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Abstract: The term “landscape” was first applied to paintings of rural scenes, but now refers also to places as these are experienced and found to be significant. While there is a long history of stud…

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David E. Cooper, “Landscape”, in: Vocabulary for the Study of Religion, General Editors Robert A. Segal, Kocku Von Stuckrad. Consulted online on 17 January 2019 <>
First published online: 2016

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