Reading List for HER

Please read the following items before going up to Hokkaido. (They are also available on Moodle)


▪  Leopold, Aldo, and Charles Walsh. Schwartz. “The Land Ethic.” A Sand County Almanac, and Sketches Here and There. New York: Oxford UP, 1987. 201-26. Print.

▪  Ostrom, Elinor. A General Framework for Analyzing Sustainability of Social-Ecological Systems. Science 325, 2009. 419-422.

▪Takeshi, Ito. Akkeshi Research Report 

▪ NHK プロフェッショナル 仕事の流儀 “立ち止まり、足るを知る” 三友盛行 (2009年10月6日放送) NHK General TV. “立ち止まり、足るを知る 酪農家 三友盛行”. 2009, DVD.  (TO BE DISTRIBUTED at one of the meetings).

▪ Kushiro Development and Construction Department, Hokkaido Regional Department Bureau Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport. Kushiro Wetland Restoration Project2007. [available in english; size: 18MB; Link:]

Ministry of Environment. Towards Living in harmony with the Natural Environment, 2007.

Walker, Brett L. The History and Ecology of the Extinction of the Japanese Wolf ,2001.
[access Sophia moodle website (course GCE 301) for PDF]

Nakamura, Futoshi. The Significance of Meander Restoration for the Recovery of Wetland Organisms in the Kushiro River2014.
[access Sophia moodle website for PDF]

Onishi, Norimitsu. Forced to run straight, 2007.  
[access New York Times website to view online article Link:]

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