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Ethnoscapes: Ethnoscapes


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This interdisciplinary series provides original, thought-provoking perspectives on environmental aesthetics, architecture, urban design, and related issues from the building scale to the scale of regional geography. It provides a forum for innovative research conducted by psychologists, philosophers, geographers, anthropologists and cultural studies experts, together with environmental designers and planners and the range of related disciplines and professions.

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Psychological Theories for Environmental Issues

Psychological Theories for Environmental Issues

1st Edition

Mirilia Bonnes, Terence Lee
November 11, 2016

Environmental psychology is an increasingly important area of research, focusing on the individual and social factors responsible for many critical human responses to the physical environment. With such rapid and widespread growth, the main theoretical strands have often been left unclear and ...

Doing Things with Things The Design and Use of Everyday Objects

Doing Things with Things The Design and Use of Everyday Objects

1st Edition

Ole Dreier, Alan Costall
September 28, 2006

It has been claimed that the natural sciences have abstracted for themselves a 'material world' set apart from human concerns, and social sciences, in their turn, constructed 'a world of actors devoid of things'. While a subject such as archaeology, by its very nature, takes objects into account, ...

Rethinking the Meaning of Place Conceiving Place in Architecture-Urbanism

Rethinking the Meaning of Place Conceiving Place in Architecture-Urbanism

1st Edition

Lineu Castello
May 28, 2010

The spread of newly 'invented' places, such as theme parks, shopping malls and revamped historic areas, necessitates a redefinition of the concept of 'place' from an architectural perspective. In this interdisciplinary work, these invented places are categorized according to the different ...

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