`Nature Strip': Australian Suburbia and the Enculturation of Nature

@article{Hogan2003NatureSA,
  title={`Nature Strip': Australian Suburbia and the Enculturation of Nature},
  author={T. Hogan},
  journal={Thesis Eleven},
  year={2003},
  volume={74},
  pages={54 - 75}
}
  • T. Hogan
  • Published 2003
  • Sociology
  • Thesis Eleven
  • Australia is a suburban nation, with 85 percent of the 20 million people clinging to the coastal fringes of the world's largest island and oldest continent. This article explores Australian suburbia as the `third space' that mediates urbanism to `nature'. It draws on the thought of George Seddon, an important initiator of ecological history, regional geography and sub/urban politics in Australia. Seddon's insights on Australian ecosystems and Australian interpretations, namings, perceptions and… CONTINUE READING
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