Record:   Prev Next
作者 Carrigan, Anthony, 1980-
書名 Postcolonial tourism : literature, culture, and environment / Anthony Carrigan
出版項 New York : Routledge, 2011
國際標準書號 9780415882736 (hbk.)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 近史所郭廷以圖書館  820.932 C316    在架上    30550100562238
說明 xvii, 259 p. ; 24 cm
系列 Routledge research in postcolonial literatures ; 33
Routledge research in postcolonial literatures ; 33
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
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
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
主題 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
Record:   Prev Next