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The Resource The Ethics of Sightseeing, (electronic resource)

The Ethics of Sightseeing, (electronic resource)

Label
The Ethics of Sightseeing
Title
The Ethics of Sightseeing
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Is travel inherently beneficial to human character? Does it automatically educate and enlighten while also promoting tolerance, peace, and understanding? In this challenging book, Dean MacCannell identifies and overcomes common obstacles to ethical sightseeing. Through his unique combination of personal observation and in-depth scholarship, MacCannell ventures into specific tourist destinations and attractions: "picturesque" rural and natural landscapes, "hip" urban scenes, historic locations of tragic events, Disney theme parks, beaches, and travel poster ideals. He shows how strategies inten
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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MacCannell, Dean
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
ProQuest Ebook Central
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  • Sightseeing business
  • Tourism
  • Geography
  • Hospitality
Label
The Ethics of Sightseeing, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://www.EUI.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=685410
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Cover; Cover; Contents; Contents; List of Illustrations; List of Illustrations; Preface; Preface; Prologue: I Was a Tourist at Freud House, London; Prologue: I Was a Tourist at Freud House, London; PART ONE. THE UBIQUITOUS TOURIST AND POSTMODERN PARANOIA; PART ONE. THE UBIQUITOUS TOURIST AND POSTMODERN PARANOIA; 1 Tourist/Other and the Unconscious; 1 Tourist/Other and the Unconscious; 2 Staged Authenticity Today; 2 Staged Authenticity Today; PART TWO. RECENT TRENDS IN RESEARCH AND THE NEW MORAL TOURISM; PART TWO. RECENT TRENDS IN RESEARCH AND THE NEW MORAL TOURISM; 3 Why Sightseeing?
  • 3 Why Sightseeing?4 Toward an Ethics of Sightseeing; 4 Toward an Ethics of Sightseeing; 5 Trips and Their Reason; 5 Trips and Their Reason; PART THREE. CITY AND COUNTRYSIDE AS SYMBOLIC CONSTRUCTS; PART THREE. CITY AND COUNTRYSIDE AS SYMBOLIC CONSTRUCTS; 6 The Tourist in the Urban Symbolic; 6 The Tourist in the Urban Symbolic; 7 Looking Through the Landscape; 7 Looking Through the Landscape; PART FOUR. THE IMAGINATION VERSUS THE IMAGINARY; PART FOUR. THE IMAGINATION VERSUS THE IMAGINARY; 8 An Imaginary Symbolic: From Piranesi to Disney; 8 An Imaginary Symbolic: From Piranesi to Disney
  • 9 The Touristic Attitude: Acceding to the Imaginary9 The Touristic Attitude: Acceding to the Imaginary; 10 The Bilbao Effect: Ethical Symbolic Representation; 10 The Bilbao Effect: Ethical Symbolic Representation; 11 Painful Memory; 11 Painful Memory; 12 The Intentional Structure of Tourist Imagery; 12 The Intentional Structure of Tourist Imagery; 13 Tourist Agency; 13 Tourist Agency; Appendix: Tourism as a Moral Field; Appendix: Tourism as a Moral Field; Notes; Notes; Index; Index; A; A; B; B; C; C; D; D; E; E; F; F; G; G; H; H; I; I; J; J; K; K; L; L; M; M; N; N; O; O; P; P; R; R; S; S; T
  • TU; U; V; V; W; W; Y; Y; Z; Z;
Control code
u365933
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (289 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780520948655
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBL685410
  • (OCoLC)727732206
Label
The Ethics of Sightseeing, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://www.EUI.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=685410
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Cover; Cover; Contents; Contents; List of Illustrations; List of Illustrations; Preface; Preface; Prologue: I Was a Tourist at Freud House, London; Prologue: I Was a Tourist at Freud House, London; PART ONE. THE UBIQUITOUS TOURIST AND POSTMODERN PARANOIA; PART ONE. THE UBIQUITOUS TOURIST AND POSTMODERN PARANOIA; 1 Tourist/Other and the Unconscious; 1 Tourist/Other and the Unconscious; 2 Staged Authenticity Today; 2 Staged Authenticity Today; PART TWO. RECENT TRENDS IN RESEARCH AND THE NEW MORAL TOURISM; PART TWO. RECENT TRENDS IN RESEARCH AND THE NEW MORAL TOURISM; 3 Why Sightseeing?
  • 3 Why Sightseeing?4 Toward an Ethics of Sightseeing; 4 Toward an Ethics of Sightseeing; 5 Trips and Their Reason; 5 Trips and Their Reason; PART THREE. CITY AND COUNTRYSIDE AS SYMBOLIC CONSTRUCTS; PART THREE. CITY AND COUNTRYSIDE AS SYMBOLIC CONSTRUCTS; 6 The Tourist in the Urban Symbolic; 6 The Tourist in the Urban Symbolic; 7 Looking Through the Landscape; 7 Looking Through the Landscape; PART FOUR. THE IMAGINATION VERSUS THE IMAGINARY; PART FOUR. THE IMAGINATION VERSUS THE IMAGINARY; 8 An Imaginary Symbolic: From Piranesi to Disney; 8 An Imaginary Symbolic: From Piranesi to Disney
  • 9 The Touristic Attitude: Acceding to the Imaginary9 The Touristic Attitude: Acceding to the Imaginary; 10 The Bilbao Effect: Ethical Symbolic Representation; 10 The Bilbao Effect: Ethical Symbolic Representation; 11 Painful Memory; 11 Painful Memory; 12 The Intentional Structure of Tourist Imagery; 12 The Intentional Structure of Tourist Imagery; 13 Tourist Agency; 13 Tourist Agency; Appendix: Tourism as a Moral Field; Appendix: Tourism as a Moral Field; Notes; Notes; Index; Index; A; A; B; B; C; C; D; D; E; E; F; F; G; G; H; H; I; I; J; J; K; K; L; L; M; M; N; N; O; O; P; P; R; R; S; S; T
  • TU; U; V; V; W; W; Y; Y; Z; Z;
Control code
u365933
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (289 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780520948655
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBL685410
  • (OCoLC)727732206

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