By Melanie Kay Smith,Prof. Mike Robinson
At the interface among tradition and tourism lies a sequence of deep and demanding matters on the subject of how we care for problems with political engagement, social justice, fiscal swap, belonging, id and that means. This ebook introduces researchers, scholars and practitioners to more than a few attention-grabbing and intricate debates concerning the political and social implications of cultural tourism in a altering international. Concise and thematic theoretical sections give you the framework for a number of case reviews, which contextualise and exemplify the problems raised. The ebook specializes in either conventional and pop culture, and explores the various tensions among cultural protection and social transformation.
The booklet is split into thematic sections - Politics and coverage; neighborhood Participation and Empowerment; Authenticity and Commodification; and Interpretation and illustration - and should be of curiosity to all who desire to know the way cultural tourism keeps to conform as a focus for figuring out a altering world.
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