Challenges of Community-Based Rural Tourism in a Super-Ageing Society

  • Yasuo OheEmail author


This Chapter deals with a common rural issue, i.e., an ageing rural population. In 2007, Japan became the first in the world to be designated as a super-ageing society. This chapter describes how a rural community conducts tourism activity and how it copes with challenges through a study of CBRT activity in Chiba.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Food and Resource EconomicsChiba UniversityChibaJapan

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