The Human Experience Of Space And Place

Author: Anne Buttimer
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317408446
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An extensive range of topics are discussed, and the aim throughout is to weave analytical and critical thought into a more comprehensive understanding of lived experience. This book will be of interest to students of human geography.

Space And Place In Children S Literature 1789 To The Present

Author: Maria Sachiko Cecire
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 147242056X
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5 A. A. Milne, The House at Pooh Corner, illus. E. h. Shepard (London: Egmont,
2007), 179. 6 Christopher Milne, The Enchanted Places (New york: E. P. Dutton,
1975), 163–9. 7 yi-Fu tuan, Space and Place: The Perspective of Experience (
Minneapolis: university of Minnesota Press, 1977), 3. 8 tuan, Space and Place, 6.
9 tuan, Space and Place, 202. literature, such as Jacqueline Rose and Perry
Nodelman, have suggested Space and Place in Children's Literature, 1789 to the
Present ...

Higher Education Handbook Of Theory And Research

Author: John C. Smart
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1402096283
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To further make available the categories of space and place to higher education
researchers, I now provide a brief review of this philosophical history. The
theoretical perspectives of four key scholars have become known as foundational
by interdisciplinary scholars of social space and material place. Each perspective
asserts particular assumptions concerning the relationship among space, place,
embodied experience, and identity. Two of these, Tuan (1977) and Lefebvre (
1991), ...

The Nature Of The Place

Author: Diane Dufva Quantic
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803288508
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It is hard to come to terms with a place that can be benign one day, malevolent
the next, that produces a bumper crop of wheat one year and dust the next. In
Space and Place: The Perspective of Experience Yi-Fu Tuan describes such a
contrast as a relationship between space and place: "Place is security, space is
freedom: we are attached to the one and long for the other" (3). Tuan points out
that we attach meaning to space and place; or as Edward Relph says, "[A] place
is not just ...

Space Place And Mental Health

Author: Sarah Curtis
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 131705184X
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The discussion in this chapter has set out the agenda for a geographical
perspective on mental health which considers space and place as important for
mental health variation and construes ideas about risks for mental health in terms
of material, social and symbolic aspects of the human experience of the
environment. To draw out these arguments the following chapters are organised
to focus specifically on material, social and symbolic dimensions of environment
as they relate to ...

New Worlds From Old Texts

Author: Stefan Bouzarovski
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199664137
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Comprising twelve chapters written by a highly interdisciplinary range of contributors, this edited collection explores the rich array of representational devices employed by ancient authors, whose narrative depictions of spatial relations ...