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Title Political ecology and tourism / edited by Sanjay Nepal and Jarkko Saarinen
Published London : Routledge, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (xxiii, 278 pages) : illustrations, maps (black and white)
Series Routledge studies in political ecology
Routledge studies in political ecology
Contents Introduction : political ecology and tourism : concepts and constructs / Sanjay K. Nepal, Jarkko Saarinen and Erin McLean-Purdon -- Indigenous tourism as a sustainable social-environmental enterprise : the political ecology of tourism in southeast Alaska / Thomas F. Thornton and Paphaphit Wanasuk -- Political ecology of the flats fishing industry in the Bahamas / Thomas Karrow & Tracey Thompson -- Decommodifying neoliberal conservation : a political ecology of volunteer tourism in Costa Rica / Noella J. Gray, Lisa M. Campbell, and Alexandra Meeker -- The politics of community-based ecotourism in Sakteng Wildlife Sanctuary, Bbhutan / Heidi Karst and Ngawang Gyeltshen -- A fragmented shore : class politics and the Connecticut beaches / Adam Keul -- The call of the wild : power and ideology in the Adirondack Park / Elizabeth S. Vidon -- Political ecology of community-based natural resources management : principles and practices of power sharing in Botswana / Monkgogi Lenao and Jarkko Saarinen -- Conservation for whom? : parks, people, and tourism in Annapurna Conservation Area, Nepal / Smriti Dahal & Sanjay K. Nepal -- Maya as commodity fetish : accumulation by dispossession and ecotourism in the Yucatan Peninsula / Alex R. Colucci and Amanda N. Mullett -- A political ecology of tourism in the shadow of an inter-oceanic canal in Nicaragua : displacing poverty or displacing social and environmental welfare? / Carter Hunt -- High-end coastal tourism in northeastern Brazil : implications for local livelihoods and natural resources management / Fernanda de Vasconcellos Pegas -- Tourism development, dispossession and displacement of local communities in the Ookavango Delta, Botswana / Joseph E. Mbaiwa -- Context-sensitive political ecology to consolidate local realities under global discourses : a view for tourism studies / Hannu I. Heikkinen, Nicolás Acosta García, Simo Sarkki and Élise Lépy -- Skwelkwek'welt is what we call this place : indigenous-settler relations and the othered side of British Columbia's Sun Peaks resort / Lisa Cooke -- Environment, gender and identity : the Taselotzin project by indigenous women in Cuetzalan, Mexico / Isis Saavedra-Luna and Yolanda Massieu-Trigo -- Conclusions : towards a political ecology of tourism : key issues and research prospects / Jarkko Saarinen and Sanjay K. Nepal
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Political ecology -- Case studies
Tourism -- Environmental aspects -- Case studies
Tourism -- Political aspects -- Case studies
Political ecology.
Politisk ekologi.
Tourism -- Environmental aspects.
Tourism -- Political aspects.
Turism -- miljöaspekter.
Turism -- poltiska aspekter.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Nepal, Sanjay Kumar, editor
Saarinen, Jarkko, 1968- editor
ISBN 1315723476
1317528050 (Mobipocket ebook)
1317528069 (ePub ebook)
1317528077 (PDF ebook)
9781317528050 (Mobipocket ebook)
9781317528067 (ePub ebook)
9781317528074 (PDF ebook)