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  shimada kazutaka
   Department   Others  , Staff
   Position  
■ Books and Papers
1. 2011/03 Article Variability of “circular settlements” in Central Japan and the dispersal of modern humans Natural Resource Environment and Humans pp.9-26 (Single) 
2. 2010/06 Article Do the archaeological sites prior to 40,000 y BP. exist?: issues and trends of Middle Palaeolithic research in Japan Journal of the Korean Palaeolithic Society pp.71-81 (Single) 
3. 1998/05 Article Archaeology , Japan 1 SHIGAKU ZASSHI pp.5 (Single) 
4. 1998/03 Article Reexamination and reevaluation of archaeologocal materials owned by the Archaeological Museum of Meiji Univ. -manufacturing process of micro blades and contents of work on Oketo-azumi site locality B・C,Hokkaido- Bulletin of Meiji University Museum pp.45 (Collaboration) 
■ Conference Presentations
1. 2011/01/22 Comment: perspectives beyond “the Middle/Upper transition hypothesis” and “the layer X stage hypothesis” (Symposium: What is the Knife-shaped Tools and its Culture: Rethinking the Concept and the Entity)
2. 2010/10/12 “Circular settlements”in the early Upper Palaeolithic in Central Japan (Diversity of the Asian Palaeolithic Culture: Recent Progress and New Trends, The 3rd Asian Palaeolithic Association International Symposium)
3. 2010/09/22 The dynamism of obsidian management and the emergence of modern human behavior in the early Upper Palaeolithic in Japan (International Symposium: The Initial Human Habitation of the Continental and the Insular Parts of The Northeast Asia)
4. 2010/06/27 Issues on the sites and lithic assemblages prior to 40ka (PRA 8th annual meeting: Problem in the Japanese Palaeolithic Research: In Search of the Oldest Human/Culture in the Japanese Archipelago)
5. 2010/06/06 Circular settlements and the mobile strategies of Palaeolithic hunters (Palaeoenvironment during OIS3 and the Emergence of Modern Human Behavior in the Japanese Islands)
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■ Academic Qualifications
1. 〔Doctoral course〕 Archaeology Course, Graduate School, Division of Letters, Meiji University, Unfinished course,
2. 1995/03/26
Degree Acquisition
Meiji University, Master of Arts
3. Department of History and Geography, Faculty of Literature, Meiji University, Graduated,
■ Academic Associations Membership
1. The Japan Association for Quaternary Research
2. The Japanese Archaeological Association
3. The Japanese Palaeolithic Research Association
■ Certificates and Licenses
1. 1993/03/26 curator qualification
■ Research Topics, Consignment Studies & KAKENHI Researches
1. 2008/04~2011/03  The pioneer phase of obsidian use and the emergence of modern human behavior in the Upper Palaeolithic of Japan  (Key Word : )
2. 2008~2011  The pioneer phase of obsidian use and the emergence of modern human behavior in the Upper Palaeolithic of Japan  (Key Word : The Upper Palaeolithic, Modern human behavior, Obsidian, Natural resource exploitation)
■ Current Specialized Field
Archaeology