Spatial References Research Group

URPP Language and Space: Looking back and looking forward

This video briefly describes work carried out in the Spatial References Research Group. The links below collate publications, projects and people referred to in the presentation.

Exemplar publications

Fictive motion

Egorova, E., Tenbrink, T., & Purves, R. S. (2018). Fictive motion in the context of mountaineering. Spatial Cognition & Computation, 18(4), 259-284.

https://doi.org/10.1080/13875868.2018.1431646

Egorova, E., Moncla, L., Gaio, M., Claramunt, C., & Purves, R. S. (2018). Fictive motion extraction and classification. International Journal of Geographical Information Science, 32(11), 2247-2271.

https://doi.org/10.1080/13658816.2018.1498503

Microtoponyms

Villette, J., & Purves, R. S. (2020). From Microtoponyms to Landscape Using Semantics, Location, and Topography: The Case of Wald, Holz, Riet, and Moos in St. Gallen, Switzerland. The Professional Geographer, 72(1), 109-120.

https://doi.org/10.1080/00330124.2019.1653772

Postcards

Sugisaki, K., Wiedmer, N., Naef, M., Hausendorf, H., & Piotrowski, M. (2018, June). Tracing changes in thematic structure of holiday picture postcards from 1950s to 2010s. In CEUR Workshop Proceedings (pp. 67-75). CEUR-WS.

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Language and sense of place

Wartmann, F. M., & Purves, R. S. (2018). Investigating sense of place as a cultural ecosystem service in different landscapes through the lens of language. Landscape and Urban Planning, 175, 169-183.

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.landurbplan.2018.03.021

Conceptualisation of landscape

van Putten, S., O’Meara, C., Wartmann, F., Yager, J., Villette, J., Mazzuca, C., Bieling, C., Burenhult, N., Purves, R. and Majid, A. (2020). Conceptualisations of landscape differ across European languages. Plos one, 15(10), e0239858.

https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0239858

External projects referred to

People mentioned in this video