Landscapes in History Design and Planning in the Eastern and Western Traditions
Edition: 2nd 1999 (Revised)
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Description: This is a text/reference on the history of development of landscape architecture and environmental design. It offers a treatment of cultural, social, political, technological, and philosophical issues as they influence landscape history.
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All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.
List price: $160.00
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 1/25/1999
Size: 9.00" wide x 11.50" long x 2.00" tall
PHILIP PREGILL is Associate Professor in the Department of Landscape Architecture at California State Polytechnic University in Pomona. NANCY VOLKMAN is Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture at Texas A&M University.
|Prehistory: Migration and Adaptation|
|The Near Eastern Landscapes: Neolithic Settlements|
|Mesopotamia and the Indus Valley|
|Egypt and the Nile Valley|
|The Mediterranean Landscape: Roman Hegemony|
|Continental Europe: Agriculture, Feudalism, and Community|
|The Late Middle Ages: Urban and Rural Landscape Development|
|Humanism and Ideal Landscapes|
|Enlightenment and Romanticism|
|The Twentieth Century: Modernism and Planning|
|Asian Landscapes: India & Subcontinent of Asia|
|Landscapes of the Rising Sun: Design and Planting in Japan|
|The North American Landscape|
|Pre-Columbian and European Colonial Landscapes|
|The Early National Period|
|A New Land to Process: Development of Transportation and Land Tenure Systems|
|The Romantic Period|
|Parks Produce a New Profession|
|Urban Planning in the Nineteenth Century|
|Impact of Railroads on the American Landscape|
|Design for Ostentation: The Late Victorian Eclectic Landscape|
|Noble Realities and Ignoble Pretenses: The City Beautiful|
|The City Scientific|
|The Revival of Classicism: Landscape Architecture in an Era of Conspicuous Consumption|
|To Preserve and Conserve: Protection of Natural and Cultural Resources|
|The 1930s: Era of Public Works|
|The Automobile Age|
|The Modern City|
|Modern Garden Design and Site Planning|