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Hirokazu YasuokaAssociate Professor


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Hirokazu Yasuoka has studied about relationships between human and nature based on long-term field research with hunter-gatherers in Central Africa. He is recently developing applied research on collaborative forest resource management between scientists and local people.


Discipline

Ecological anthropology; Historical Ecology; Ethnobiology.


Research interests

Ethnography of the Baka hunter-gatherers;
Collaborative wildlife management between scientists and local hunters;
Historical ecology of the availability of wild yams over the Congo Basin;
Social and ecological dimensions of domestication;
Elephant hunting in the global history;
Food sharing in the human evolutionary history.


Bibliography

Hirokazu YASUOKA Website
Google Scholar Citations
ResearchGate


Education

kondo 1999 BS in zoology, Faculty of Science, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan;
2007 PhD in African area studies, Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan.


Faculty academic appointments

2007-2013 Senior assistant professor, Faculty of Humanity and Environment, Hosei University, Tokyo, Japan;
2013-2015 Associate professor, Faculty of Humanity and Environment, Hosei University, Tokyo, Japan;
2015- Associate professor, Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies, & Center for African Area Studies, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan.


Other professional positions

2011-2013 Chercheur invité, Centre d'Ecologie Fonctionnelle et Evolutive, Centre national de la recherche scientifique (UMR 5175), Montpellier, France.


Professional societies

Japan association for African studies;
The society for ecological anthropology;
Ecological society of Japan;
The Japanese society of cultural anthropology;
The international society of ethnobiology;
The international society for hunter gatherer research.



Email

yasuoka[a]jambo.africa.kyoto-u.ac.jp
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