4 edition of Landscape and culture found in the catalog.
Landscape and culture
|Statement||edited by J.M. Wagstaff.|
|Contributions||Wagstaff, J. Malcolm 1940-|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||233 p. :|
|Number of Pages||233|
|ISBN 10||0631137297, 0631152881|
|LC Control Number||86026851|
This major new text provides an introduction to the interaction of culture and society with the landscape and environment. It offers a broad-based view of this theme by drawing upon the varied traditions of landscape interpretation, from the traditional cultural geography of scholars such as Carl Sauer to the 'new' cultural geography which has emerged in the by: Buy Landscape art & architecture books from today. Find our best selection and offers online, with FREE Click & Collect or UK delivery.
In Carl Sauer on Culture and Landscape, editors William M. Denevan and Kent Mathewson have compiled thirty-seven of Sauer’s original works, including rare early writings, articles in now largely inaccessible publications, and transcriptions of key oral presentations that remain little known. Arts and Culture Books Book review: Native - Life in a Vanishing Landscape, by Patrick Laurie In these days of lockdown – with gardens at a premium and car journeys into the countryside.
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Landscape, culture, and power in Chinese society. Berkeley: Institute of East Asian Studies, University of California, Berkeley, Center for Chinese Studies, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Wen-hsin Yeh.
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Adams Charitable Foundation, Furthermore: A Program of the J. Kaplan Fund, The Gould Family Foundation, and the Leon Levy Foundation. Introduction: Culture and Landscape Ecology: Insights for Action PART I. Urgent Realities Chapter 1. Human Impacts on Ecosystems and Landscapes Chapter 2. Farming and the Landscape Chapter 3.
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