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Re-covering suburbia: An investigation into the reconfiguration of the suburban landscape

MacKenzie, Andrew Robert


The latter half of the twentieth century has seen a dramatic change in the way modern Australian suburbs develop. In as little as 40 years, the Australian home has transformed from modest cottages to conspicuous palatial rendered houses often referred to as McMansions. The impact of this shift has resulted in a reconfiguration of the suburban landscape, as open spaces on blocks of land are no longer synonymous with the traditional backyard, but are reduced to residual ribbons of green...[Show more]

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Date published: 2012-10-15
Type: Thesis (PhD)


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