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Tourism and Applied Anthropologists: Linking Theory and Practice

Tourism and Applied Anthropologists: Linking Theory and Practice

James M. Tim Wallace (Volume Editor)

ISBN: 978-1-444-30742-9

Apr 2009

280 pages

$27.99

Description

NAPA Bulletin is a peer reviewed occasional publication of the National Association for the Practice of Anthropology, dedicated to the practical problem-solving and policy applications of anthropological knowledge and methods.
  • peer reviewed publication of the National Association for the Practice of Anthropology
  • dedicated to the practical problem-solving and policy applications of anthropological knowledge and methods
  • most editions available for course adoption
1. Tourism, Tourists, and Anthropologists at Work (Tim Wallace).

2. Can the Anthropology of Tourism Make Us Better Travelers? (Erve Chambers).

3. Generating Theory, Tourism, and “World Heritage” in Indonesia: Ethical Quandaries for Anthropologists in an Era of Tourist Maniad (Kathleen M. Adams).

4. Archaeological Tourism: Looking for Answers along Mexico's Maya Riviera (Cameron Walker).

5. Enhancing Community-based Tourism Development and Conservation in the Western Caribbean (Susan C. Stonich).

6. Between Pure and Applied Research: Experimental Ethnography in a Transcultural Tourist Art World (Quetzil E. Castañeda).

7. Anthropological Angst and the Tourist Encounter (William A. Douglass, Julie Lacy).

8. An Anthro-planning Approach to Local Heritage Tourism: Case Studies from Appalachia (Mary B. Lalone).

9. Applied Anthropology and Heritage Tourism Planning: Working for the Western Erie Canal Heritage Corridor Planning Commission (Amanda Mason).

10. Hosts and Hosts: The Anthropology of Community-based Ecotourism in the Peruvian Amazon (Amanda Stronza).

11. Keeping the People in the Parks: A Case Study from Guatemala (Tim Wallace, Daniela N. Diamente).

12. More than Nature: Anthropologists as Interpreters of Culture for Nature-based Tours (Palma Ingles).

13. The Traveling Seminar: an Experiment in Cross-cultural Tourism and Education in Taiwan (David Blundell).

14. Anthropologists in the Tourism Workplace (Valene L. Smith).

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· peer reviewed publication of the National Association for the Practice of Anthropology

· dedicated to the practical problem-solving and policy applications of anthropological knowledge and methods

· most editions available for course adoption