Studying Cultural Landscapes

Studying Cultural Landscapes  

Posted by phidhahoogaya at Feb. 21, 2011
Studying Cultural Landscapes

Studying Cultural Landscapes
A Hodder Arnold Publication | May 29, 2003 | ISBN-10: 0340762683 | 256 pages | PDF | 9.88 MB

Studying Cultural Landscapes combines a collection of lively and engaging essays covering the symbolic reading of a wide variety of landscapes. It offers historical, cultural, political, visual and poetic perspectives, offering

Cultural Landscapes  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at July 25, 2016
Cultural Landscapes

Cultural Landscapes: Balancing Nature and Heritage in Preservation Practice by Richard Longstreth
English | 22 Apr. 2008 | ISBN: 0816650985, 0816650993 | 229 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

Preservation has traditionally focused on saving prominent buildings of historical or architectural significance. Preserving cultural landscapes-the combined fabric of the natural and man-made environments-is a relatively new and often misunderstood idea among preservationists, but it is of increasing importance.
Conserving Cultural Landscapes: Challenges and New Directions

Conserving Cultural Landscapes: Challenges and New Directions by Ken Taylor and Archer St. Clair
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0415744059 | 412 pages | PDF | 3,9 MB
American Winescapes: The Cultural Landscapes Of America's Wine Country

American Winescapes: The Cultural Landscapes Of America's Wine Country (Geographies of Imagination) by Gary L Peters
English | Apr 11, 1997 | ISBN: 081332856X | 240 Pages | PDF | 22 MB

Winescapes are unique agricultural landscapes that are shaped by the presence of vineyards, wine-making activities, and the wineries where wines are produced and stored. Where viticulture is successful it transforms the local landscape into a combination of agriculture, industry, and tourism. This book demystifies viticulture in a way that helps the reader understand the environmental and economic conditions necessary in the art and practice of wine making.
Cultural Landscapes and Land Use: The Nature Conservation - Society Interface

Martin Dieterich, Jan van der Straaten - Cultural Landscapes and Land Use: The Nature Conservation - Society Interface
Published: 2004-06-02 | ISBN: 1402021046, 9048165911 | PDF | 222 pages | 3 MB
The Cultural Landscapes of Port au Choix: Precontact Hunter-Gatherers of Northwestern Newfoundland (repost)

The Cultural Landscapes of Port au Choix: Precontact Hunter-Gatherers of Northwestern Newfoundland
Publisher: Springer | ISBN 10: 1441983236 | 2011 | PDF | 333 pages | 10.6 MB
The Cultural Landscapes of Port au Choix: Precontact Hunter-Gatherers of Northwestern Newfoundland

M. A. P. Renouf , "The Cultural Landscapes of Port au Choix: Precontact Hunter-Gatherers of Northwestern Newfoundland (Interdisciplinary Contributions to Archaeology)"
Publisher: Springer | ISBN 10: 1441983236 | 2011 | PDF | 333 pages | 10.6 MB
Planning and Designing Sustainable and Resilient Landscapes

Planning and Designing Sustainable and Resilient Landscapes by Cerasella Craciun and Maria Bostenaru Dan
English | 2014 | ISBN: 940178535X | 300 pages | PDF | 22,2 MB

This book deals with planning issues in landscape architecture, which start at the evaluation of the existing fabric of society, its history and memory, approached and conserved through photography, film and scenographic installations, a way in which the archetypes can be investigated, be it industrial derelict sites or already green spaces and cultural landscapes.
The Archaeology of Difference: Negotiating Cross-Cultural Engagements in Oceania

The Archaeology of Difference: Negotiating Cross-Cultural Engagements in Oceania
Publisher: Routledge | ISBN: 0415117666 | edition 2000 | PDF | 428 pages | 13,4 MB

The Arhcaeology of Difference presents a new and radically different perspective on the archaeology of cross-cultural contact and engagement in the recent historical past. Using case studies from Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and Micronesia, the contributors all share a concern with tracking the processes of contact between indigenous peoples and outsiders, primarily Europeans, across the varied physical and cultural landscapes of the region.
Everyday America: Cultural Landscape Studies after J. B. Jackson

Everyday America: Cultural Landscape Studies after J. B. Jackson
Publisher: University of California Press | ISBN: 0520229614 | edition 2003 | PDF | 395 pages | 5,3 mb

As old as a roadway that was once a Native trail, as new as the suburban subdivisions spreading across the American countryside, the cultural landscape is endlessly changing. The study of cultural landscapes–a far more recent development–has also undergone great changes, ever broadening, deepening, and refining our understanding of the intricate webs of social and ecological spaces that help to define human groups and their activities. Everyday America surveys the widening conceptions and applications of cultural landscape writing in the United States and, in doing so, offers a clear and compelling view of the state of cultural landscape studies today.