Tourism, Globalisation and Cultural Change : An Island Community Perspective.

This book offers original insights into the broad and deep influences of tourism, and places them within the historical context of globalisation. The research undertaken on a Canary Island emphasises the indigenous experience, and makes cross-cultural comparisons, especially with island communities.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Macleod, Donald V. L.
Format: eBook
Published: Bristol : Channel View Publications, Limited, 2004.
Edition:1st ed.
Series:Tourism and Cultural Change Ser.
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Table of Contents:
  • Intro
  • Contents
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgements
  • Part 1 The Issues, The Community and the Tourists
  • Chapter 1 Tourism, Globalisation and Cultural Change
  • Chapter 2 Valle Gran Rey: A Changing Destination
  • Chapter 3 The Tourists: Types and Motivation
  • Part 2 The Influence of Tourism
  • Chapter 4 Work and Property
  • Chapter 5 Power and Conflict
  • Chapter 6 Social Identity
  • Chapter 7 Family, Belief and Values
  • Chapter 8 The Ability of Tourism to Change Culture
  • References
  • Index.