In the Nature of Landscape

Cultural Geography on the Norfolk Broads
Product Number: EB00621747
Released: Sep 15, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118295717
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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In the Nature of Landscape presents regional cultural landscape as a new direction for research in cultural geography. -Represents the first cultural geographic study of the Norfolk Broads region of eastern England -Addresses regional cultural landscape through consideration of narratives of landscape origin, debates over human conduct, the animal and plant landscapes of the region, and visions of the ends of landscape through pollution and flood -Draws upon in-depth original research, spanning almost two decades of archival work, interviews, and field study -Covers a great diversity of topics, from popular culture to scientific research, folk song to holiday diaries, planning survey to pioneering photography, and ornithology to children's literature -Features a variety of illustrative material, including original photographs, paintings, photography, advertising imagery, scientific diagrams, maps, and souvenirs

Author(s): David Matless
Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Jun 03, 2015

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