Daichi Kohmoto

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Name
Daichi Kohmoto
E-mail
daichizugmail.com
URL
https://nara-edu.academia.edu/DaichiKohmoto%E6%B2%B3%E6%9C%AC%E5%A4%A7%E5%9C%B0
Affiliation
Nara University of Education
Section
Faculty of Education
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Ph.D.(Hiroshima University)
Research funding number
10454787
Twitter ID
daichizu

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A Geographer, with special interests in
* Socio-Economic/Environmental Geography
* Rural/Agricultural Geography
* Constructing & valuing a concept of "regional diversity" as a key of Geography
* Sustainability of "regional diversity"
* Tourism
* Socio-economic impacts of conservation activities on the regions

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2017
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Today
Associate Professor, Nara University of Education
 
Apr 2015
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Mar 2017
Associate Professor, Faculty of Education, Nara University of Education
 
Apr 2013
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Mar 2015
Associate Professor, School of Tourism, Kobe Shukugawa Gakuin University
 
Apr 2007
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Mar 2013
Lecturer, School of Tourism, Kobe Shukugawa Gakuin University
 
Apr 2006
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Mar 2007
Fellow, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
 
Oct 2005
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Mar 2006
Research assistant, Hiroshima University
 

Committee Memberships

 
Sep 2013
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Today
IGU (International Geographical Union) - Commission on Geoparks  Executive member
 
Mar 2012
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Today
Association of Japanese Geographers  Commission of Public Relations
 
Jan 2012
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Today
Japan Association for Landscape Ecology  Special secretary (Geography)
 
Nov 2011
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Today
The Human Geographical Society of Japan  Editorial Board
 
May 2011
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Today
The Hyogo Geographical Society  Commission of Meetings
 
Jan 2011
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Today
IGU-CSRS 2013 in Japan  Preparatory Committee
 
Jun 2010
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Today
Organizing Committee of IGU Kyoto Regional Conference 2013  Committee for Commissions
 
May 2008
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Today
The Society for Systematic Regional Geography  Editorial Board
 

