Essays about: "place attachment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 82 essays containing the words place attachment.

  1. 1. The impacts of farm shops on enhancing community well-being in rural areas (Kalmar Case Study)

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Shiva Soroushnia; [2022]
    Keywords : Farm shops; Rural Community Well-being; Agritourism; Rural Tourism;

    Abstract : To attract visitors to stay and enjoy the rural landscapes and reduce out-migration to cities, there is a need to enhance practices and policies to boost rural community well-being. Community well-being is about residents' feeling of satisfaction with their local place with considering the social and physical environment, the services, and facilities regarding place attachment (Forjaz et al. READ MORE

  2. 2. How does previous experience affect preference in an environment for outdoor recreation? : using the PSD model to identify environments for different outdoor recreation needs

    University essay from SLU/Department of People and Society

    Author : Sanna Almqvist; [2022]
    Keywords : outdoor recreation; experience; preference; perceived sensory dimensions; affordances; restoration;

    Abstract : This study investigates how previous experience affect preference of environments for outdoor recreation. The Perceived Sensory Dimensions model was used to categorise perceived qualities at preferred places. A survey with 10 questions was sent out in social media and in a newsletter to all members of the Swedish Outdoor Association. READ MORE

  3. 3. Investigating the sense of place among immigrants; How newcomers in Skellefteå perceive their new hometown?

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för geografi

    Author : Ava Soroudi; [2022]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Sense of place refers to people's perception of the environment and determines the type of emotional relationship between man and place. This sense plays a decisive role in determining one's satisfaction with their place of residence, sense of place identity, belonging and attachment, and, consequently, willingness to stay there. READ MORE

  4. 4. Kulturmiljö, hälsa och platsanknytning : en studie bland boende i Munkedals kommun

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Sara Kjellgren; [2022]
    Keywords : kulturmiljö; kulturlandskap; hälsa; platsanknytning; natur; identitet; hållbara samhällen; folkhälsa;

    Abstract : Mot bakgrund av en utbredd psykisk ohälsa vill den här studien undersöka kulturmiljöers potentiella bidrag till ett hållbart samhällsbygge. Studien undersöker relationen mellan kulturmiljö och människors hälsa, välmående och platsanknytning, med hjälp av litteraturstudium, enkäter och kvalitativa intervjuer med boende i Munkedal kommun. READ MORE

  5. 5. Menorca's calm threatened by climate 'jaleo'

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Mar Triginer Mitjavila; [2022]
    Keywords : climate change; place attachment; collective identity; territory; perception; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Local perceptions on global scale problems are often overlooked, focusing the attention instead on policy action or scientific reports. To challenge that, this thesis focuses on Menorca’s population, specifically on whether place attachment is related to the perception of climate change impacts in the territory and if this can translate into concrete local action against its impacts. READ MORE