The Resource Postcolonial tourism : literature, culture, and environment, Anthony Carrigan

Postcolonial tourism : literature, culture, and environment, Anthony Carrigan

Label
Postcolonial tourism : literature, culture, and environment
Title
Postcolonial tourism
Title remainder
literature, culture, and environment
Statement of responsibility
Anthony Carrigan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Carrigan here examines the aesthetic portrayal of tourism in postcolonial literatures. Looking at the cultural and ecological effects of mass tourism development in states that are still grappling with the legacies of 'western' colonialism, he argues that postcolonial writers provide blueprints toward sustainable tourism futures
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
820.9/32
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9080.5
LC item number
.C37 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge research in postcolonial literatures
Series volume
33
Label
Postcolonial tourism : literature, culture, and environment, Anthony Carrigan
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Tourism and nature. Visual perception and touristed landscapes -- Contested environments: tourism, indigeneity, and ideologies of development -- Tourism, desecration, and sacred land -- Tourism and culture. Touristification and cultural sustainability -- Tourism and reindigenization -- Sex, tourism, and embodied experience. Sex tourism, beach ecology, and compound disaster -- Gendered islands, tourism, and prostitution discourse -- Conclusion: storytelling, postcapitalism, and interdisciplinarity
Control code
ocn710992359
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 259 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203832097
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b36987852
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)710992359
  • taylor0203832094

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