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(GlasgowInternational Geomorphology Conference. Session, the managed landscape and restoring nature en Anglais - 2006)

Document title

Restoring landscapes : the authenticity problem

published at : The managed landscape. Special issue

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

BROOK I. ;

Abstract

Philosophical concerns about restoring landscapes often revolve around two, connected, issues. First is the idea that a restored lanscape, even if it is a perfect replica, has lost some of its value. The second problem highlighted in philosophical debates is that the greater the success of restoration projects, the more threatened natural landscapes become. The A. discusses two opposing potential responses to these claims : that humans are part of nature and thus cannot be an alien dominating force outside of nature; and that nature is itself a social construct

Source

Congrès

International Geomorphology Conference. Session, the managed landscape and restoring nature, Glasgow , ROYAUME-UNI ()

published at : Earth surface processes and landforms / ISSN 0197-9337 / CODEN ESPLDB

Editor : Wiley, Chichester - ROYAUME-UNI (1981)

Millesime : 2006, vol. 31, no 13 [pp. 1600-1605]

Bibliographic references : 13 ref.

Language

Anglais

Localisation

Laboratoire INTERGEO - Paris

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 17355

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