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

Author/Creator:
Carrigan, Anthony, 1980-
Publication:
New York : Routledge, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
xvii, 259 p. ; 24 cm.
Series:
Routledge research in postcolonial literatures ; 33.
Routledge research in postcolonial literatures ; 33
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Subjects:
Commonwealth literature (English) -- History and criticism.
Tourism in literature.
Ecology in literature.
Postcolonialism in literature.
Culture and tourism -- Commonwealth countries.
Tourism -- Environmental aspects -- Commonwealth countries.
Tourism -- Social aspects -- Commonwealth countries.
Ecocriticism.
Contents:
Introduction
Part I. Tourism and nature: Visual perception and touristed landscapes; Contested environments: tourism, indigeneity, and ideologies of development; Tourism, desecration, and sacred land
Part II. Tourism and culture: Touristification and cultural sustainability; Tourism and reindigenization
Part III. Sex, tourism, and embodied experience: Sex tourism, beach ecology, and compound disaster; Gendered islands, tourism, and prostitution discourse
Conclusion: storytelling, postcapitalism, and interdisciplinarity.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780415882736
0415882737
9780203832097
0203832094
OCLC:
651487626