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Places around us: embodied lay geographies in leisure and tourism


Places around us: embodied lay geographies in leisure and tourism



Leisure Studies 19(2): 63-76



ISSN/ISBN: 0261-4367

DOI: 10.1080/026143600374752

When individuals are doing leisure and tourism they find themselves in a place. This may be a town park, a field, a historic site or a theme park, pub, club, mountain range or a beach. This paper examines how the meanings attached to this place are negotiated through time and through contact with others.

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