Inscribed Landscapes ; Marking and Making Place

Landscapes all over the world are inscribed with enduring physical marks. Socially constructed and engaged, landscape inscriptions (monuments, roads, gardens, rock-art) are foci of social experience and as such are symbolic expressions that mold and facilitate the transmission of ideas. Through... Ausführliche Beschreibung

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Verfasserangabe: Bruno David, Meredith Wilson.
Format: E-Book
Sprache: Englisch
veröffentlicht: Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press, [2002]
Enthält: Frontmatter -- CONTENTS -- Preface -- ONE. Introduction / Wilson, Meredith / David, Bruno -- Part I. ROCK-ART -- TWO.The Signature of Terror: Violence, Memory, and Landscape at Freeport / Ballard, Chris -- THREE. Ritual Response: Place Marking and the Colonial Frontier in Australia / McNiven, Ian J. / Russell, Lynette -- FOUR. Spaces of Resistance: Graffiti and Indigenous Place Markings in the Early European Contact Period of Northern Australia / David, Bruno / Wilson, Meredith -- FIVE. Rock-Art as an Indicator of Changing Social Geographies in Central Australia / Rosenfeld, Andrée -- SIX. Wahi Pana: Legendary Places on Hawai'i Island / Lee, Georgia -- SEVEN. Making Sense of Petroglyphs: The Sound of Rock-Art / Rainbird, Paul -- EIGHT. The Narrow Doors of the Desert: Ancient Egyptian Roads in the Theban Western Desert / Darnell, John Coleman -- NINE. Rock-Art and Landscapes / Taçon, Paul S. C. -- Part II. MONUMENTS -- TEN. A Sense of Time: Cultural Markers in the Mesolithic of Southern England? / Allen, Michael J. / Gardiner, Julie -- ELEVEN. A Place of Special Meaning: Interpreting Pre-Historic Monuments in the Landscape / Scarre, Chris -- TWELVE. Monuments in the Pre-Historic Landscape of the Maltese Islands: Ritual and Domestic Transformations / Stoddart, Simon -- THIRTEEN. Imperial Inscriptions in the Aztec Landscape / Umberger, Emily -- FOURTEEN. Negotiating the Village: Community Landscapes in the Late Pre-Historic American Southwest / Adler, Michael -- Part III. BEYOND THE MARK -- FIFTEEN. Anchoring Mobile Subjectivities: Home, Identity, and Belonging among Italian Australian Migrants / Pulvirenti, Mariastella -- SIXTEEN. Inscriptions as Initial Conditions: Federation Square (Melbourne, Australia) and the Silencing of the Mark / Carter, Paul -- SEVENTEEN. Sarawak on Stage: The Sarawak Cultural Village and the Colonization of Cultural Space in the Making of State Identity / Yea, Sallie -- EIGHTEEN. The Edge of the Sacred, the Edge of Death: Sensual Inscriptions / Langton, Marcia -- NINETEEN. The Work of Inscription in Foi Poetry / Weiner, James F. -- Contributors -- Index
Frontmatter -- CONTENTS -- Preface -- ONE. Introduction / Part I. ROCK-ART -- TWO.The Signature of Terror: Violence, Memory, and Landscape at Freeport / THREE. Ritual Response: Place Marking and the Colonial Frontier in Australia / FOUR. Spaces of Resistance: Graffiti and Indigenous Place Markings in the Early European Contact Period of Northern Australia / FIVE. Rock-Art as an Indicator of Changing Social Geographies in Central Australia / SIX. Wahi Pana: Legendary Places on Hawai'i Island / SEVEN. Making Sense of Petroglyphs: The Sound of Rock-Art / EIGHT. The Narrow Doors of the Desert: Ancient Egyptian Roads in the Theban Western Desert / NINE. Rock-Art and Landscapes / Part II. MONUMENTS -- TEN. A Sense of Time: Cultural Markers in the Mesolithic of Southern England? / ELEVEN. A Place of Special Meaning: Interpreting Pre-Historic Monuments in the Landscape / TWELVE. Monuments in the Pre-Historic Landscape of the Maltese Islands: Ritual and Domestic Transformations / THIRTEEN. Imperial Inscriptions in the Aztec Landscape / FOURTEEN. Negotiating the Village: Community Landscapes in the Late Pre-Historic American Southwest / Part III. BEYOND THE MARK -- FIFTEEN. Anchoring Mobile Subjectivities: Home, Identity, and Belonging among Italian Australian Migrants / SIXTEEN. Inscriptions as Initial Conditions: Federation Square (Melbourne, Australia) and the Silencing of the Mark / SEVENTEEN. Sarawak on Stage: The Sarawak Cultural Village and the Colonization of Cultural Space in the Making of State Identity / EIGHTEEN. The Edge of the Sacred, the Edge of Death: Sensual Inscriptions / NINETEEN. The Work of Inscription in Foi Poetry / Contributors -- Index
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