The Problem of Pleasure: Leisure, Tourism and Crime

The Problem of Pleasure: Leisure, Tourism and Crime


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780415672580
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 02/02/2012
Pages: 264
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.60(d)

About the Author

Carol Jones and Rob Mawby are criminologists associated with the University of Gloucestershire, UK .

Elaine Barclay is a criminologist at the University of New England, Armidale, Australia.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: The Problem of Pleasure – Theoretical Foundations, R. I. Mawby 2. The Paradox of Cinematic Sexual Violence as Entertainment, Jane Monckton-Smith 3. Crime Time: The Rise of Police Programming on Television, Jenny Wise and Alyce McGovern 4. The Making, Shaking and Taking of Public Spaces, Rob White 5. Playgrounds Without Frontiers: Movin’, Moddin’, Pushing the Boundaries of Pleasure, Zannagh Hatton 6. Impermissible Pleasures in UK Leisure: Exploring Policy Developments in Alcohol and Illicit Drugs, Karenza Moore and Fiona Measham 7. The Problem of Access: Outdoor Leisure Activities and Access to Private Rural Land, Elaine Barclay and Joe Donnermeyer 8. Public Disorder, Antisocial Behaviour and Alcohol-Related Crime: From the Metropilis to the Tourist Resort, R.I. Mawby 9. Sin City v. Fantasyland: Crime, Legislation and Policing in Two Different Tourism Environments, Ross Wolf and Hugh Potter 10. 'There Can Be No Orcs in New Zealand': Do Media Representations of Crime Tarnish Tourism? John W. Buttle and James Rodgers 11. Visitor Perceptions of Crime-Safety and Attituded Towards Risk: The Case of Table Mountain National Park, Cape Town, Richard George 12. Crime and Safety within Caravan Populations: An Australian Survey, R. I. Mawby and E. Barclay 13. Tourist Victimisation – An Exploratory Survey from Ghana, Kwaku Boakye 14. The Tourist Victim: Paradise Lost or Paradise Regained? Carol Jones

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