cover image

The Interpretation of ordinary landscapes : geographical essays / D.W. Meinig, editor ; J.B. Jackson [and others].

; Jackson, John Brinckerhoff, 1909-1996
New York : Oxford University Press, 1979.
ISBN 0195025369, 9780195025361

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Gelman stacks
GF 90 .I57 (show me on map) Available Request
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
GF90 .I57 Available Request
American
LIB stacks
GF90 .I57 Available Request
Catholic
Mullen Library stacks
GF90 .I57 1979 Available Request
UDC
Van Ness stacks
GF 90 .I57 Available Request
George Mason
Fenwick stacks
GF90 .I57 Available Request
Fenwick stacks
GF90 .I57 Available Request
Georgetown
Lauinger stacks
GF90 .I57 Available Request
Howard
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
GF90 I57 Off-site
Request
Other Authors Jackson, John Brinckerhoff, 1909-1996.
Meinig, D. W. 1924-
Subjects Landscape assessment.
Landschaft.
Description viii, 255 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Copyright Date 1979.
Notes Includes index.
Seven of the nine essays derive from a special series of lectures presented at Syracuse University.
Contents 1. Fundamentals: Axioms for reading the landscape: some guides to the American scene / Peirce F. Lewis -- The beholding eye: ten versions of the same scene / D.W. Meing -- 2. Explorations: The biography of landscape: cause and culpability / Marwyn S. Samuels -- Thought and landscape: the eye and the mind's eye / Yi-Fu Tuan -- Age and artifact: dilemmas of appreciation / David Lowenthal -- The landscape of home: myth, experience, social meaning / David E. Sopher -- 3. American expressions: The order of a landscape: reason and religion in Newtonian America / J.B. Jackson -- Symbolic landscapes: models of American community / D.W. Meing -- 4. Teachers: Reading the landscape: an appreciation of W.G. Hoskins and J.B. Jackson / D.W. Meing.
Genre Aufsatzsammlung.
Other Identifiers 3498995 BNLS
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4504491
(OCoLC)ocm04504491
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat

Services

Export citation to: RefWorks