Session outline
Human Geosciences(H)
Session Sub Category Geography(GG)
Session ID H-GG21
Title Use and management of natural resources and environment
Short title Natural resources and environment
Convener Name Gen Ueda
Affiliation Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Tohoku University
Co-convener Name Yoshinori OTSUKI
Affiliation Institute of Geography, Graduate School of Science, Tohoku University
International Symposium No request
Language Japanese
Scope In this session, issues on natural resource use and management from all over the world are discussed based on findings from local-scale fieldwork. Taking human ecological and earth scientific perspectives, a variety of research topics are expected including resource/environmental use and local knowledge, environmental history, environmental geography, environmental degradation through resource use and/or management, related socio-economic changes and implication for livelihood security, political ecology, and the issue of scale gap between local and broader, national and global studies.
Type of presentation Oral and Poster presentation
Invited papers