LA211_11_Intro_BB

LA211_11_Intro_BB - A HISTORY OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE...

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A HISTORY OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE Ancient Civilizations through Colonial America Astrid Reeves Landscape Architecture Department LA !"" Winter Quarter !#""
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The Shaping of Space The Meaning of Place What are Cultural Landscapes? Culture ! People and Belief systems " Landscape ! Context # Environment " Design and Landscape Architecture
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The Shaping of Space The Meaning of Place The history and study of landscape design is really a re $ ection of the history of human culture % Human expression on the Land ! otherwise known as Cultural Landscapes "
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Cultural Landscapes ! Genius Loci " give us a sense of place reveal our relationship with land over time history of human culture: our values of time and space
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values of Cultural Landscapes have been de $ ned by the World Heritage Committee as distinct geographical areas or properties uniquely representing the combined work of nature and of man Dresden Elbe Valley Germany
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Unesco United Nations Educational Scienti $ c and Cultural Organization Established in "()*’ to develop dialogue based upon respect for shared values and dignity of each civilization particularly in the face of terrorism which constitutes an attack against humanity www unesco org
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Four Types of Cultural Landscapes The Cultural Landscapes Foundation Founded by Charles Birnbaum ( ASLA ! Stewardship through Education " Nine Mile Canyon in Central Utah Landscapes at Risk
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This note was uploaded on 03/29/2011 for the course LA 211 taught by Professor Reeves during the Winter '11 term at Cal Poly.

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