280 pages | 7 x 10 | 25 illus.
Paper 2002 | ISBN 9780812218213 | $29.95s | Add to cart || Outside N. America | £25.99
A volume in the series Penn Studies in Landscape Architecture
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Here, for students and practitioners of landscape architecture, architecture, and planning, is a single resource for seminal theoretical texts in the field. Essential for understanding the specific connections that have been made between landscape and social, cultural, and political structures, Theory in Landscape Architecture reminds readers that the discipline of landscape architecture can be both practical and formally challenging. Covering the past fifty years of theory, this primer makes an important contribution to a student's emerging professional ethics.
Simon Swaffield is Professor of Landscape Architecture at Lincoln University, New Zealand.