Experiential landscape : an approach to people, place, and space / Kevin Thwaites, Ian Simkins.

Author
Thwaites, Kevin [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
London ; New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2007.
Description
xxv, 230 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 28 cm

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Summary note
Incorporating a review of key philosophical and theoretical themes, and offering a socially responsive design vocabulary, this book provides the reader with an understanding of the human-environment relationship. It also investigates how a design methodology can be successfully applied to map.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-224) and index.
Contents
  • 1. A prevailing world view
  • 2. An alternative world view
  • 3. Landscape as place
  • 4. Experiential and spatial dimensions
  • 5. The vocabulary of experiential landscape
  • 6. Reading the experiential landscape
  • 7. Reflections on geometry
  • 8. Reading the experiential landscape in residential settings
  • 9. In search of the identity of Kirby Hill
  • 10. Experiential landscape analysis and design in schools
  • 11. Experiential landscape in the Calls and Riverside, Leeds.
ISBN
  • 0415340004 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 9780415340007 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
LCCN
2006018040
OCLC
70054228
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