Department     College of Asia Pacific Studies
   Position   Professor
Research Period 2014/04~2018/03
Research Topic Dynamics of Practices among Theravadins in Mainland Southeast Asia from an Analysis of Mapping Complexities of Religion and Society
Research Type Individual Research
Research Division KAKENHI Research
Consignor Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Research Program Type Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A)
KAKENHI Grant No. 26243003
Responsibility Research Contributor
Representative Person HAYASHI Yukio
Details An area informatic analysis of this material has been conducted applying the GIS.The study also attempts to visualize dynamics and meaning of the data to get a comprehensive understanding and pluralistic interpretation of the microscopic data obtained from the field surveys by incorporating document data. The massive data is still being processed, but regional peculiarities are emerging from the "ordination charts" and "tracking routes" of monks'movement.