Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas (2019-2023)

Integrative Human Historical Science of "Out of Eurasia"
Exploring the Mechanisms of the Development of Civilization



Planned Research

  • A01 Creation of Artificial Landscape and Development of Spatiotemporal Cognition (PI: Eisei Tsurumi)
  • A02 How art and technology connect mind, body, and society (PI: Naoko Matsumoto)
  • A03 Growing complexity of social groups and warfare (PI: Takehiko Matsugi)
  • B01 Sociocultural mechanisms underlying niche construction based on ethnographic research (PI: Hideyuki Onishi)
  • B02 Neurobiological mechanisms of cognitive niche construction (PI: Atsushi Iriki)
  • B03 Genetic diversity and physical changes associated with human dispersal and the development of complex societies (PI: Noriko Seguchi)
  • C01 Integrative studies of anthropological, archaeological, and cognitive evidence through 3D database construction and mathematical analyses and modeling (PI: Hisashi Nakao)

Invited Research

under construction