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Yi-Fu Tuan

Author of Space and Place: The Perspective of Experience

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Yi-Fu Tuan was born in China in 1930 and was educated in Australia, the Philippines, England, and the United States. He holds degrees from the University of Oxford (B.A., 1951; M.A., 1955) and the University of Califor┬Čnia, Berkeley (Ph.D., 1957). He has held teaching positions at Indiana University, the University of New Mexico, the University of Toronto and the University of Minnesota. In 1984 he became Professor of Geography at the University of Wisconsin, Madison and since 1985 has been the J.K. Wright Professor and Vilas Research Professor. [from www.acls.org]
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