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Urban sustainability and quality of life: complements and contradictions
(Lincoln University. Environment, Society and Design Division, 2006-05)
Urban sustainability is an increasingly ubiquitous term littering all manner of policy documents and promotional material. As an ambitious attempt to address social, economic and bio-physical environmental issues it appears ...
Set in stone
(AGM Publishing, 2009)
A tour of three significant memorial sites in Europe and an investigation of the potency of place and space in memorial design.
Contemporary Landscapes of Contemplation
Review of book by Rebecca Krinke
Increasing the critical mass : emphasising critique in studio teaching
(Lincoln University. Landscape Architecture Group., 2000)
Critique is an indispensable part of the design process, providing a crucial feedback loop to reflect and improve on the quality of design. While critique is a well-established practice in some design disciplines, for ...
Sensory deprivation: globalisation and the phenomenology of landscape architecture
(St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University Publishing House, 2007)
One of the most insidious influences of globalisation on landscape architecture is the hegemony of the visual. The dominance of visuality is nothing new, having been spawned during the Enlightenment, yet it has rapidly ...
GaLA : globalisation and landscape architecture conference, St Petersburg, Russia, June 3-6, 2007
(Lincoln University. Landscape Architecture Group., 2007-11)
Globalisation has both positive and negative effects on education and practice in landscape architecture, and was the central theme of a recent conference held at the St Petersburg State Forest Technical Academy. This is ...
Landscapes of memory : the varying presence of absence
(AGM Publishing., 2000-03)
This article explores landscapes which commemorate the death of ordinary individuals, rather than monumental tributes to heroes or historic events. The expression of the individual in death varies enormously, and reflects ...
Lincoln: a landmark year for landscape
(AGM Publishing, 2008)
2009 marks the achievement of two major milestones for the landscape architecture programme at Lincoln University. The first of these significant events is the celebration of 40 years of landscape architecture education ...
'As good as the West' : two paradoxes of globalisation and landscape architecture in St. Petersburg
(European Council Of Landscape Architecture Schools (ECLAS), 2009)
One of the challenges of contemporary landscape architecture is the globalisation of place. Nowhere is the threat of homogenisation more apparent than in places vulnerable to change, where the potential loss of heritage fabric ...
Lincoln – A vision for our future: A community-participation based envisioning project for the future Lincoln village
(Lincoln University, 2001-05)
The extent to which local communities want, or even can, take responsibility for their future direction is a commonly asked question. Certainly in New Zealand the response to central government devolution, through a variety ...