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The Wetland Book pp 1421-1424 | Cite as

The Arts and Wetlands

  • Peter Howard
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Abstract

Wetlands play significant roles in the arts, both in formal and informal senses, throughout the world. This brief chapter explores their many, longstanding roles within British culture. Despite the UK focus, many of the principles discussed have wider geographical and cultural relevance.

Keywords

Formal Informal British culture Cultural relevance Landscape pictures Artistic relationships Dreary landscapes Somerset levels Lincolnshire 

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© Springer Science+Business Media B.V., part of Springer Nature 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Bournemouth UniversityBournemouthUK

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