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Tourist Gaze

Organised by business entrepreneurs and governments and consumed by the public.

2

Location

where a place is on a map, its latitude and longitude coordinates

3

Locale

A place is shaped by the people people, cultures and customs within it.

4

Sense of place

subjective and emotional attachments people have to a place.

5

Insiders

people who live in a place.

6

Outsiders

people who visit the place.

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What's an outsider's perspective?

neutral- opinion isn't affected

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Whats's an insider's perspective?

intimate-know a place very well

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Things Insiders are or can do?

1) born there or parents born there
2) Able to access all countries citizenship benefits
3) Can work and vote in that country
4)Understands the ways of the area and adapted yourself to fit
5)should have a sense of place

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Things Outsiders are or can do?

1) May be seeking asylum
2)Don't understand ways of locals
3) May be isolated

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Sense of place, can be so strong that?

it features as a central part of our identity

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what 3 things can change the nature of a place?

-social
-economic
-environmental

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Far Places

global in scale and include both physical and virtual spaces.

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Near Places

local area where people live, work and places they visit regularly, e.g A shopping center.

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Experienced Places

Places we know and have visited. May include the work place.

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Media Places

Virtual world, which undermines the traditional relationship between the physical and the social setting.

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Private Places

experienced and people have specific attachments.

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Public Places

Places which are connected to natural history, art or state of power.

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Place

Locations with meaning

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Endogenous

Factors affecting the characteristics of a place from within.

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Exogenous

Factors affecting the character of a place from the outside.

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Examples of Endogenous factors

-Land use
-Topography
-Physical Geography
-Infrastructure
-Demographics
-Built environment
-Location
-Economic characteristics

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Examples of Exogenous factors

-Flows of people
-Flows of investment
-Flows of resources
-Flows of ideas
-Flow of capital

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Placelessness

loss of uniqueness of a place in the cultural landscape.

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3 main parts to the importance of a place to someone?

-identity
-belonging
-well-being

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field of care?

bond between people and place or setting.

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3 main aspects of a place?

-location
-locale
-sense of place