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A Sense of Place, a Sense of Time

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J.B. Jackson, a pioneer in the field of landscape studies, here takes us on a tour of American landscapes past and present, showing how our surroundings reflect important changes in our culture. Arguing that our urban environment makes us increasingly concerned with time and movement rather than place and permanence, Jackson examines the new vernacular landscape of trailers, parking lots, roads, and shopping malls and traces the development of dwellings in New Mexico from prehistoric Pueblo villages to mobile homes.

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ISBN:
9780300063974
Author:
Jackson, John Brinckerhoff
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Author:
Jackson, John Brinckerhoff
Author:
Jackson, John Brickerhoff
Subject:
Social life and customs
Subject:
General science
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
Landscape
Subject:
United States - Mountain - New Mexico
Subject:
Essays & Travelogues
Subject:
Americana-New Mexico
Subject:
Travel-US Western States
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
19960231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
62 b/w illus.
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 0.6 lb

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