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An introduction to landscape

Author: Peter Howard
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub., ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Landscape is visceral, not rational. It inspires deep emotion, and is very popular, although its meanings are varied. This text follows the development of the several threads of the concept of landscape as they have evolved across disciplines and across countries.
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Genre/Form: Cross-cultural studies
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Howard
ISBN: 9781409403845 140940384X 9781409403838 1409403831 9781409403852 1409403858
OCLC Number: 723723441
Description: xii, 309 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: pt. 1. What is landscape?: Landscape as culture. Landscape as picture. Landscape as scale. European round table. Landscapes of the other senses --
pt. 2. How is landscape perceived?: Landscape as a common heritage. Our personal landscapes. National landscape. Class. Insiders and experts. Whose landscape when> Where is this place? --
pt. 3. What is the future?: Protecting landscapes. Managing landscape. Enhancing landscape. Trends for the future.
Responsibility: by Peter J. Howard.

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