J. C. Hudson (ed): A love of the land, selected writings of John Fraser Hart

@article{Knoot2009JCH,
  title={J. C. Hudson (ed): A love of the land, selected writings of John Fraser Hart},
  author={Tricia Gorby Knoot},
  journal={Landscape Ecology},
  year={2009},
  volume={24},
  pages={1421-1423}
}
In reading the title of J. C. Hudson’s collection of John Fraser Hart’s writings, a reader might expect to find passages extolling the natural, i.e. undeveloped landscape. A love for the land, as Hudson notes in the introduction, is often proclaimed eloquently and vociferously by those who ‘‘reserve praise only for efforts to preserve or restore what they imagine used to be.’’ Through the writings of John Fraser Hart, loving the land is evident not in the condemnation of human use and… CONTINUE READING