(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2013)

Document title

The cultural geographies of landscape

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)



The concept of cultural landscape has been at the core of the scientific concerns of generations of geographers and geographical understandings of landscape have also influenced the ways in which modern landscape has been conceived in cognate disciplines. This paper, a modified version of the Inaugural Lecture of the A. as Professor of Cultural Geography at Wageningen University, briefly reflects, with the help of some biographical hints, on the nature of geography and in particular on the "power of landscape" for spatial theory and spatial analysis. In the final part of the paper a particular attention is given to the relationship between the cultural landscape and tourism and travel, envisioned as key expressions of the spatialities of the "Moder"’. - (AM)


Article of periodic

published at : Hungarian Geographical Bulletin

Editor : Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest - HONGRIE (2009)

Millesime : 2013, vol. 62, no1 [pp. 47-62]

Bibliographic references : 34 ref.

Collation : 1 fig., 5 phot.



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