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The Cultural Moment in Tourism

The Cultural Moment in Tourism

The Cultural Moment in Tourism Edited by Laurajane Smith, Emma Waterton, Steve Watson

This book is a response to the burgeoning interest in cultural tourism and the associated need for a coherently theorized approach for understanding the practices that such an interest creates. Cultural tourism has become an important and popular aspect of contemporary tourism studies, as well as providing a rich seam of upscale product development opportunities in the industry as a whole. Much of the related literature, however, focuses upon describing and categorizing cultural tourism from a supply-side perspective.