Asano Toshihisa

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Asano Toshihisa
Hiroshima University
Research funding number

Published Papers

Protection and utilization of the Japanese Giant Salamander in Toyosaka district, Higashi-hiroshima city
8th Asian Wetland Symposium proceedings   196-197   Mar 2018
The meening of Ramsar convention resistration for the local society in Japan
Geographical Sciences   72(3) 152-165   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
Understanding and participation of residents in the San'in Kaigan Geopark
ASANO Toshihisa, MA Xinran
Geographical review of Japan   90(4) 376-389   Jul 2017   [Refereed]
Environmental problems and civil movement
History and Geography   (703) 18-25   Apr 2017
Why Korean agree to strict preservation policies for wetlands? An internet survey on differences in the perception of Ramsar sites in Korea and Japan
ASANO Toshihisa, KIM Doo-Chul, ITO Tatsuya, HIRAI Yukihiro, KAGAWA YUUichi, FUNCK Calolin
Geographical sciences   70(2) 60-76   Jul 2015   [Refereed]

Books etc

Social geographies of nature
Toshihisa Asano, Koji Nakashima (Part:Joint Editor)
Mar 2013   
Lake Shinji, Lake Nakaumi and Lake Kasumigaura: Geography of Environmental Movement
Toshihisa ASANO
Feb 2008   ISBN:9784772241137

Conference Activities & Talks

The geographical study of environmental movements
ASANO Toshihisa
Annual Meeting of HGSJ   18 Nov 2017   The Human Geographical Society of Japan
Protection and utilization of the Japanese giant salamander Andrias japonicus in Toyosaka district, Higashi-Hiroshima city
ASANO Toshihisa
Asian Wetland Symposium 2017   8 Nov 2017   Asian Wetland Symposium 2017 Exective Committee
Wise use of the Ramsar Convention from the regional perspective
ASANO Toshihisa
28 Mar 2017   The association of Japanese geograpers
Workshop to devise a social evaluation model of comprehensive regional regeneration: A case study on conservation of giant salamander in Toyosaka, Higashi-Hiroshima City
ASANO Toshihisa
28 Mar 2017   The association of Japanese geographers
Meaning of Ramsar convention registration for the local society: the case of Japan
ASANO Toshihisa
26 Nov 2016   The Japanese society for geographical sciences

Research Grants & Projects

Expansion of information system for volunteer acquisition using volunteer participation mechanism
JSPS: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B)
Project Year: 2018 - 2022    Investigator(s): Yasunobu Maeda
Project Year: 2015   
Project Year: 2013 - 2015
Project Year: 2013 - 2015
Project Year: 2013 - 2017
Project Year: 2010 - 2012    Investigator(s): ASANO, Toshihisa
Ramsar wetlands are used strategically as a resource for regional development. In Japan, compared with such Geopark and world heritage, Ramsar wetlands are taken as "system for nature preservation" and Ramsar sites utilized actively (economically)...
Project Year: 2008 - 2010    Investigator(s): IWAMOTO, Michiya
The laws on the protection of cultural property in Japan and Korea have been considered to consist of legal clauses that are relatively similar, at least in their outward form. This research conducted a comprehensive comparative investigation of t...
Project Year: 2007 - 2009
Project Year: 2007 - 2009    Investigator(s): ASANO, Toshihisa
For the last three years, the authors have conducted the fieldworks in Japan, Korea, China and Vietnam where the water environmental problems have been occurred. As a result, the presence of local governance such as participation of civil organiza...
Project Year: 2005 - 2007    Investigator(s): IWAMOTO, Michiya
In this research, we have had more than 20 short-period field surveys covering several patterns of utilization of landscape resources. The surveys have been mainly conducted for registration movement to an Important Cultural Landscape or a World C...