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Humanities and Social Sciences
Section, University-Industry Cooperation and Research Program Division, Research Program Department,
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) 7F,
Kojimachi Business Center,
5-3-1 Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku,
Tokyo 102-0083, JAPAN

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Topic-Setting Program to Advance Cutting-Edge Humanities and Social Sciences Research

Selected Projects

     FY2016 Project   FY2013 Project 

FY2016 Project period:3 years

Topic-Setting research

Research Area:Interdisciplinary research on the exclusivism and democracy in the globalized society

Research Themes Core-Researcher Affiliation Progress Report
Interdisciplinary research on the function of national histories and collective memories for the democrarcy in the globalized society Nobuya Hashimoto Professor, School of Humanities, Kwansei Gakuin University  



Openly recruited research

Research Area A :Interdisciplinary research on the exclusivism and democracy in the globalized society

Research Themes Core-Researcher Affiliation Progress Report
Designing Social Infrastructure for Multicultural Democracy: International Joint Research for Institutions, Structures, and Norms Toru Oga Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, Kyushu University  
Can democratic states adequately respond to the challenges of racism in the age of refugee crisis?: A comparative research Fumio Iida Professor, Graduate School of Law, Kobe University  

Research Area B :Comparative Studies of Humanities and Social Sciences Education Corresponding to Globalization

Comparative Research on the Innovation of Humanities and Social Sciences Education in the Era of Globalization Manabu Sato Professor, Faculty of Letters, Gakushuin University  
An International Comparative Research of How to Adapt Nation-State Oriented
University History Education to the Era of Globalization
Kazuaki Tsutsumi Professor, Graduate School of Letters, Osaka University  

Research Area C :Global Humanities: Exploring the Universality of Japanese Literature, Art, and Thought

The Universal Values of E-monogatari(Illustrated Tales)Media Designated as Cultural Heritage:from the perspective of International Research Yasuro Abe Chair,Professor, Research Center for Cultural Heritage&Texts, Nagoya University  
The Cosmos of Dōgen: From Perspectives of Analytic Asian Philosophy Yasuo Deguchi Professor, Graduate School of Letters, Kyoto University  

     Affiliation is information at the time of the selection.



FY2013 Project period:3 years

Topic-Setting research

Research Area:Global Humanities

Research Themes Core-Researcher Affiliation Progress Report
GIS-based Global History from Asian Perspectives ※1 Tsukasa Mizushima Professor, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, The University of Tokyo  

Research Area:Empirical Studies on International Publicity and Transmission in Japan

Collaborative Research On Political Information Transmission (CROP-IT) ※1 Atsushi Tago Associate Professor, Graduate School of Law, Kobe University  


Openly recruited research

Research Area A:Relevant Development on Scientific Communication and Decision- Making

Research Themes Core-Researcher Affiliation Progress Report
Policy decision-making and public participation on energy, chemicals and water issues: an international comparative study ※1 Noriko Date Professor, Graduate School of Law, Osaka University  

Research Area B:International Comparison on the Family System and Gender Equality

Multi-Dimensional Dynamic Analysis of Gender Equality and the Role of the Family in Internationally Comparable Data ※1 Yoshio Higuchi Professor, Faculty of Business and Commerce, Keio University  

Research Area C:Global Transmission on Corporate Governance of Japanese Companies

Empirical Comparative Analysis of Corporate Governance in Japan: Ownership, Strategic Choice and Performance ※1 Hideaki Miyajima Professor, Graduate School of Commerce, Waseda University Director, Institute for Advanced Study, Waseda University  

     Affiliation is information at the time of the selection.
     ※1 Extend the research period until March 31,2017