Holidays in the Danger Zone: Entanglements of War and Tourism

Holidays in the Danger Zone: Entanglements of War and Tourism

by Debbie Lisle


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780816698554
Publisher: University of Minnesota Press
Publication date: 07/15/2016
Series: Critical War Studies Series
Pages: 392
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Debbie Lisle is a reader in international relations in the School of Politics, International Studies, and Philosophy at Queen’s University Belfast. Her books include The Global Politics of Contemporary Travel Writing.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Entanglements of War and Tourism
1. The Double Vision of Empire: The Gordon Relief Campaign, 1884-85
2. Tours of Duty, Tours of Pleasure: Battlefield Journeys and the Rise of Militourism, 1914-45
3. Bipolar Travels: Tourism and Conflict at the Edges of the Cold War
4. Global Interventions: Contested History and the Rise of Dark Tourism
5. Connecting Tourism and Terrorism: Milblogs, Soft Targets, and the Securitization of Travel
Conclusion. Touring Otherwise: The Ethical Possibilities of Entanglement

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