TITLE

Repulsive Matter: Landscapes of Waste in the American Middle-Class Residential Domain

AUTHOR(S)
Engler, Mira
PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
Landscape Journal;Spring97, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explores residential spaces and objects in the United States that are associated with the production, storage and processing of waste. Insight on the ideology of waste and dirt; Historical perspective on landscape of waste; History of waste recycling.
ACCESSION #
3664200

 

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