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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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+81-3-3263-1716

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

Selected Projects

FY2014 Project period:3 years

Topic-Setting research

Research Area:New advances in humanities and social sciences using analytical methods incorporating praxeology, cognitive science, and neural science

Research Themes Core-Researcher Affiliation
Exploring cognitive and neural foundations of normative and ethical judgments about social values Tatsuya Kameda Professor, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, The University of Tokyo

Research Area:Shifts in social capital accompanying media advances

Development of Media and the Structural Transformation of the Public Sphere in the Risk Society: Theory Construction, Empirical Research and Simulation Analysis based on Comparative Ethology of Network Model Kaoru Endo Professor, Faculty of Law, Gakushuin University


Openly recruited research

Research Area A:Dialogue between narrative theory and empirical analysis

Research Themes Core-Researcher Affiliation
Legal Pragmatics as Normative Theory: On Nullification of Hate Speech Ichiro Ozaki Professor, Graduate School of Law, Hokkaido University
Constraction of Sustainability Studies through the devepoment of Community Power Makoto Nishikido Professor, Department of Humanity and Environment, Hosei University

Research Area B:New regional research spurred by information media advances

Chinese Studies under the New Chinese-language Information Environment: A Suggestion for the Next-generation Regional Research Ken Suzuki Professor, Graduate School of Law, Hokkaido University
Comparative Energy Policy and Discourse in Japan and Germany Leslie Tkach-Kawasaki Associate Professor, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Tsukuba
Strengthening Disaster Resilience of Local Communities through Interactive Real-Time Area Studies over SNS and Cloud GIS Takuro Furusawa Associate Professor, Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies, Kyoto University

Research Area C:Humanities and social science research on relationship between academic research changes and misconduct

Organizations and Society for Responsible Research and Innovation Go Yoshizawa Associate Professor, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University

Research Area D: New advances in humanities and social sciences using analytical methods incorporating praxeology, cognitive science, and neural science

Cognitive-neuroscience approach to power to live and creation of its educational-application research Motoaki Sugiura Associate Professor, Institute of Development,Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University
Reflective Learning for the seniors through database creation and visualization of their life activities Chieko Mizoue Professor, Faculty of Library, Information and Media Science, University of Tsukuba
Synthesizing historical sciences: New perspectives to cultural evolutionary studies Yasuo Ihara Lecturer, Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo
Understanding the genetic foundations of cultural variation in cooperation with evidence from social psychology, neuroscience, and endocrinology Keiko Ishii Associate Professor, Graduate School of Humanities, Kobe University