A Companion to Greek Architecture by Margaret M. Miles

By Margaret M. Miles

A better half to Greek Architecture presents an expansive evaluate of the subject, together with layout, engineering, and building in addition to concept, reception, and lasting influence.

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Landscape archaeology, field survey, and theoretical geography are three current approaches to the subject. The landscapes discussed here are all “human landscapes,” formed, impacted, and viewed by humans. These landscapes not only record human activity but are also vested with a wide range of conceptual, ideational, and constructed qualities, and they reflect political circumstances, sociocultural values, and communal identities (Knapp and Ashmore 1999). Landscape archaeologists deploy diverse methods to understand gardens and other planted areas, from remote sensing and imaging to intensive survey and excavations.

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