Researcher, PhD student
Arctic Graduate School, ARKTIS and Sustainable Development Research Group
tel. +358(0)40 4844277, (2715)
Email: mtanaka (at) ulapland.fi
Education: Master of Engineering (Architecture), Muroran Institute of Technology, Hokkaido, Japan, 2003.
Research fields: Traditional ecological knowledge (TEK); The Sami reindeer herders in Finland and their life activities; Biological diversity; Perception of place among the Sami reindeer herders
Publication: Tanaka, Masumi. 2006. Coexistence of humans with nature (original title in Japanese: Shizen to Ningen no Kyousei - Kougi no Roudou to Rokaru na Chishiki)". In: Hiroshi Maruyama (editor). Endogenous Development and Possibilities for the Rural Community (original title in Japanese: Naihatsutekihatten to Chiikisyakai no Kanousei). Kyoto. Japan. Horitsubunkasha. 163 - 232