The Booklet is focusing on “Human and the naturel resource exploitation of obsidian”.
- Akira Ono. Lithic resource environment in prehistory: a comparative perspective between Japanese Islands and Europe
- Kazutaka Shimada. Earliest settlements in the Japanese islands and obsidian
- Takashi Tsutsumi. Hunters of microblade industries and obsidian use in 18,000 years ago
- Minoru Oyokawa. Origin of obsidian mining activities and the formation of Jomon culture