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The Earth as Narrative Source

Betty Booth Donohue

in Bradford's Indian Book: Being the True Roote & Rise of American Letters as Revealed by the Native Text Embedded in Of Plimoth Plantation

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780813037370
eISBN:
9780813042336
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813037370.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter asserts that traditional American Natives believed that the earth is the residing place of narrative, and that people, earth, and narrative are different manifestations of the same ... More


A Case for Landmark Status

Paul A. Shackel

in New Philadelphia: An Archaeology of Race in the Heartland

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520266292
eISBN:
9780520947832
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520266292.003.0010
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

The archaeology of New Philadelphia challenges the ways that historical archaeologists study race within communities. In the case of New Philadelphia, the development of historical context helps to ... More


Environment, Cognition, and Action: The Need for Integration

Gary W. Evans and Tommy Gärling

in Environment, Cognition, and Action: An Integrated Approach

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195062205
eISBN:
9780197560150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195062205.003.0004
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Environmental Geography

What we know and understand about our surroundings influences our evaluations of and behaviors in the physical environment. In addition, our reasons for using places, ... More


Searching for the Environment in Environmental Cognition Research

Craig Zimring and Mark Gross

in Environment, Cognition, and Action: An Integrated Approach

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195062205
eISBN:
9780197560150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195062205.003.0009
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Environmental Geography

Research in environmental cognition has been fragmented into at least three related but separate areas that reflect different purposes, viewpoints, and ... More


Environmental Assessment, Cognition, and Action: Research Applications

Ervin H. Zube

in Environment, Cognition, and Action: An Integrated Approach

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195062205
eISBN:
9780197560150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195062205.003.0010
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Environmental Geography

Environmental assessment has been defined as “a general conceptual and methodological framework for describing and predicting how attributes of places ... More


Spatial Cognition as Events

Anders Böök

in Environment, Cognition, and Action: An Integrated Approach

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195062205
eISBN:
9780197560150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195062205.003.0013
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Environmental Geography

This chapter deals with the question of how adults process information about large-scale physical features and their spatial relations during navigation ... More


Beyond Rationality: Clarity-Based Decision Making

Stephen Kaplan

in Environment, Cognition, and Action: An Integrated Approach

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195062205
eISBN:
9780197560150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195062205.003.0014
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Environmental Geography

The study of how people make decisions has long been dominated by the economic man or rationality model. In recent years researchers have extended the ... More


Environmental Assessment Across the Life Span

Axia Giovanna and Erminielda Mainardi Peron

in Environment, Cognition, and Action: An Integrated Approach

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195062205
eISBN:
9780197560150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195062205.003.0018
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Environmental Geography

Before trying to analyze environmental assessment throughout the life span, let us briefly consider what environmental assessment means. Craik (1971), for ... More


Environmental Cognition through Direct and Representational Experiences: A Life-Span Perspective

Lynn S. Liben

in Environment, Cognition, and Action: An Integrated Approach

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195062205
eISBN:
9780197560150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195062205.003.0019
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Environmental Geography

The purpose of this chapter is to provide a review of past research and theory in environmental cognition from the perspective of life-span developmental ... More


Life-Span Changes in Activities, and Consequent Changes in the Cognition and Assessment of the Environment

Spencer Christopher

in Environment, Cognition, and Action: An Integrated Approach

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195062205
eISBN:
9780197560150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195062205.003.0021
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Environmental Geography

In this chapter, I sketch an integrated account of environmental assessment, cognition, and action throughout the individual’s life span. Zimring and Gross ... More


Life-Span Developmental Issues in Environmental Assessment, Cognition, and Action: Applications to Environmental Policy, Planning, and Design

Gary T. Moore

in Environment, Cognition, and Action: An Integrated Approach

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195062205
eISBN:
9780197560150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195062205.003.0022
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Environmental Geography

This chapter addresses the question of how research on environmental assessment, cognition, and action can be utilized in the professional arenas of public ... More


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