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Landscape and Memory: cultural landscapes, intangible values and somethoughts on Asia

  title={Landscape and Memory: cultural landscapes, intangible values and somethoughts on Asia},
  author={Ken Taylor},
  • Ken Taylor
  • Published 2008
  • Geography
  • One of our deepest needs is for a sense of identity and belonging. A common denominator in this is human attachment to landscape and how we find identity in landscape and place. Landscape therefore is not simply what we see, but a way of seeing: we see it with our eye but interpret it with our mind and ascribe values to landscape for intangible – spiritual – reasons. Landscape can therefore be seen as a cultural construct in which our sense of place and memories inhere. Critical to this… CONTINUE READING
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