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Cover for Entering the global margin: setting the 'other' scene in independent travel.

This chapter argues that touristic popular culture and critical tourist theory is disproportionately focused on the scene of the 'self', especially in relation to the individualized discourse of the independent traveller. It is pointed out that demonstrating how backpacking is defined through the...

Author(s)
Bennett, R. J.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934040)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for 'Glocal' heterotopias: new-flâneur's transit narratives.

This chapter explores a mobilities connection with urban semiotics within what it calls Moscow's 'post-Soviet' contested Metro(scape) enacting a variety of (re-/de-)constructed local identities within emerging global urban spaces which are subjected to branded global-local ('glocal') landscapes...

Author(s)
Fahmi, W. S.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934040)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Tourism and mobilities: local-global connections.

This book aims to communicate a series of ideas grounded in present discussions on how 'mobility studies' can help enrich and enlighten the understanding of tourism in the context of the current trend of increasing globalization. Bringing together theoretical and practical issues, this edited...

Author(s)
Burns, P. M.; Novelli, M.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934040)
Type
Book