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Textures of place : exploring humanist geographies / Paul C. Adams, Steven Hoelscher, and Karen E. Till, editors.

Publication:
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c2001.
Format/Description:
Book
xxxiii, 461 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Subjects:
Human geography.
Contents:
Place in context : rethinking humanist geographies / Paul C. Adams, Steven Hoelscher, and Karen E. Till
Introduction : landscapes of dominance and affection / David Ley
Fantasies in dark places : the cultural geography of the American movie palace / Karal Ann Marling
When less is more : absence and landscapes in a California ghost town / Dydia DeLyser
Sense of place as a positional good : locating Bedford in space and time / James S. Duncan and Nancy G. Duncan
Reading the wetlands / William Howarth
Making a pet of nature / David Lowenthal
Landscape as a contested topos of place, community, and self / Kenneth R. Olwig
Introduction : segmented worlds and selves / John Paul Jones III
World and its identity crisis / Wilbur Zelinsky
Critical description of confused geographies / Edward Relph
Making up the tramp : toward a critical geosophy / Tim Cresswell
Peripatetic imagery and peripatetic sense of place / Paul C. Adams
Fragmented individual and the academic realm
Michael Curry
Introduction : moralities and imagination / Anne Buttimer
Place, power, and the good / Robert D. Sack
Attending to the void : geography and madness / Patrick McGreevy
Gift of presence : the act of leaving artifacts at shrines, memorials, and other tragedies / Miles Richardson.
Reimagining national identity : "Chapters of Life" at the German Historical Museum in Berlin / Karen E. Till
Moral maps and moral places in the work of Francis Parkman / Jonathan M. Smith
Introduction : cosmos versus hearth / Yi-Fu Tuan
Geography's cosmos : the dream and the whole round earth / Denis Cosgrove
Bone-crones have no hearth : some women in the medieval wilderness / Marijane Osborn and Gillian R. Overing
But it's (not) supposed to feel like home : constructing the cosmopolitan hearth / April R. Veness
Conversing diversity : provincial cosmopolitanism and America's multicultural heritage / Steven Hoelscher
Body, self, and landscape : a geophilosophical inquiry into the place-world / Edward S. Casey
Geographer as humanist / J. Nicholas Entrikin.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Adams, Paul C.
Hoelscher, Steven D.
Till, Karen E.
ISBN:
0816637563 (HC)
0816637571 (PB)
OCLC:
44446546
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