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A Trip Too Far: Ecotourism, Politics and Exploitation

By: Rosaleen Duffy

210 pages, no illustrations

Earthscan

Paperback | Dec 2002 | #126097 | ISBN: 1853837598
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Hardback | Dec 2002 | #138089 | ISBN: 185383758X
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About this book

Presents a critical analysis of ecotourism. By the extensive use of case study and interview material, Duffy shows how ecotourism can work to support conservation and local economies given the right political context and regulation.


Contents

Green greed - ecotourism and environmental ideologies; enjoying the misery of it all - self indulgence as self denial in ecotourism; resistance and collaboration - social and political impact of ecotourism; imagined communities - marketing the exotic nation-state; ecotourism and access to social justice; ecotourism and global networks of international capital.

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