9780415149198

Destinations: Cultural Landscapes of Tourism

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  • ISBN13:

    9780415149198

  • ISBN10:

    0415149193

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1998-08-13
  • Publisher: Routledge
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Summary

This book presents new directions for both tourism and cultural landscape studies in geography, crossing the traditional boundaries between the research of geographers and scholars of the tourism industry.

Table of Contents

Notes on contributors ix(4)
Acknowledgments xiii
Introduction 1(14)
PART I Writing the tourist landscape 15(34)
1 Tourism and the semiological realization of space
17(16)
GEORGE HUGHES
2 Cybertourism and the phantasmagoria of place
33(16)
CHRIS ROJEK
PART II Destinations 49(125)
3 Landscape resources, tourism and landscape change in Bali, Indonesia
51(12)
GEOFFREY WALL
4 Tourism employment and shifts in the determination of social status in Bali: the case of the "guide"
63(17)
JUDITH CUKIER
5 Rewriting languages of geography and tourism: cultural discourses of destinations, gender and tourism history in the Canadian Rockies
80(21)
SHELAGH J. SQUIRE
6 Tourism and the construction of place in Canada's eastern Arctic
101(20)
SIMON MILNE
JACQUELINE GREKIN
SUSAN WOODLEY
7 Tartan mythology: the traditional tourist image of Scotland
121(19)
RICHARD W. BUTLER
8 Making the Pacific: globalization, modernity and myth
140(14)
C. MICHAEL HALL
9 The social construction of tourist destinations: the process of transformation of the Saariselka tourism region in Finnish Lapland
154(20)
JARKKO SAARINEN
Index 174

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