Research Institute for Humanity and Nature

Staff Profile

NameNAKAMURA, Oki
AffiliationResearch Institute for Humanity and Nature
PositionProject Researcher
Arrival day2008-04-01
Leaving the office day 
Year of Birth1967
Academic CareerDepartment of Japanese History, Kokugakuin University, Ph.D Course(1997)
Department of Japanese History, Kokugakuin University, M.Course(1992)
Department of Literature, Faculty of History, Kokugakuin University(1990)
Professional CareerGuest Researcher, Open Research Center, Kokugakuin University(2006)
Part-time Lecturer, Department of Literature, Kokugakuin University(2005)
Handa Archaeology Fellow, Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures, UK(2003)
Part-time Lecturer, Department of Literature, Kokugakuin University(2002)
Assistant Professor, Department of Literature, Kokugakuin University(1997)
Higher DegreesMA(Kokugakuin Universiy, 1992)
Fields of SpecializationArchaeology
Academic Society MembershipsSociety for American Archaeology(SAA)
Japanese Archaeological Association
Japanese Association of Ritual Archaeology
Paleological Association of Japan

 

Books

【Authored/Co-authored】

KOBAYASHI, Tatsuo・KANER, Simon・NAKAMURA, Oki 2004,09 Jomon Reflections: Forager life and culture in the prehistoric Japanese Archipelago. Oxbow books, Oxford, UK, 240pp.

【Chapters/Sections】

NAKAMURA, Oki 2010,07 Why Did They Settle There?: Reading Site Location Using GIS. UCHIYAMA, Junzo; LINDSTRÖM, Kati; ZEBALLOS, Carlos; MAKIBAYASHI,Keisuke (ed.) Studies of Landscape History on East Asian Seas. NEOMAP, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, pp.113-126.

NAKAMURA, Oki 2010,03 Meaning of Scale for Ritual Archaeology in Jomon Cultures- A Case Study for Hokuriku District. UCHIYAMA, Junzo・NAKAI, Seiichi・NAKAMURA, Oki (ed.) Environment and Culture in the East Asian Inland Seas. Report of Japan Sea Research Project, 5. Katsura-shobo, Toyama, pp.129-148. (in Japanese)

NAKAMURA, Oki 2008,11 Prehistory (Paleolithic, Jomon, Epi-jomon, Yayoi and Kofun Period). Editorial Committee of The History of Noshiro City (ed.) The History of Noshiro City - Prehistory, Ancient and Medieval Period. Noshiro City, Noshiro, Akita, pp.3-88. (in Japanese)

NAKAMURA, Oki 2008,06 Meanings of Projection Numbers and Motifs in Jomon Pottery. Kobayashi, Tatsuo (ed.) Handbook of Jomon Pottery. Amu Promotion, Minato-ku, Tokyo, pp.1162-1167. (in Japanese)

NAKAMURA, Oki 2008,04 Social Stratification. Kosugi Yasushi; Taniguchi; Yasuhiro; Nishida Yasutami; Mizunoe Kazutomo; Yano Kenichi (ed.) Human and Society. Jomon Archaeology, 10. Doseisha, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, pp.145-155. (in Japanese)

NAKAMURA, Oki 2008,03 A Theoretical Study of Landscape Archaeology and Ritual Landscape in the Northern Jomon Japan. Neolithisation and Modernization in Hokkaido and its Surroundings. NEOMAP Hokkaido WG, Kita-ku, Kyoto, pp.13-17. (in Japanese)

NAKAMURA, Oki 2007,05 Burials in the Kamegaoka Culture. Kosugi Yasushi; Taniguchi; Yasuhiro; Nishida Yasutami; Mizunoe Kazutomo; Yano Kenichi (ed.) Death and Funeral. Jomon Archaeology, 9. Doseisha, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, pp.81-92. (in Japanese)

NAKAMURA, Oki 2005,10 Monuments in Neolithic Europe and Solstices and Equinoxes. Educational Board of Annaka City (ed.) Mysterious Mirage in Isobe Area. Annaka City Museum, Annaka, Gunma, pp.60-63. (in Japanese)

NAKAMURA, Oki 2005,02 Prehistoric Monuments in UK and Ireland. Kobayashi, Tatsuo (ed.) Jomon Landscape. Amu Promotion, Minato-ku, Tokyo, pp.272-279. (in Japanese)

Editing

【Editing / Co-editing】

UCHIYAMA, Junzo・NAKAI, Seiichi・NAKAMURA, Oki (ed.) 2010,03 Environment and Culture in the East Asian Inland Seas. Report of Japan Sea Research Project, 5. Katsura-shobo, Toyama, 364pp. (in Japanese)

UCHIYAMA, Junzo; LINDSTRÖM, Kati; ZEBALLOS, Carlos; NAKAMURA, Oki (ed.) 2009,01 NEOMAP Interim Report 2008. NEOMAP, Kita-ku, Kyoto, 260pp.

