Valuing the Discipline: Refrains and Riffs
The number of landscape architecture theory books published over the past few years1 suggests an increasingly complex level of self-reflection within the profession. Three edited volumes in particular – The New Landscape Declaration, Thinking the Contemporary Landscape and Values in Landscape Architecture
– debate and define the value of landscape architecture as a profession and discipline.
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