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An epistemological re-visioning of hybridity: Water/lands

Lahiri-Dutt, Kuntala

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Land has been understood and explained by excluding water. The common idea of land is best expressed in the Oxford Dictionary�s definition: �land� is something that exists in opposition to water; that is, �the part of the earth�s surface that is not covered by water�, 2 meaning that land excludes swamps, estuaries, tidal areas, lakes, ponds and streams. Historically, geography has conventionally been the leading discipline propagating this epistemic divide, but other disciplines have equally...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2017
Type: Book chapter
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/217841
DOI: .4324/9781315543161

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