Japanese tourism / Carolin Funck and Malcolm Cooper.

Author
Funck, Carolin [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : Berghahn Books, 2013.
Description
1 online resource (255 p.)

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The changing patterns of Japanese tourism and the views of the Japanese tourist since the Meiji Restoration, in 1868, are given an in-depth historical, geographical, economic and social analysis in this book. As well as providing a case study for the purpose of investigating the changing face of global tourism from the 19th to the 21st Century, this account of Japanese tourism explores both domestic social relations and international geographical, political and economic relations, especially in the northeast Asian context. Socio-cultural and geographical analysis form the research framework f
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Description based upon print version of record.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (ebrary, viewed December 16, 2013).
Language note
English
Contents
Title page; Copyright; Contents; Figures and Tables ; Acknowledgements ; Abbreviations; Chronology; 1 Introduction to Japanese Tourism ; 2 The Roots of Japanese Travel Culture ; 3 The Rules of the Game ; 4 Domestic Tourism and its Social Background ; 5 The Travelling Yen ; 6 The Japanese Gaze on the World ; 7 Welcome to Japan ; 8 Multiple Futures for Japan's Tourism ; 9 Conclusions ; Glossary; References; Index
ISBN
  • 1-78533-029-2
  • 1-4619-5250-6
  • 1-78238-076-0
OCLC
863671079
Doi
  • 10.1515/9781782380764
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