TABAYASHI Akira

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Name
TABAYASHI Akira
Affiliation
University of Tsukuba
Degree
Doctor of Science, Master of Science

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2013
 - 
Today
Professor Emeritus, University of Tsukuba
 
Oct 2011
 - 
Mar 2013
Professor, University of Tsukuba Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences
 
1988
 - 
1997
 University of Tsukuba, Institute of Geoscience, Associate Professor
 
1981
 - 
1988
 University of Tsukuba, Institute of Geoscience, Assitant Professor
 
1977
 - 
1981
 University of Tsukuba, Institute of Geoscience, Research Assitant
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1975
Geography, Graduate School, Division of Natural Science, Tokyo Kyoiku University
 

Published Papers

 
Commodification of rural spaces in British Columbia, Canada
TABAYASHI Akira
Japan and Canada in Comparative Perspective: Economics and Politics; Regions, Places and People   96-109   May 2016   [Refereed]
The commodification of rural space for recreation and tourism in central Japan
TABAYASHI Akira and OISHI Takayuki
Western Geography   21/22 139-141   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
The commodification of rural sapce for regional development in Japan
TABAYASHI Akira
Globalization and New Challenges of Agricultural and Rural Systems, Proceeding of the 21th Colloquium of the Commission on the Sustainability of Rural Systems of the International Geographical Union, Nagoya, Japan   165-182   Dec 2014   [Refereed][Invited]
IGUCHI Azusa, TABAYASHI Akira and WALDICUK Tom
Geographical Review of Japan   80 732-757   Sep 2007   [Refereed]
Promoting sustainable agriculture and rural development
TABAYASHI Akira
Regional Sustainable Development Review: Japan in Encyclopedia of Life Support System(EOLSS)   1-34   Sep 2006   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
The fate of suburban agricultural areas in Japan: A case study from Mito City, Ibaraki Prefecture
Ramsey, D. and Bryant, C. eds., The Structure and Dynamics of Rural Territories: Geographical Perspectives. Barandon University   2004   
The role of community activities and residential co-operation in sustaining rural areas: A comparative study of three hamlets on the Kurobe alluvial fan in central Japan
Kim, K., Bowler, I. and Bryant, C. eds., Developing Sustainable Rural Systems. Pusan University Press, Pusan   2001   
Sustainability of farm settlers in Japan after the economic miracle: A case study of Onoji hamlet in Yamanashi Prefecture
TABAYASHI Akira, KIKUCHI Toshio and Waldichuk Tom (Part:Contributor)
Bowles,P. and Woods, L.T. eds., Japan after the Economic Miracle: In Search of New Directions. Kluwer Academic Publishers   2000   
Geographical Perspectives on Sustainable Rural Systems
1996   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Commodification of Rural Spaces and Circle Farm Tours in the Lower Fraser Valley of British Columbia, Canada
TABAYASHI Akira
13 Nov 2016   
Agri-tourism in Japan and British Columbia
Waldichuk, T., TABAYASHI, A., YAGASAKI, N., KIKUCHI, T. , Nihei, T. and KANEKO, J.
The 58th Annual Meeting of the Western Division of Canadian Association of Geographers   12 Mar 2016   
Commodification of rural space in British Columbia, Canada
TABAYASHI Akira, YAGASAKI Noritaka, KIKUCHI Toshio, NIHEI Takaaki, KANEKO Jun and Waldichuk Tom
2015 International Conference of the Japan Studies Association of Canada   22 May 2015   
The commodification of rural space with the restructuring of urban farming in the urban fringe of Tokyo metropolis: A case of the Sunagawa area, Tachikawa city
KIKUCHI Toshio and TABAYASHI Akira
Regional Conference of the International Geographical Union   20 Aug 2014   
Regional differences in the commodification of rural space in terms of recreation and tourism in central Japan
TABAYASHI Akira and OISHI Takayuki
Annual Conference of the Western Division of the Canadian Association of Geographers   8 Mar 2014   

Works

 
Geographical Survey on Agricultural Regions of Southern Ontario, Canada.
1980
Geographical Survey on Rural Regions in Canada.
1985
Geographical Survey on the Rural Region of Fraser Delta, B. C. , Canada
1988
Geographical Survey on the Sustainable Agriculture in Canada
1994
Geographical survey on the small towns and Rural areas around the great Lakes
2000

Research Grants & Projects

 
Regional differences of agriculture and their foundations
Development of Sustainable Rural Systems
Regional geography of Canada