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Irish Tourism: Image, Culture & Identity

Irish Tourism: Image, Culture & Identity

by Michael Cronin
     
 

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Scholars in the humanities and social sciences as well as tourism explore such aspects of tourism in Ireland as the local and global in tourist communities, the globalization of tourist products and practices, and negotiating tourist and native identities. Distributed in the US by UTP Distribution. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

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Scholars in the humanities and social sciences as well as tourism explore such aspects of tourism in Ireland as the local and global in tourist communities, the globalization of tourist products and practices, and negotiating tourist and native identities. Distributed in the US by UTP Distribution. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781873150535
Publisher:
Multilingual Matters Ltd.
Publication date:
09/08/2003
Series:
Tourism and Cultural Change Ser.
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

Michael Cronin is Associate Professor in the School of Applied Language and Intercultural Studies and Dean of the Joint Faculty of Humanities, Dublin City University. He is author of Across the Lines: Travel, Language and Translation (Cork University Press, 2000) and Translating Ireland: Translation, Languages, Identities (Cork University Press, 1996). He is co-editor of Reinventing Ireland: Culture, Society and the Global Economy (Pluto Press, 2002) and Tourism in Ireland: A Critical Analysis (Cork University Press, 1993). He is a member of the Editorial Board of Tourism and Cultural Change and a member of the International Editorial Board of Language and Intercultural Communication.

Barbara O'Connor is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Communications, Dublin City University. She has published widely on Irish tourism and other aspects of Irish popular culture including media audiences/consumption and popular dance. She is co-editor of Gender in Irish Society (Galway University Press, 1987), Tourism in Ireland: A Critical Analysis (Cork University Press, 1993) and Media Audiences in Ireland: Power and Cultural Identity (University College Dublin Press, 1997).

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