Papers

【Original Articles】

NAKAMURA,Oki 2010,03 Theoretical Approach to Ritual Archaeology -Cross-Contextual Analysis and Multi-scale Method-. Bulletin of Research Center for Traditonal Culture, Kokugakuin University(2):49-58. (in Japanese)

NAKAMURA,Oki 2009,06 Interpretation in Ritual Archaeology: Context and Scale. Ritual and Landscape of Stone Circles. "Materiality and Spirituality of Ritual Sites" Project at Research Center for Traditional Culture, Kokugakuin University, Tokyo, Shibuya-ku, pp.49-58. (in Japanese)

NAKAMURA, Oki 2009,01 Ritual Landscape in Northern Jomon Japan: An Outline. UCHIYAMA, Junzo; LINDSTRÖM, Kati; ZEBALLOS, Carlos; NAKAMURA, Oki (ed.) NEOMAP Interim Report 2008. NEOMAP, Kita-ku, Kyoto, pp.115-122.

NAKAMURA, Oki 2003,04 Reading the Symbolism of Number Concept on Jomon Pottery. Archaeological Journal(500):24-27. (in Japanese)

Research Presentations

【Oral Presentation】

NAKAMURA, Oki Diversity and Change in Jomon Cultural Landscapes of Toyama Bay, Japan. Inland Seas in a Global Perspective: International Conference on the Archaeology, History and Heritage Management of of Coastal Landscapes, 2012.03.16-2012.03.17, Leiden, Netherland.

NAKAMURA, Oki Burials in Stone Circle Period (the Late Jomon). World Heritage Promotion Forum in 2009, 2009.12.20, Akita-shi, Akita. (in Japanese)

ZEBALLOS, Carlos・NAKAMURA, Oki・MATSUMORI, Tomohiko An Example of Neolithisation -Database and GIS for Hida District. Landscape Seminar 3, 2009.08.26, Kita-ku, Kyoto. (in Japanese)

NAKAMURA, Oki Reading the Landscape-With Considering of Scale and Context. Omi Shell-mound Society, 2009.07.25, Otsu-shi, Shiga. (in Japanese)

NAKAMURA, Oki A Landscape Analysis using GIS – Neolithisation Period in the Hida and Hokuriku District, Japan. Landscape Seminar 2, 2009.07.24, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto. (in Japanese)

NAKAMURA, Oki Interpretation in Ritual Archaeology: Context and Scale. Ritual and Landscape of Stone Circles, 2009.06.20-2009.06.21, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo. (in Japanese)

NAKAMURA, Oki Stonehenge and Oyu Stone Circle. Seminar at Oyu Stone Circle Museum, 2009.06.14, Kazuno-shi, Akita. (in Japanese)

NAKAMURA, Oki From Archaeology to Landscape Studies — The futurability of archaeology. Second Landscape Seminar, 2008.07.25, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto. (in Japanese)

NAKAMURA, Oki Linking the past and present: the Futurability of Archaeology. Danwakai Seminar, 2008.06.17, Kita-ku, Kyoto. (in Japanese)

NAKAMURA, Oki Ritual Landscape in Northern Jomon Japan: An Outline. Neolithic and Neolithisation in Japanese Sea Basin: Individual and Historical Landscape, 2008.03.18, Vladivostok, Russia.

NAKAMURA, Oki Agency and Landscape - A Theoretical Study of Ritual Archaeology. Forum of Ritual Archaeology 2007 (Kokugakuin University), 2008.02.29, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo. (in Japanese)

NAKAMURA, Oki Inequality and Social Stratification in Jomon Burial Practices. Society for American Archaeology 69th Annual Meeting, 2004.04.04, Montreal, Canada.

【Poster Presentation】

GILLAM, Christopher・NAKAMURA, Oki・MATSUMORI, Tomohiko From the Hida Mountains to Toyama Bay: Understanding Diversity and Change in Jomon Cultural Landscapes. 1st Landscape Archaeology Conference: LAC 2010, 2010.01.25-2010.01.29, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

NAKAMURA, Oki・MATSUMORI, Tomohiko A Site Location Analysis in Hida: Jomon People and River Vally Landscape. 10th Conference of Kansai Jomon Culture Research Association, 2009.12.12-2009.12.13, Omi-hachiman, Shiga. (in Japanese)

MATSUMORI, Tomohiko・NAKAMURA, Oki・KIMURA, Hiroaki A Development of Historical Research Assistance System Using GIS and RDB. Geoinformation Student Forum 2009 in Kansai, 2009.11.22, Kyotanabe, Kyoto. (in Japanese)

【Invited Lecture / Honorary Lecture / Panelist】

NAKAMURA, Oki Where the Jomon People Inequal?. 3rd Lecture for Tokyo Metropolitan Archaeological Research Center, 2008.09.20, Tama, Tokyo. (in Japanese)