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Research in Dynamism of Culture, Society, Religion and Languages in Contemporary South Asia

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Prof. Yamashita, a specialist of religio-anthropological and ethno-linguistic studies in contemporary South Asia (India and neighboring countries in that region), particularly in a southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu with Chennai as its capital city. His extensive research topics include Indian culture, society, languages, religious communities, and environmental affairs of the Subcontinent. In collaboration with National Museum of Ethnology, Osaka, he is currently making intensive survey on various aspects of religio-cultural "dynamism" in contemporary India and its diaspora as well. Apart from the recent development of his interest, Prof. Yamashita has been constantly and vigorously gathering information and research materials of latest development of Indian industry, such as manufacturing industries, telecommunication, medical tourism, entertainment business, automobile industries, etc., as is published in his recent titles.

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He is prepared to provide to companies interested in his research topics latest knowledge and information of contemporary India and Indian diaspora.

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Graduate School of International Cultural Studies

YAMASHITA, Hiroshi , Professor
PhD

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