IDEAS AND ARGUMENTS

  • The importance of place
  • Physical features of a landscape
  • Making meaning through landscape
  • Landscape as a metaphor
  • Landscape and human imagination


The landscape provides a sense of community and belonging.


One landscape is experienced in many different ways.


The landscape shapes and determines the lives of its inhabitants.


The imagination has the power to transform the landscape.


The human condition is mirrored in a text’s landscape.

Ideas associated with the Context ‘The Imaginative Landscape’:

  • Different ways of responding to, and understanding, the landscape
  • The relationship between landscape and memory
  • The relationship between identity and the landscape
  • The physical and aesthetic qualities of the landscape
  • How the landscape impacts on humans
  • How humans impact on the landscape