Manabu Uetsuki

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Manabu Uetsuki
Hirosaki University
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Job title
Assosiate Professor
Research funding number

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2017
Associate Professor, Faculty of humanities and Social Sciences, Hirosaki University
Mar 2017
Teikyo University
Apr 2009
Mar 2011
research associate, Center for Prehistoric Studies, Project Research Institutes, Waseda Universiy

Committee Memberships

Apr 2016
Editor  Japanese Society for Zooarchaeology
Apr 2003
Mar 2016
Editor in chief  Japanese Society for Zooarchaeology

Published Papers

Koshu Type Bamboo Rods: One Aspect of Fishing Culture in Yamanashi
Manabu Uetsuki
Bulletin of the Yamanashi Prefectural Museum   (11) 1-12   Mar 2017
Archaeology of cattle and horses in Kai (Yamanashi)
Manabu Uetsuki
(141) 16-28   Jan 2017
Takashi Gakuhari, Manabu Uetsuki
山梨県考古学協会誌   24 81-97   May 2016
Manabu Uetsuki
Bulletin of the Yamanashi Prefectural Museum   (10) 1-7   Mar 2016
Manabu Uetsuki
Bulletin of the Yamanashi Prefectural Museum   8 15-22   Mar 2014

Conference Activities & Talks

植月 学
日本哺乳類学会2016年度大会公開シンポジウム   25 Sep 2016   日本哺乳類学会
Long-term shift in animal resource exploitation and demography in Jomon
Manabu Uetsuki
The Eighth World Archaeological Congress   2 Sep 2016   WAC-8 Kyoto Local Organizing Committee
Zooarchaeological data from the Early to the Final Jomon sites in Tokyo Bay coastal area is reviewed to discuss the relation between change in animal resource exploitation and demography. In the period of environmental stability, Jomon people adap...
Horse and cattle: their changing role in Japanese history
Manabu Uetsuki
The Eighth World Archaeological Congress   29 Aug 2016   WAC-8 Kyoto Local Organizing Committee
The role of horse and cattle in Eastern Japan at the classical-medieval transition is discussed through zooarchaeological analysis. Significant amount of cattle existed in the classical period, as a result of encouragement by the central governmen...
Faunal exploitation at a medieval castle in Tohoku: animal remains from Daikoji-shinjo site in Hirakawa, Aomori
Manabu Uetsuki, Hiromasa Kaneko
The 4th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Zooarchaeology   18 Jun 2016   Japanese Society for Zooarchaeology
Manabu Uetsuki
Seventh Worldwide Conference of the Society for East Asian Archaeology Program   11 Jun 2016   Society for East Asian Archaeology
Characteristic of medieval horse remains excavated from Kamakura, Japan is discussed through zooarchaeological analysis. Numerous horse remains were excavated at the site, presumed to be the result of battles leading to the collapse of Kamakura Sh...

Research Grants & Projects

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT): Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: 2015 - 2017    Investigator(s): Manabu Uetsuki
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT): Grant-in-Aid for Encouragement of Young Scientists (B)
Project Year: 2011 - 2013    Investigator(s): Manabu Uetsuki
Morphometric analysis of horse molars from archaeological sites was carried out in order to reveal the type of horses bred and used at different time periods in the history of Japan. The analysis of ancient and medieval remains from Japan, South K...