Anthropology | ANTHROPOLOGY OF TOURISM
E600 | 0373 | Girshick


Meets first 8 weeks only

This course will explore the social, economic, political, and aesthetic
aspects of tourism from an anthropological perspective. It  will focus on
the sites of tourism (theme parks, heritage travel, eco-tourism,  cultural
villages), as well as the players (tourists, guides, cultural brokers),
the objects (souvenirs), and the performances that characterize the
tourist experience.

This course will be conducted as a seminar. Requirements will be
appropriate for an 8-week course.