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Touring cultures : transformations of travel and theory / edited by Chris Rojek and John Urry.

By: Rojek, Chris
Contributor(s): Urry, John
Language: English Publisher: London : Routledge, 1997.Description: ix, 214p. : ill., tables ; 24cm.ISBN: 0415111250
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Book Book British Museum Africa Oceania and the Americas Open Shelves KDHC [ROJ-] (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available M34614
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Bibl.: p.196-209. - Contents: Transformations of travel and theory / C. Rojek, J. Urry; 1, Theories. The disoriented tourist / E. Jokinen, S. Veijola; Indexing, dragging and the social construction of tourist sights / C. Rojek; The objects of travel / Celia Lury; "McDisneyization" and "post-tourism" / George Ritzer, A. Liska; II, Contexts. The culture of tourism / J. Craik; Performing the tourist product / P. Crang; A people's story: heritage, identity and authenticity / Sharon Macdonald; Tourism and the photographic eye / Carol Crawshaw, J. Urry.