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Landscape, nature, and the body politic : from Britain's renaissance to America's new world / Kenneth Robert Olwig ; with a foreword by Yi-Fu Tuan.

Author/creator Olwig, Kenneth
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoMadison : University of Wisconsin Press,
Descriptionxxxii, 299 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Supplemental Content Full text available from Ebook Central - Academic Complete
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Contents Introduction: nature, country, and landscape -- The political landscape as polity and place -- Country and landscape -- "Masquing" the body politic of Britain -- Landscaping the body politic of the British state -- Landscaping Britain's country and nature -- Gendering the nation's natural landscape -- Landscaping racial and national progress -- The "country" of the United States contra the "landscape" of America's new world -- Conclusion: landscape, place, and the body politic.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 261-287) and index.
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Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2001006786
ISBN0299174204 (alk. paper)
ISBN0299174247 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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