Themes

Tourism, Culture, History
  • Tourism and Concepts of Strangeness and Selfhood
  • Tourism, Modernity, and Others in Time and History
  • Institutions and Political and Cultural Economies of Tourism
  • Ontological Work in Tourism, Science, Religion and the Arts
Tourism, Contact, Hospitality
  • Contact, Alieness, Hospitality, Strangers, Friendship
  • Mimesis, Metonymy, and the Bewitchment of the World
  • Others as Selves in Museums, Gardens, Heritage Sites
  • Ideas of Cosmopolitanism, Nationalism, Locality, Indigenousness
Tourism and Ideas of Time and Nature
  • Ontology and Ideology of Time and Nature
  • Tourism and Cultivations of Nature/Ideas of Nature
  • Tourism and Ideas of Waste and Pollution
  • Tourism and Ideas/Practices of Cleansing
Methodological Issues in Tourism Studies
  • How to Observe Tourists Ethnographically
  • How to Study Touristic Material Cultures, Linguistics, Contact Zones
  • Ethical and Moral Implications of the Researcher and the Researched
  • Closeness and Distance in Tourism Research