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Flashcards in Factors contributing to character of place Deck (5):
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Character of place refers to

the physical and human features that help distinguish one place from another

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Endogenous factor

Shapes a place from within

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Exogenous factor

An external factor that shapes a place

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Examples of endogenous factors

Physical geography
Topography
Land use
Built environment
Demography and economy
Rural/Urban
Infrastructure

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Examples of exogenous factors

Nearby attractions or towns
Tourism
Flows of investment
Migration