The Experience of Place: A New Way of Looking at and Dealing With our Radically Changing Cities and Count ryside
Why do some places--the concourse of Grand Central Terminal or a small farm or even the corner of a skyscraper--affect us so mysteriously and yet so forcefully? What tiny changes in our everyday environments can radically alter the quality of our daily lives? The Experience of Place offers an innovative and delightfully readable proposal for new ways of planning, building, and managing our most immediate and overlooked surroundings.
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Review: The Experience of Place: A New Way of Looking at and Dealing with our Radically Changing Cities and CountrysideUser Review - Spotsalots - Goodreads
I'm baffled that it took me forever to finish reading this, as it's really quite a wonderful and enjoyable book dealing with our sense of place and looks at ways architects, urban planners, ecologists ... Read full review
Review: The Experience of Place: A New Way of Looking at and Dealing with our Radically Changing Cities and CountrysideUser Review - Amy - Goodreads
This was a powerful examination of our relationship with the landscape. The one statement that really stuck with me: "...Western Europeans and Americans have been carrying around with them as part of ... Read full review