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Book Announcement: Explorations in Place Attachment

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A new book, Exploration in Place Attachment, edited by Jeffrey S. Smith (Associate Professor of Geography at Kansas State University), is being published now and will be made widely available in 2018. The book explores the unique contribution that geographers can make to the notion of place attachment, and related ideas of place identity and sense of place. It presents six types of places to which people become attached, and provides a global range of empirical case studies to illustrate theoretical foundations. 

Laurier Archives Travel Award -- Deadline approaching

The application deadline for the Laurier Archives Travel Award, which supports travel to Wilfrid Laurier University to conduct research in the Archives,  is December 1, 2017.

If you are interested in applying and have questions about the award or about our collections, please contact the Laurier Archives. Note: Applications are adjudicated by an independent committee, so your conversations with us won't impact the decision process.