Classics in Human Geography Revisited: Buttimer, A., 1976: Grasping the dynamism of Lifeworld. Annals of the Association of American Geographers 66, 277-92
Files in This Item:
|ResponsetoCommentaryonGraspingthedynamismoflifeworld.pdf||Original submission||1.52 MB||Adobe PDF||Download|
|ResponsetoCommentaryonGraspingthedynamismoflifeworld1994.pdf||Secondary copy||3.2 MB||Adobe PDF||Download|
|Title:||Classics in Human Geography Revisited: Buttimer, A., 1976: Grasping the dynamism of Lifeworld. Annals of the Association of American Geographers 66, 277-92||Authors:||Buttimer, Anne||Permanent link:||http://hdl.handle.net/10197/10757||Date:||1-Dec-1994||Online since:||2019-06-06T11:32:29Z||Abstract:||Commentary 1 This article appeared in a classic number of the Annals. Some of the best younger talents in the Association of American Geographers were commissioned to show the state of the art of American geography to the 1976 IGU Congress in Moscow. There was no overall theme but one emerged none the less. With articles by Yi-Fu Tuan on humanistic geography, Robert Sack on magic and space, David Ward on the mythology of the Victorian slum and Leslie King on alternatives to positivist economic geography, it amounted to something of a special issue on the philosophical turn of the time in Anglo-American human geography. As a graduate student then at the University of Wisconsin at Madison, I was acutely attuned to this mid-1970s turn to more cultural-humanistic perspectives and the possibilities they offered.||Type of material:||Journal Article||Publisher:||Sage||Journal:||Annals of the Association of American Geographers||Volume:||66||Start page:||277||End page:||292||Copyright (published version):||1994 Edward Arnold||Keywords:||Humanistic geography; Phenomenology; Existentialism||DOI:||10.1177/030913259401800405||Language:||en||Status of Item:||Peer reviewed|
|Appears in Collections:||Geography Research Collection|
Show full item record
This item is available under the Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Ireland. No item may be reproduced for commercial purposes. For other possible restrictions on use please refer to the publisher's URL where this is made available, or to notes contained in the item itself. Other terms may apply.