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Designing experience of place for tourists: A case study of Chinese tour groups' visits to Lake Tekapo
(Lincoln University, 2018-02-27)
As China is becoming the second largest tourist market for New Zealand, there is a major opportunity for local areas to enhance the experience of Chinese visitors. Due to different cultural backgrounds, there are challenges ...
Practices of the wild: A rewilding of landscape architecture
(ORO editions on behalf of the University of Pennsylvania School of Design, 2015)
The wild, in the discipline of landscape architecture, has been on the outer. What is it about the wild – despite the deep landscape-centric dimensions found in its forms, ecologies, meanings, and cultural attachments – ...
Public participation in design : a dissertation submitted in partial fulfillment [sic] of the requirement for the Diploma in Landscape Architecture at the University of Canterbury [Lincoln College]
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1984)
This dissertation looks firstly at the landscape architect's philosophy of man and the land and the assumption that community views are not sufficiently integrated in the design process. The meaning of community and community ...
Thawed music? : a humanistic study of meaning in Western gardens : a dissertation submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the Diploma in Landscape Architecture, Lincoln College
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1988)
This dissertation addresses the question of meanings in gardens from a humanist point of view. It is particularly concerned with examining the commonly held notion that a garden is a work of art. It is limited in scope ...
An ecological approach to landscape design in urban parks : this dissertation has been completed in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the Diploma in Landscape Architecture, Lincoln College, Canterbury, New Zealand
(University of Canterbury, 1987)
There has been a long history of the use of natural elements in design. However, there are many interpretations of the terms "natural" and "ecological". An ecological approach involves using ecological principles, especially ...