Empty Meeting Grounds: The Tourist Papers

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Routledge, Sep 11, 2002 - Social Science - 240 pages
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Empty Meeting Grounds continues Dean MacCannell's search for the cultural subject that is about to emerge from the encounter of the ex-primitive and the post-modern. It contains fascinating chapters on `Cannibal Tours', `The Desire to be Postmodern', the Vietnam Memorial in Washington D.C., the Statue of Liberty Restoration Project and the urbanization of Yosemite Park.
 

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Dean MacCannell is Professor Emeritus of Environmental Design at the University of California, Davis, and is the author of "The Tourist" (UC Press).

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