GSD Course Bulletin - Fall 2008 - HIS-04105-00


04105: Studies of the Built North American Environment: 1580 to the Present (HIS 0410500)

Landscape Architecture
Lecture - 4 credits
Tuesday Thursday 10:00 - 11:30  


John Stilgoe

Course Description

North America as an evolving visual environment is analyzed as a systems concatenation involving such constituent elements as farms, small towns, shopping malls, highways, suburbs, and as depicted in fiction, poetry, cartography, television, cinema, and advertising and cybernetic simulation.Note: Offered jointly with the Faculty of Arts and Sciences as VES 107.Prerequisites: None.

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