Published Papers

 
Sustainability of Rural Tourism and World Heritage Tourism in Mountainous Areas: A case study in Kannogawa Area of Totsukawa Village where has Kumano-Kodo Kohechi
Daichi Kohmoto, Dan Liu, and Pengfei Ma
Bulletin of Nara University of Education   67(1) 91-103   Nov 2018   [Refereed]
Local Area Learning in School Education in Remote Rural Areas: A case study in Kunigami Village and Ogimi Village, Okinawa, Japan
Takayuki Itabashi, Hiromi Iwamoto, and Daichi Kohmoto
Bulletin of Nara University of Education   67(1) 1-15   Nov 2018   [Refereed]
The current state condition and prospects of chasen (tea whisks) industry in Takayama-cho, Ikoma City, Nara Prefecture, Japan
Chizuha Kasuga, Masaki Kuritani, and Daichi Kohmoto
Bulletin of Nara University of Education   67(1) 77-89   Nov 2018   [Refereed]
Daichi Kohmoto, Takayuki Itabashi, and Hiromi Iwamoto
Bulletin of Nara University of Education   66(1) 53-61   Nov 2017   [Refereed]
Daichi Kohmoto
Journal of Geography (Chigaku Zasshi)   125(6) 893-909   Dec 2016   [Refereed]
Daichi Kohmoto and Chihiro Shinao
Bulletin of Nara University of Education   65(1) 53-60   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
Geographical distribution and its characteristics of camping sites in Kansai (Kinki) Region, Japan,
are examined on this paper. After making a database of 222 camping sites, the authors examine the
geographical locations, scales, equipment and ser...
Daichi Kohmoto, Keita Inoue, Yusuke Koshio, Toshiya Nakakubo, Takanobu Yamagata, Yoshiki Nikaido, Daisuke Toyoda, Sho Ko, Yusuke Ikebe, Isami Mineshige, and Aki Kabe
Bulletin of Nara University of Education   65(1) 61-75   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
This paper examines how to facilitate children (4th grade pupils at an elementary school) to
understand regional diversity inside Nara Prefecture where has many people in Nara Basin and less
people in mountainous southern areas. As a practice of e...
河本 大地, 豊田 大介, 二階堂 泰樹, 高 翔, 佐藤 絢香, 松村 歩美, 谷口 空, 西山 厚人
奈良教育大学次世代教員養成センター研究紀要 = Bulletin of Teacher Education Center for the Future Generation, Nara University of Education   (2) 157-166   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
Daichi Kohmoto
Kobe Shukugawa Gakuin University & Shukugawa Gakuin Colledge Bulletin of Colledge Education Research   (2013-2014年度合併号) 19-26   Mar 2015
Daichi Kohmoto
International Journal of Geoheritage   (2) 100-108   Apr 2014   [Refereed]
Daichi Kohmoto and Ayaka Kaneko
HYOGO-CHIRI Hyogo Geographical Journal   (59) 29-38   Mar 2014
Daichi Kohmoto
E-journal GEO   9(1) 50-60   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
The administrative management of Sobrarbe Geopark in the Spanish Pyrenees, which is comprised of only one municipality, is examined and compared with that of Japanese geoparks, most of which are overseen by municipalities. The results showed the i...
Daichi Kohmoto
MAP (Chizu -Science of Spatial Representation-) Journal of the Japan Cartographers Association   49(3) 46-53   Dec 2011   [Refereed]
Daichi Kohmoto
Chigaku Zasshi (Jounal of Geography)   120(5) 775-785   Dec 2011   [Refereed]
Values and Ways to Live of the Rural Areas Viewed from a Concept "Regional Diversity": Rethinking the "Urban-Rural Interchanges"
Daichi Kohmoto
Journal of Systematic Regional Geography   17(1) 86-92   Jun 2011
KOHMOTO Daichi
Chigaku Zasshi (Jounal of Geography)   117(3) 617-636   Jun 2008   [Refereed]
The aim of this study is to examine to what extent the introduction of organic farming method, typical post-productivism in agriculture, effects changes in plantation agriculture, typical productivism in the Global South. A case study was conducte...
A Geographical Study on the Development of Organic Agriculture and its Production Areas: The Case of Japan and Sri Lanka
Daichi Kohmoto
Ph.D. thesis (Hiroshima University)      Feb 2007   [Refereed]
I had conducted this study on how the promotion of organic farming, which highlights environmental conservation, food safety, and rural development, socio-economically affects the rural areas in Japan and Sri Lanka. Through the intensive fieldwork...
KOHMOTO Daichi
Geographical review of Japan. Chirigaku hyoron   79(7) 373-397   Jun 2006   [Refereed]
The purpose of this study is to examine the development of organic farming and clarify its mechanism in Sri Lanka under global food system.

Organic farming (OF) is argued as a typical alternative to global food system and productivism, and is ex...

Books etc

 
Nature, Tourism and Ethnicity as Drivers of (De)Marginalization: Insights to Marginality from Perspective of Sustainability and Development (Perspectives on Geographical Marginality 3)
Daichi Kohmoto (Part:Joint Work, Marginalization of Tea Estates in Sri Lanka in the Changing Global and National Context)
Springer   2018   ISBN:9783319590011
Daichi Kohmoto (Part:Joint Translation, Geography of Tourism)
Gendaitosho   Mar 2014   ISBN:4434189298
Teikoku-Shoin   Apr 2013   ISBN:4807160907
Toshihisa Asano and Koji Nakashima (eds.) (Part:Contributor, Global North-South Issues seen in Organic Farming in Sri Lanka)
Kaiseisha Press   Apr 2013   ISBN:486099275X
Satoshi Yokoyama, Hitoshi Araki, and Jun Matsumoto (Part:Contributor)
Akashi Shoten   Sep 2012   ISBN:4750336610
Lim, W.S.W. (Part:Joint Translation)
Akashi Shoten   Aug 2004   ISBN:4750319619

