Title

Geophilia

Document Type

Article

Program

Environmental Analysis (Pitzer)

Publication Date

2006

Keywords

Geophilia, landscapes, nature, emotions, environment

Abstract

Extrapolated from E. O. Wilson's concept of biophilia, geophilia asserts that humans have an organic propensity to find wildlands emotionally compelling. It exists as a human tendency to emotionally connect with natural landscapes.

Comments

Original publication at Oxford Reference.

Rights Information

© 2006 Oxford University Press. Posted with permission.