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Landscape Pattern Language

A New Approach to Landscape Expression and Spatial Reasoning

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  • Offers a detailed introduction to and comprehensive description of the C-3P analysis method for landscape spaces

  • Presents an established landscape pattern language as a new approach to landscape expression and spatial reasoning

  • Covers numerous design vocabularies in landscape pattern language and their applications

Part of the book series: EcoWISE (EcoWISE)

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About this book

This book presents a landscape pattern language framework for describing landscape spaces and offers a new approach to landscape expression and spatial reasoning. In addition to describing a conceptual model of landscape pattern language and its inner logical connections, the book discusses the functionality of landscape pattern language from both local and universal perspectives—effectively demonstrating that it can be used to highlight the individuality and characteristics of landscape space shaping. Given its scope, the book offers a valuable resource for all graduate students, lecturers, researchers, and practitioners in the areas of landscape architecture, landscape planning, and regional planning, especially ecological planning and design. 

Keywords

  • Landscape space
  • Pattern language
  • Landscape Expression
  • Spatial Reasoning
  • Planning and Design
  • analysis method for landscape space

Authors and Affiliations

  • College of Architecture and urban Planning, Tongji University, Shanghai, China

    Yuncai Wang

About the author

Yuncai Wang is a professor at the Department of Landscape Architecture, College of Architecture and Urban Planning, Tongji University. His main research interests are in landscape architecture, especially in ecological planning, eco-design, and pattern language for landscape expression and spatial reasoning. He is a council member at the Chinese Society of Landscape Architecture (CSLA); a member/expert member of the Eco-city Research Committee (ECRC), Chinese Society for Urban Studies (CSUS), and the Environment Evaluation Center, China Ministry of Environment Protection; and a council member at the Chinese Society of Rural Development (GSC).  Associate chief-editor of the Journal of Landscape Gardening, editoral board member of Chinese Landscape Architecture and international journal of Socio-Ecological Practice Research(SEPR). Professor Wang has published more than 100 papers and five books, and implemented more than 100 projects for planning and design.

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Hardcover Book USD 179.99
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