2009

Symbolic Landscapes

Editors:

ISBN: 978-1-4020-8702-8 (Print) 978-1-4020-8703-5 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xix

  2. Places—Worlds

    1. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-31

      Introduction I The Problematic of Grounding the Significance of Symbolic Landscapes

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 33-63

      The Road to Indian Wells: Symbolic Landscapes in the California Desert

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 65-90

      Wilderness as Axis Mundi: Spiritual Journeys on the Appalachian Trail

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 91-108

      Pu’u Kohola: Spatial Genealogy of a Hawaiian Symbolic Landscape

    5. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 109-131

      Mythological Landscape and Landscape of Myth: Circulating Visions of Pre-Christian Athos

    6. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 133-160

      At Home on the Midway: Carnival Conventions and Yard Space in Gibsonton, Florida

    7. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 161-171

      Crossing the Verge: Roadside Memorial—Perth, Western Australia

    8. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 173-184

      Life on “The Avenue”: An Allegory of the Street in Early Twenty-First-Century Suburban America

    9. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 185-202

      Metaphor, Environmental Receptivity, and Architectural Design

  3. Geographical Sensibilities in the Arts

    1. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 205-226

      Introduction II An Apology Concerning the Importance of the Geography of Imagination

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 227-250

      Semblance of Sovereignty: Cartographic Possession in Map Cartouches and Atlas Frontispieces of Early Modern Europe

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 251-264

      Symbolism and the Interaction of the Real and the Ideal: Scenery in Early-Modern Netherlandish Graphic Art

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 265-281

      Traversing One’s Space: Photography and the féminine

    5. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 283-303

      The Philadelphia Flower Show and Its Dangerous Sensibilities

    6. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 305-321

      Gardening at a Japanese Garden

    7. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 323-337

      Symbolic Space: Memory, Narrative, Writing

    8. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 339-361

      Vienna’s Musical Deathscape

    9. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 363-388

      Crusoe’s Island and the Human Estate: Defoe’s Existential Geography

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 389-399