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Gender and Tourism: Social, Cultural and Spatial Perspectives Cara Carmichael Aitchison

Gender and Tourism: Social, Cultural and Spatial Perspectives

Cara Carmichael Aitchison

Published February 10th 2014
ISBN : 9780415497251
Hardcover
296 pages
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 About the Book 

Gender and Tourism provides a review of the field of gender studies in the context of tourism. This book thoroughly explores and explains tourism as a cultural site and process in which gender identities are represented through exclusionary places,MoreGender and Tourism provides a review of the field of gender studies in the context of tourism. This book thoroughly explores and explains tourism as a cultural site and process in which gender identities are represented through exclusionary places, policies and practices. This volume aims to synthesize, critique and develop the growing but fragmented field of gender and tourism research whilst offering original empirical research and insights into the field. It draws on interdisciplinary international literature that engages with tourism as a cultural, gendered and highly visual phenomenon and the authors previous research on gender and leisure.