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  1. Philosophy and Geography Iii: Philosophies of Place.Philip Brey, Lee Caragata, James Dickinson, David Glidden, Sara Gottlieb, Bruce Hannon, Ian Howard, Jeff Malpas, Katya Mandoki, Jonathan Maskit, Bryan G. Norton, Roger Paden, David Roberts, Holmes Rolston Iii, Izhak Schnell, Jonathon M. Smith, David Wasserman & Mick Womersley (eds.) - 1998 - Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.
    A growing literature testifies to the persistence of place as an incorrigible aspect of human experience, identity, and morality. Place is a common ground for thought and action, a community of experienced particulars that avoids solipsism and universalism. It draws us into the philosophy of the ordinary, into familiarity as a form of knowledge, into the wisdom of proximity. Each of these essays offers a philosophy of place, and reminds us that such philosophies ultimately decide how we make, use, and (...)
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    Urban Mobility—Urban Discovery.Jonathan Maskit - 2018 - Environmental Philosophy 15 (1):43-58.
    In this paper I investigate how different modes of urban transportation shape our experience of the urban environment. My goal is to argue that how we move through a space is not merely a question of convenience or efficiency. Rather, our transportation technologies can fundamentally shift how we experience where we are. I propose a framework for considering mobility from the standpoint of phenomenological everyday aesthetics considering the social, somatic, temporal-epistemic, and affective characteristics of experience. I then suggest a typology (...)
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    ‘Line of Wreckage’: Towards a Postindustrial Environmental Aesthetics.Jonathan Maskit - 2007 - Ethics, Place and Environment 10 (3):323 – 337.
    Environmental aesthetics, largely because of its focus on 'natural' rather than artifactual environments, has ignored postindustrial sites. This article argues that this shortcoming stems from the nature-culture divide and that such sites ought to be considered by environmental aestheticians. Three forms of artistic engagement with postindustrial sites are explicated by looking at the work of Serra, Smithson, and others. It is argued that postindustrial art leads to a successively richer ability to see and thus think about such sites. Finally, a (...)
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  4. Jean-François Courtine, Of the Sublime: Presence in Questions. [REVIEW]Jonathan Maskit - 1995 - Philosophy in Review 15 (2):89-91.
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  5. Subjectiivity, Desire, and the Problem of Consumption.Jonathan Maskit - 2009 - In Bernd Herzogenrath (ed.), Deleuze/Guattari & Ecology. Palgrave-Macmillan. pp. 129--44.
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    Malcolm Miles. Eco-Aesthetics: Art, Literature and Architecture in a Period of Climate Change.Jonathan Maskit - 2015 - Environmental Philosophy 12 (2):277-280.