Misc

 
竹村 景生, 中澤 静男, 吉川 俊美, 河本 大地, 谷口 義昭, 山本 浩大, 若森 達哉
次世代教員養成センター研究紀要 = Bulletin of Teacher Education Center for the Future Generation   (4) 185-192   Mar 2018
本稿では創造的なランドスケープ再生に向けて、里山としての平城山(ならやま)の「空間の履歴」を読み解き、「地元学」に学びつつ、新たな佐保・佐紀路の景観の創出に向けて、学生・地域住民・NPO が協働した取り組みを振り返る。また、高齢化していく地域社会の持続可能性に留意しつつ、台風などの「防災」対策や、里山への理解を深める「新『古道』」づくりに取り組むなど、ESDの具体化を企図している。裏山クラブの課外活動が、ランドスケープ学習として「奈良めぐり」など「総合的な学習の時間」への連続性を貫けたのは...
KOARAI Mamoru, IMAIZUMI Rika, AMANO Kazuo, MATSUBARA Noritaka, KOUMOTO Daichi, NIINA Atsuko
Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of Japan   2017(0)    2017
河本 大地, 豊田 大介, 二階堂 泰樹, 高 翔, 佐藤 絢香, 松村 歩美, 谷口 空, 西山 厚人
次世代教員養成センター研究紀要 = Bulletin of Teacher Education Center for the Future Generation   (2) 157-166   Mar 2016
本稿は、2015年に国が公開した新たなツールである地域経済分析システム(RESAS(リーサス))を、授業で活用するための提案である。RESASを活用することによりどのような授業を行うことができるのかを、中学校社会科(地理的分野)の場合について検討した。①調べ学習としての活用、②授業の入口としての活用、③問題解決学習としての活用の3つについて、計5つの授業案を提示している。検討の結果、RESASの活用はいわゆる「ビッグデータ」をもとにグラフや地図等を容易に作成できる点が大きなメリットとなるこ...
Kohmoto Daichi, Itabashi Takayuki, Iwamoto Hiromi
Proceedings of the General Meeting of the Association of Japanese Geographers   2017(0)    2017
Ⅰ.背景と目的 <br> 日本では公立学校の統廃合が加速化している。文部科学省による2015年「公立小学校・中学校の適正規模・適正配置等に関する手引」では、学校規模の適正化として、クラス替えができるかどうかが判断基準とされている。また、学校の適正配置として、スクールバス等でおおむね1時間以内を目安にするという基準が加えられた。 へき地小規模校の数は著しい減少には、以下の問題があると考えられる。第一は、地域社会の維持・発展に制約がもたらされることで、従来から多く指摘されている。第二に、通...
河本大地
日本地理学会発表要旨集   49(80) 41-3_53   Sep 2011

