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Tourism, Land and Landscape in Ireland: The Commodification of Culture: The Commodification of Culture K.J. James

Tourism, Land and Landscape in Ireland: The Commodification of Culture: The Commodification of Culture

K.J. James

Published October 3rd 2014
ISBN : 9781306890083
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223 pages
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This study, exploring a broad range of evocative Irish travel writing from 1850 to 1914, much of it highly entertaining and heavily laced with irony and humour, draws out interplays between tourism, travel literature and commodifications of culture.MoreThis study, exploring a broad range of evocative Irish travel writing from 1850 to 1914, much of it highly entertaining and heavily laced with irony and humour, draws out interplays between tourism, travel literature and commodifications of culture. It focuses on the importance of informal tourist economies, illicit dimensions of tourism, national landscapes, legend and invented tradition in modern tourism.