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City and landscapes

by Henri Cartier-Bresson

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cartier-Bresson, Henri, -- 1908-2004,
  • Cities and towns in art,
  • Landscape photography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHenri Cartier-Bresson ; foreword by Erik Orsenna ; afterword by Gérard Macé
    ContributionsOrsenna, Erik, Macé, Gérard
    The Physical Object
    Pagination105 leaves :
    Number of Pages105
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15339194M
    ISBN 100821227572

    Interdisciplinary perspectives on landscape, from the philosophical to the geographical, with an emphasis on the overarching concept of place. This volume explores the conceptual "topography" of landscape: It examines the character of landscape as itself a mode of place as well as the modes of place that appear in relation to landscape. Genre incidents from everyday life animate most Dutch landscapes and seascapes. Much of the Netherlands is a low marsh formed by the deltas of the Rhine and Maas rivers. A third of the country was actually below sea level, reclaimed behind dikes and drained through pumps run by windmills.

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    Srinivas brings together material from diverse sources to produce this extremely well-researched piece of work. Most importantly, the book is a valuable contribution to scholarship on processes of modernization and change in contemporary urban contexts, effectively demonstrating how ritual performance enables disadvantaged groups to reclaim their city for themselves by reconfiguring its. Islamic Gardens and Landscapes immerses the reader in the world of the architects of the great gardens of the Islamic world, from medieval Morocco to contemporary India. Just as Islamic culture is historically dense, sophisticated, and complex, so too is the history of its built landscapes.


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