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Flashcards in Globalisation of place Deck (5):
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Homogenised place

Places are identical to eachother

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Clone towns

Settlements where the highstreet is dominated by chain stores

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Placelessness

The idea that a place could be anywhere as it lacks uniqueness due to homogenisation

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Glocalisation

Multinational companies who have to adapt their products to the local market place
E.g. McDonalds' Maharaja Burger

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Case study about resisting homogenisation and placelessness

Totnes, Devon