Chapter 23. Landscape Design and Children's Participation in a Japanese Primary School – Planning Process of School Biotope for 5 Years

  1. Norbert Müller7,
  2. Peter Werner8 and
  3. John G. Kelcey9
  1. Keitaro Ito1,
  2. Ingunn Fjortoft2,
  3. Tohru Manabe3,
  4. Kentaro Masuda4,
  5. Mahito Kamada5 and
  6. Katsunori Fujiwara6

Published Online: 16 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444318654.ch23

Urban Biodiversity and Design

Urban Biodiversity and Design

How to Cite

Ito, K., Fjortoft, I., Manabe, T., Masuda, K., Kamada, M. and Fujiwara, K. (2010) Landscape Design and Children's Participation in a Japanese Primary School – Planning Process of School Biotope for 5 Years, in Urban Biodiversity and Design (eds N. Müller, P. Werner and J. G. Kelcey), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444318654.ch23

Editor Information

  1. 7

    Department Landscape Management & Restoration Ecology, University of Applied Sciences Erfurt, Landscape Architecture, Post-box, 450155, 99081 Erfurt, Germany

  2. 8

    Institute Housing and Environment, Annastr. 15, 64285 Darmstadt, Germany

  3. 9

    Ceckovice 14, Bor U Tachova 348 02, Czech Republic

Author Information

  1. 1

    Kyushu Institute of Technology, 1-1 Sensui Tobata Kitakyushu, Japan

  2. 2

    Telemark University College, 3679 Notodden, Norway

  3. 3

    Kitakyushu Museum of Natural History and Human History, 2-4-1 Higashida yahatahigashi Kitakyushu, Japan

  4. 4

    Kyushu University, 6-10-1, Higashiku, Hakozaki, Fukuoka, Japan

  5. 5

    Tokushima University, 2-1 Minami-Josanjima, Tokushima, Japan

  6. 6

    Kyoto University, Yoshida-honmachi Sakyo-ku Kyoto, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2010
  2. Published Print: 16 APR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444332667

Online ISBN: 9781444318654

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Keywords:

  • landscape design and children's participation in Japan;
  • school biotope planning process - for 5 years;
  • housing development in Japan urban and decreasing open areas;
  • designing gardens in schools - creating area for children's play;
  • school biotope in urban - need and problems;
  • school biotope design and planning methods - MFLP;
  • MFLP - Multi-Functional Landscape Planning (MFLP)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Summary

  • Introduction

  • Methods for the planning and design

  • Results and discussions

  • Acknowledgement

  • References