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Educational System for Rural Small Schools in Japan: For realizing a promising future for rural areas
Daichi Kohmoto
27 Nov 2018   
How to share our geographical knowledge of alluvial fan for disaster prevention and regional management
Daichi Kohmoto, Takashi Oguchi
Japan Geoscience Union Meeting 2018   20 May 2018   
New National Curriculum Standards and Geoparks: Important points for the public symposium
Daichi Kohmoto, Takayuki Arima, and Kazuhiro Yuhora
22 Mar 2018   
Sustainability of World Heritage Tourism and Rural Tourism in Mountainous Areas: A case study in Kannogawa Area of Totsukawa Village where has Kumano-Kodo Kohechi Pilgrimage Route
Daichi Kohmoto
23 Mar 2018   
Tourism Students’ Attitudes toward Rural Areas in Japan
Daichi Kohmoto
25th Colloquium of the IGU Commission on the Sustainability of Rural Systems, University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam   17 Apr 2017   
Changes in the contents of a guidebook "Lonely Planet Japan" with a focus on regional diversity in Kansai Region [Invited]
Daichi Kohmoto
Urban Research Plaza 10th Anniversary International Symposium "Towards a Resilient City: Bridging Urban Theories between Asia and Europe", International House, Osaka, Osaka, Japan   23 Sep 2016   
What is the future of traditional local craft industries?: The case of tea whisk (chasen)
KOHMOTO Daichi(河本大地), KASUGA Chizuha(春日千鶴葉) , KURITANI Masaki(栗谷正樹) , TOYAMA Michinari(外山倫成) , and MEN Xuefeng(門 雪峰)
The 11th Japan-Korea-China Joint Conference on Geography, Hotel New Otani Inn Sapporo, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan   13 Sep 2016   
ESD (Education for Sustainable Development) and Geoparks
Daichi Kohmoto
The 33rd International Geographical Congress, China National Convention Center, Bejing, China   23 Aug 2016   
Sustainability in a Collaboration between Rural Areas and Universities: From a Viewpoint of ESD (Education for Sustainable Development)
Daichi Kohmoto
24th Colloquium of the IGU Commission on the Sustainability of Rural Systems, University of Liege (Campus of Sart Tilman), Liège, Belgium   19 Jul 2016   
ESD for Geoparks in Japan
Daichi Kohmoto
25 May 2016   
Approach to Advance Teacher Training Based on ESD
Toshimi YOSHIKAWA, Hisao KATO, Shizuo NAKAZAWA, Ryo HANAKI, Daichi KOHMOTO, Satoshi AOKI, Shiho MOCHIZUKI, Kyouyasu KITAMURA
The 10th East Asia International Symposium on Teacher Education, Nagoya International Center, Nagoya, Japan   1 Nov 2015   
Transboundary geoparks for what and to whom?: Case study of a cross-national geopark in Hungary and Slovakia
Daichi Kohmoto
The 4th Asia-Pacific Geoparks Network San’in Kaigan Symposium, Tottori, Japan   19 Sep 2015   
Marginalization of tea estates in Sri Lanka in the changing global and national context
Daichi Kohmoto
Conference of IGU (International Geographical Union) Commission C12.29 Globalization Marginalization, and regional and local responses, Agri, Turkey   25 Aug 2015   
Transboundary geoparks for what and to whom?: Case of a cross-national geopark in Hungary and Slovakia including comparisons with Japan
Daichi Kohmoto
IGU (International Geographical Union) Regional Conference 2015, Moscow, Russia   20 Aug 2015   
Generational Differences in the Lives of Rural Married Women in Japan: A Case Study in Ojiro, a Mountainous Village
Daichi Kohmoto
23rd Annual Colloquium of the Commission on the Sustainability of Rural Systems, International Geographical Union, Lisbon, Portugal   29 Jul 2015   
Daichi Kohmoto
6th International UNESCO Conference on Global Geoparks, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada   19 Sep 2014   
Daichi Kohmoto
6th International UNESCO Conference on Global Geoparks, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada   22 Sep 2014   
Daichi Kohmoto
22nd Annual Colloquium of the Commission on the Sustainability of Rural Systems, International Geographical Union, Faculty of Tourism Geography, "Dimitrie Cantemir" Christian University, Sibiu, Romania   27 Aug 2014   
New Possibilities of Geopark, Geotourism, and Geography by using “Regional Diversity” Concept
Daichi Kohmoto
IGU (International Geographical Union) 2013 Kyoto Regional Cnference, Kyoto, Japan   7 Aug 2013   
A Road to the Most Beautiful Village in Japan?: Possibilities and Difficulties to Value "Geo-life" by a Geographer
Daichi Kohmoto
21st Annual Colloquium of the IGU (International Geographical Union) CSRS (Commission on the Sustainability of Rural Systems), Nagoya, Japan   1 Aug 2013   

Education

 
Apr 2004
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Mar 2007
Doctoral Course, Graduate School of Letters, Hiroshima University
 
Apr 2001
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Sep 2003
Master Course, Graduate School of Letters, Hiroshima University
 
Apr 1997
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Mar 2001
Department of Geography, Faculty of Letters, Hiroshima University
 
Apr 1994
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Mar 1997
Okayama Ichinomiya High School
 

Awards & Honors

 
Feb 2012
Award for Encouragement of Outstanding Paper, Japan Cartographers Association
 
Jul 2007
Award of the Society for Systematic Regional Geography, The Society for Systematic Regional Geography