1st Edition

Touring Cultures
Transformations of Travel and Theory

Edited By

Chris Rojek

,

John Urry





ISBN 9780415111256
Published June 10, 1997 by Routledge
228 Pages

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Book Description

It is becoming ever clearer that while people tour cultures, cultures and objects themselves are in a constant state of migration. This collection brings together some of the most influential writers in the field to examine the complex connections between tourism and cultural change and the relevance of tourist experience to current theoretical debates on space, time and identity.

Table of Contents

Transformations of Travel and Theory, Part 1 Theories, Part 2 Contexts.

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Biography

John Urry (Lancaster University, UK.  Professor Chris Rojek (Brunel University, UK, University Nottingham Trent.