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Tuan, Yi-Fu(1930– ) geographer; born in Tients'in, China. He emigrated to England in 1946 and to the United States in 1951. He studied at Oxford and the University of California: Berkeley before becoming a professor at the University of Wisconsin: Madison (1983). One of the newer generation of geographers concerned with broader philosophical issues of the subject, he was a prolific author; his books include Topophilia (1974), Space and Place (1977), Landscapes of Fear (1979), and Morality and Imagination: Paradoxes of Progress (1989).
References in periodicals archive
. Space and Place: The Perspective of Experience.
. Espaco e Lugar: a perspectiva da experiencia.
Tuan, Yi-Fu. "Charting the Actual and Imagined." Natural History 103.7 (1994): 26-31.
Tuan, Yi-Fu. "Images and Mental Maps." Annals of the Association of American Geographers 65.2 (1975): 205-13.
. <i>Space and Place: The Perspective of Experience</i>.
. "Language and the Making of Place: A Narrative-Descriptive Approach." Annals of the Association of American Geographers 81.4 (1991): 684-96.
. Topoffila--um estudo da percepcao, atitudes e valores do meio ambiente.
. Topofilia: um estudo da percepcao, atitudes e valores do meio ambiente.
. Espaco e Lugar: A perpectiva da experiencia.
. Thopophilia or, sudden encounter with landscape.
. Ambiguidades nas atitudes para com o meio ambiente.