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Ethics of Sightseeing

ISBN-10: 0520257839
ISBN-13: 9780520257832
Edition: 2011
Authors: Dean MacCannell
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List price: $27.95
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: University of California Press
Publication date: 5/19/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 288
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

Dean MacCannellis Professor Emeritus of Environmental Design at the University of California, Davis, and is the author ofThe Tourist(UC Press).

List of Illustrations
Prologue: I Was a Tourist at Freud House, London
The Ubiquitous Tourist and Postmodern Paranoia
Tourist/Other and the Unconscious
Staged Authenticity Today
Recent Trends in Research and the New Moral Tourism
Why Sightseeing?
Toward an Ethics of Sightseeing
Trips and Their Reason
City and Countryside as Symbolic Constructs
The Tourist in the Urban Symbolic
Looking Through the Landscape
The Imagination Versus the Imaginary
The Touristic Attitude: Acceding to the Imaginary
The Bilbao Effect: Ethical Symbolic Representation
Painful Memory
The Intentional Structure of Tourist Imagery
Tourist Agency
Appendix: Tourism as a Moral Field

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