Presenting and Representing Environments

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The presentation and representation of the environment occurs throughout academia and across all news media. The strict protocols of science often clash with environmental information available from sources that dwell on subjective aesthetic, emotional and personal sensitivities. This book challenge the reader, as student, teacher, researcher or policy maker, to reflect critically on the ways that environments are studied, interpreted, presented and represented, in education and public policy.
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Michael Williams is emeritus professor of geography and the environment at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of Oriel College. He is the author, most recently, of "Americans and Their Forests: A Historical Geography" as well as the editor of "Wetlands: A Threatened Landscape" and coeditor of "A Century of British Geography."

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Springer Science & Business Media
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Published on
Jan 27, 2006
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Pages
218
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ISBN
9781402038143
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Language
English
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Genres
Science / Earth Sciences / Geography
Science / Environmental Science
Social Science / Human Geography
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