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Leisure and Tourism Landscapes

Social and Cultural Geographies (Routledge Advances in Tourism)

by Cara Aitchison

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


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Number of Pages208
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Open LibraryOL7485026M
ISBN 100415170605
ISBN 109780415170604

The combination of weather and holy days can help you determine the best times to visit Israel. The most popular time to travel to Israel is in the late spring and fall, when the weather is warm. Both symbolic and material spaces of leisure and tourism are also examined in relation to urban and rural landscapes, heritage landscapes, gendered landscapes, and landscapes of sexuality and desire. With a multidisciplinary approach and a strong theoretical content which builds on poststructuralist theories, this is undoubtedly an important.

Recreation and leisure studies in North America offers a number of intriguing parallels with tourism. Both have diverse origins; are inherently interdisciplinary; and combine traditional atheoretical, descriptive, and applied research with innovative scholarship that is devoted to Cited by: This book focuses on the issues and trends in outdoor, 'nature-based' recreation, leisure and tourism and explores the implications for public policy, planning, management and marketing. It is intended as supplementary reading for advanced students and is a useful reference tool. Available from CAB International Publishing. Table of Contents.

Destination weddings promise a picture-book beginning to a marriage: vows exchanged on a beach or in a citrus grove, in front of a castle or on top of a mountain. Today roughly a quarter of. *tourism in sacred landscapes *leisure practices in cyberspace *leisure and yachting *use of recreational/holiday cottages *National Parks, local parks and gardens Presenting an exciting mix of attitudes and ideas concerning leisure and tourism, this book documents a lively debate, placing geography at its centre.


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As a set of activities where players and holidaymakers are closer to death or danger than they would otherwise be, they are the complete opposite of normal games or vacations. Leisure And Tourism Landscapes by Cara Aitchison. Exploring the influence of leisure and tourism on the production, representation and consumption of landscape, the first half of this important book focuses on different ways of ‘seeing’ or representing landscape, whereas the second half examines different forms of productive consumption in leisure and by: Women and Sex Tourism Landscapes (Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility) - Kindle edition by Sanders-McDonagh, Erin.

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Leisure and Tourism Landscapes. by Cara Aitchison,Nicola E. MacLeod,Nicola E Macleod,Stephen J. Shaw. Routledge Advances in Tourism. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book.

Rate it * You Rated it *Brand: Taylor And Francis. In book: A Companion to Tourism, pp - series of poststructuralist discourses of the spatiality of leisure and tourism landscapes, for the study of interrelationships of tourism and. Exploring the influence of leisure and tourism on the production, representation and consumption of landscape, the first half of this important book focuses on different ways of ‘seeing’ or representing landscape, whereas the second half examines different forms.

Locating Landscapes: Geographies of Lesiure and Tourism Introduction Colonial geographies: mapping regional territories Systematic geographies: modelling land use and tourism Landscape evaluations: mapping scenic amenity in leisure and tourism Tourism geographies: topologies of land use Structuralist interpretations of leisure and tourism.

Increasingly significant as mediators of spatial identity and meaning, leisure, tourism, culture and heritage are only now beginning to be located within the rapidly evolving discourses of poststructuralist geographies.

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Leisure and Tourism Landscapes bookAuthor: Cara Aitchison, Nicola E. MacLeod, Stephen J. Shaw. Exploring the influence of leisure and tourism on the production, representation and consumption of landscape, the first half of this important book focuses on different ways of 'seeing' or representing landscape, whereas the second half examines different forms.

This volume aims to map out the complex relationships leisure has with notions of place and space in contemporary life. Illustrating the transdisciplinarity of this key feature of leisure studies, it explores how leisure places and spaces affect personal, social and collective identities.

The theme of this important book is the influence of leisure and tourism on the production, representation and consumption of landscape. Increasingly significant as mediators of spatial identity and meaning, leisure, tourism, culture and heritage are only now beginning to be located within the rapidly evolving discourses of poststructuralist geographies.5/5(1).

"This book on space, place, and landscape covers considerable new ground in the under-studied area of space and leisure.

Here space and place are linked in the over-arching framework of landscape, where the first two are sometimes disconnected and incompatible and other times well-linked in. Get this from a library. Leisure and tourism landscapes: social and cultural geographies.

[Cara Aitchison; Nicola E MacLeod; Stephen J Shaw] -- Increasingly significant as mediators of spatial identity and meaning, leisure, tourism, culture and heritage are only now beginning to be located within the rapidly evolving discourses of.

With the CABI Leisure & Tourism Book Collection, you'll discover over 70 unique resources that, together, cover all aspects of tourism—including economics, cross-cultural interaction, sustainable development,ecotourism, and more—for a variety of demographics and geographic locations.

Read "Landscapes of Leisure Space, Place and Identities" by available from Rakuten Kobo. This volume aims to map out the complex relationships leisure has with notions of place and space in contemporary life. Brand: Palgrave Macmillan UK.

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Trent University Library : Woman and Sex Tourism Landscapes explores female tourists' interactions with highly sexualized spaces and places in two very different contexts: the Netherlands and Thailand. Addressing this incongruence, this text explores the ways in which these spaces are constructed, and examines the different relations that govern the management of, and.

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Notes on contributors. Dr Melanie Smith is an Associate Professor at the Budapest Metropolitan University in Budapest. She is co-author of the book Health, Tourism and Hospitality: Spas, Wellness and Medical Travel () with Dr László Puczkó.

She has worked for over 10 years on health tourism, including publications, keynote speeches and consultancy in a range of by: 9. (). Landscapes of leisure: space, place and identities. Journal of Tourism and Cultural Change: Vol. 16, No. 2, pp.

Cited by: 1.Prof. Dr. Harald Pechlaner holds the Chair of Tourism and is the head of the Center for Entrepreneurship at the Catholic University of Eichstaett-Ingolstadt. Prof. Dr. Egon Smeral is economist at the Austrian Institute of Economic Research (WIFO) in Vienna and lecturer on tourism and leisure economics.