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Dark Tourism and Crime

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ISBN-10: 1136165525

ISBN-13: 9781136165528

Edition: N/A

Authors: Derek Dalton

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Description:

Dark tourism has become widespread and diverse.   It has passed into popular culture vernacular, deployed in guide books as a short hand descriptor for sites that are associated with death, suffering and trauma.  However, whilst  books have been devoted to dark tourism as a general topic no single text has sought to explore dark tourism in spaces where crime -  mass murder, genocide, State sanctioned torture and violence - has occurred as an organising theme. Dark Tourism and Crime explores the socio-cultural contours of this unique type of tourism and explains why spaces/places where crime has occurred fascinate and attract tourists. The book is marked by an ethics of respect for the…    
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Book details

Publisher: Routledge
Binding: E-Book 
Pages: 230