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A Critical Interpretation of the "Quality of Place". Between Attractiveness and Post-rurality in Chianti
Journal Title: ARCHIVIO DI STUDI URBANI E REGIONALI 
Author/s: Massimo Battaglia, Chiara Certomà, Marco Frey 
Year:  2019 Issue: 126 Language: English 
Pages:  20 Pg. 77-96 FullText PDF:  165 KB
DOI:  10.3280/ASUR2019-126005
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The scientific community has been increasingly focusing on development opportunities for rural areas, most notably with the identification of attractiveness factors such as potential drivers of growth and improvement of "quality of life". This paper contributes to the debate by proposing the adoption of a post-rurality approach in the interpretation of local development paths and social relations among local socio-economic stakeholders, as well as their participation in local area governance. The Chianti Classico wine-growing area in Tuscany, Italy, is presented as a case study.
Keywords: Attractiveness; quality of place; post-rural studies; wine-producing areas; Chianti Classico.

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Massimo Battaglia, Chiara Certomà, Marco Frey, in "ARCHIVIO DI STUDI URBANI E REGIONALI" 126/2019, pp. 77-96, DOI:10.3280/ASUR2019-126005

   

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