Hiroyuki Shimizu, Chika Takatori, Nobuko Kawaguchi

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In this chapter, the methodology for adapting landscape management labor accounts in Japan is developed. As a first step, definition of landscape elements, landscape units, and neighborhood landscape complex units will be set and the relationships among them will be clarified. Secondly, a methodology to calculate landscape labor accounts is shown. The classification of landscape units in Japan is also described, as are several definitions of landscape labor accounts. Lastly, methodologies toward connectivity of small neighborhood scales to the large regional scales is proposed.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLabor Forces and Landscape Management
Subtitle of host publicationJapanese Case Studies
PublisherSpringer Singapore
Number of pages15
ISBN (Electronic)9789811022784
ISBN (Print)9789811022777
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2016
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Social Sciences(all)
  • Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)


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