Hirofumi Kato

Activity: Hosting a visitorAcademic


Examination of PhD by Elisabeth Lawton-Matthews, entitled "Hunter-gatherers in Transition - Cultural diversity and change as seen through the mortuary practices of Hokkaido hunter-gatherers during the transition to agriculture in the Japanese archipelago"
Visiting fromCentre for Ainu & Indigenous Studies, Hokkaiodo University (Japan)
Visitor degreeProfessor
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • Mortuary Archaeology
  • mortuary practices
  • mortuary studies
  • mesolithic
  • Mesolithicum
  • Japanese Archaeology
  • Japanese Mesolithic
  • Japanese prehistory
  • archaeology of Japan
  • archaeology