Yu, K., 1995, Cultural variations in landscape preference: comparison among Chinese sub-groups and western design experts, in: Landscape and Urban Planning, 32,
- Author : Yu, K.
- Year : 1995
- Journal/Series : Landscape and Urban Planning
- Volume Number (CONSECUTIVE: Counting all Volumes of this Journal ever published) : 32
- Pages : 107-126
- Abstract in English : Many researches have found that observes with different expertise, nationalities and origin, region etc. show statistically strong agreement in landscape preference. On the other hand, some findings seem to suggest that landscape preference and perceptions vary from culture to culture. In this study landscape preference is significantly influence by the cultural background of the subjects, though different cultural factors vary in their weight on such influences, and these influences are related to landscape types.
- Comments/Notes : KEYWORDS: preferences, cross-cultural comparison, landscape style, water. UTILITY: lecturers/teachers, academic research.