A Critical Reader
By (author) Ian H. Thompson
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Rethinking Landscape by Ian H. Thompson
Book DescriptionOur landscapes have never failed to entice and capture the imagination of writers, painters and philosophers - and in turn their work has influenced our landscapes for centuries. This carefully selected collection of readings and commentary expertly guides you through the aesthetic, social, cultural and environmental foundations of our thinking about landscape, and explores the key writings which shaped the field in its emergence and maturity. Provoking thought and discussion, this book does not provide answers, and will not conclude with an infallible theory of landscape. But with a range of readings from Vitruvius to Jellicoe, from Burke to Berlin to Berleant, from the Picturesque to Phenomenology, every reader will find something here to set them thinking.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415424639
(246mm x 174mm x 20mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 28-Nov-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Ian H. Thompson
Routledge Companion to Landscape Studies, Hardback (December 2012)
This text offers a comprehensive attempt to explore research directions into the many uses and meanings of 'landscape'. The companion contains 39 original contributions from leading scholars within the field, which have been divided into four parts.
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Our landscapes have never failed to entice and capture the imagination of writers, painters and philosophers - and in turn their work has influenced our landscapes for centuries. This collection of readings and commentary guides you through the aesthetic, social, cultural and environmental foundations of our thinking about landscape.
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Author Biography - Ian H. Thompson
The University of Newcastle, UK
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