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Aesthetics and The Environment

The Appreciation of Nature, Art and Architecture

by Allen Carlson

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


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Number of Pages272
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ISBN 10041530105X
ISBN 109780415301053


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Arguing for the idea that environment is not merely a setting for people but fully integrated and continuous with us. Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index. Contents. List of illustrations Preface Acknowledgements-- Introduction: aesthetics and the environment-- Part I The appreciation of nature-- I The aesthetics of nature, A brief historical overview-- A brief overview of contemporary positions-- The natural environmental model: some further ramifications-- Notes-- 2 Author: Carlson, Allen.

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