Social Aspects Of Place Attachment

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2.5. Social aspects of residence (home) People have a great attachment to the place where they live since it has social and cultural benefits in their life. Developing place attachment to one's home and local area is beneficial. It has been linked with many positive health and com-munity participation outcomes. People with higher place attachment have greater social and political involvement in their communities (Mesh &Manor, 1998). Communities comprised of highly attached people are more likely to work together to achieve a desired outcome, such as protecting the environment (G.Brown,Reed,&Harris, 2002) and protecting the social and physical features that characterize their neighborhoods (Mesch&Manor,1998).Place attachment influences both
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