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  1. Real Tourism

    Practice, Care, and Politics in Contemporary Travel Culture

    Edited by Claudio Minca, Tim Oakes

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    Over the past decade, tourism studies has broken out of its traditional institutional affiliation with business and management programs to take its legitimate place as an interdisciplinary social science field of cutting edge scholarship. The field has emerged as central to ongoing debates in...

    Published November 30th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Translocal China

    Linkages, Identities and the Re-imagining of Space

    Edited by Tim Oakes, Louisa Schein

    Series: Routledge Studies on China in Transition

    Inter-disciplinary in approach, this collection of essays explores China’s reform era development within the concept of translocality. A key element of spatial change in today’s China has been the unprecedented geographic mobility of millions of labour migrants, tourists, brides, entrepreneurs, and...

    Published June 15th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Tourism and Modernity in China

    By Tim Oakes

    Series: Routledge Studies on China in Transition

    This book explores how the experience of modernization is revealed in China's newly constructed tourist landscapes. It argues that in China's burgeoning ethnic tourist villages and theme parks can be seen all the contradictions, debasement, and liberating potentials of Chinese modernity. Tim Oakes...

    Published August 27th 1998 by Routledge

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