Volume 9 2011

New Perspectives on People and Forests

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ISBN: 978-94-007-1149-5 (Print) 978-94-007-1150-1 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

  2. Part 1

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-10

      Introduction – The Crooked Timber of Humanity

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      Pages 11-27

      Forests in Landscapes – The Myth of Untouched Wilderness

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      Pages 29-38

      Overcoming Physicophobia – Forests as the Sacred Source of Our Human Origins

  3. Part 2

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 39-39

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      Pages 41-59

      Royal Forests – Hunting and Other Forest Use in Medieval England

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      Pages 61-74

      Forests as Commons – Changing Traditions and Governance in Europe

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      Pages 75-86

      New Forest Owners – Small-Scale Forestry and Changes in Forest Ownership

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      Pages 87-95

      Forests and Recreation – New Functions of Afforestation as Seen in Denmark

  4. Part 3

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 97-97

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      Pages 99-117

      From Post to Pillar – The Development and Persistence of an Arboreal Metaphor

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      Pages 119-137

      Landscape Painting and the Forest – The Influence of Cultural Factors in the Depiction of Trees and Forests

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      Pages 139-158

      Space and Place – Popular Perceptions of Forests

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      Pages 159-177

      Materiality and Identity – Forests, Trees and Senses of Belonging

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      Pages 179-190

      Definitions and Concepts – The Etymology and Use of the Terms Forest and Landscape

  5. Part 4

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 191-191

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      Pages 193-210

      Tree Use and Landscape Changes – Development of a Woodland Area in Sweden

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      Pages 211-229

      Forest Landscapes in Europe – Visual Characteristics and the Role of Arboriculture

  6. Part 5

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 231-231

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      Pages 233-239

      Conclusion – Towards a Symbiotic Relationship

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 241-249