Landscape architecture and societal values: evidence from literature

Kapper, T. & R. Chenoweth, 2000, Landscape architecture and societal values: evidence from literature, in: Landscape Journal, 19, 1

  • Author : Kapper, T. & R. Chenoweth
  • Year : 2000
  • Journal/Series : Landscape Journal
  • Volume Number (ANNUAL: Counting Volumes of the Year shown above) : 1
  • Volume Number (CONSECUTIVE: Counting all Volumes of this Journal ever published) : 19
  • Pages : 149-154
  • Abstract in English : Through a literature search, this paper critically assesses the field of landscape architecture by evaluating its societal value as demonstrated by promotion of health, safety and general welfare. The resulting evidences suggest that activities of landscape architects do indeed have value to society. A database search keyword list is presented
  • Comments/Notes : KEYWORDS: landscape architecture, landscape design, health, safety, economics, aesthetics. UTILITY: lecturers/teachers, academic research, students of universities of professional education.