Cruising in the Global Economy: Profits, Pleasure and Work at Sea

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Ashgate Publishing, Ltd., 2008 - Political Science - 184 pages
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This interdisciplinary analysis of the business of cruise tourism elicits an examination of states' relationship to the maritime regulatory structure governing ship ownership, management and operations; cruise lines' business strategies; and changing leisure consumption patterns and meanings.

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Christine B.N. Chin is Associate Professor of International Relations in the School of International Service, American University, USA.

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