor Islands in the FSM more
 An anthropological research of maritime adaptations to Minor Islands in Kiribati more

Paleoenvironment

 ICDP-Dead Sea Deep Drilling Project more
 Radiocarbon as hydrological monitor of the last glacial Dead Sea more
 Paleoenvironment of SW Mongolia (Bayankhongor) more
 Paleoenvironment of NW Mongolia (Sangiin Dalai and Telmen Lakes) more
 Paleoenvironment of northern Mongolia (Shaamar) more
 Abrupt environmental changes in the transition of climatic regimes (Terkhiin Tsagaan Lake) more
 Abrupt environmental changes in the transition of climatic regimes (Bayankhongor) more
 Paleoenvironment of NW Mongolia (Khovsgol Lake) more
 Paleoenvironment of SE Siberia more
 Paleoenvironment of NE China more
 Drilling project of Saraoreum Lake, Jeju Island more
 Palaeoclimatic record of lacustrine sediment in Viet Nam: for reducing the natural disaster damage more