CHAPTER 8 - The city can be a very lonely place...

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CHAPTER 8: SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY: THE URBAN EXPERIENCE
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The Physical Environment Lynch, people view cities as mental images Five Elements Paths Edges Districts Nodes Landmarks
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Lynch He Studied Three Cities L. A. Boston New Jersey Respondents would name the same paths, edges, and other elements. Certain cities had sharper images The greater tie to the city (Milgram)
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The Social Environment: Gesellschaft
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Unformatted text preview: The city can be a very lonely place Gesellschaft Goffman Lofland Goffman: social rules pedestrians observe as they travel about the city Lofland: describes the techniques that are used to identify individuals and their place in society. Gemeinschaft Personal relationships, a sense of belonging Work and social activities bring people into contact Neighborhoods...
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This note was uploaded on 11/27/2011 for the course SYD 3410 taught by Professor Staff during the Summer '08 term at University of Florida.

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