Seeking Authenticity in Place, Culture, and the Self

The Great Urban Escape

  • Authors
  • NicholasĀ Osbaldiston

Part of the Cultural Sociology book series (CULTSOC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Nicholas Osbaldiston
    Pages 1-27
  3. Nicholas Osbaldiston
    Pages 73-90
  4. Nicholas Osbaldiston
    Pages 125-144
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 145-175

About this book


In recent times, there has been a substantial push by people to escape the metropolis for lifestyles in small coastal, country, or mountainside locales. This book explores the narratives emerging from amenity-left migration using methods developed within the 'strong' cultural sociology.


community methods migration sociology

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