An Introduction to Tourism and Anthropology

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Psychology Press, 1999 - Business & Economics - 188 pages
This introductory text explains how anthropology is integral to the study of tourism dynamics. Starting with an overview of the development of anthropology as a social science, the author uses a wealth of international examples, including the UK, USA and Australia, to bring practical relevance to complex theories. With its lucid writing style, summaries, sample questions and suggestions for further reading, this book will be an invaluable teaching resource in this area.
 

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Contents

Figures
7
PART il
59
is tourism
95
theoretical
151
Notes
161
Bibliography
173
Index
183
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Peter Burns is Head of Tourism and Leisure at the University of Luton

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