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Title'Strangers in our midst' : tourism as a development strategy in Newfoundland
AuthorO'Hollaren, Julie
DescriptionThesis (M.A.)--Memorial University of Newfoundland, 1985. Anthropology
Date1985
Pagination157 leaves : 3 fold. maps
SubjectTourism--Newfoundland and Labrador; Tourism--Newfoundland and Labrador--Trinity; Trinity (N.L.)
DegreeM.A.
Degree GrantorMemorial University of Newfoundland. Dept. of Anthropology
DisciplineAnthropology
LanguageEng
Spatial CoverageCanada--Newfoundland and Labrador--Trinity
NotesBibliography: leaves 135-157.
AbstractThe subject of this thesis is how tourism, particularly cultural tourism, is used as a development strategy in Newfoundland, using the town of Trinity as a case study. I examine the possible consequences of manipulating the culture of a people to create a particular image for the promotion of tourism. Finally, I seek to place the study of tourism within the discipline of anthropology at the Memorial University of Newfoundland, and encourage further research. -- Keywords: commoditization, commodity, cultural, culture, development, dependence, Newfoundland, tourism, tourists, Trinity, underdeveloped, underdevelopment.
TypeText
Resource TypeElectronic thesis or dissertation
FormatImage/jpeg; Application/pdf
SourcePaper copy kept in the Centre for Newfoundland Studies, Memorial University Libraries
Local Identifier75352405
RightsThe author retains copyright ownership and moral rights in this thesis. Neither the thesis nor substantial extracts from it may be printed or otherwise reproduced without the author's permission.
CollectionElectronic Theses and Dissertations
Scanning StatusCompleted
PDF File(32.23 MB) -- http://collections.mun.ca.qe2a.proxy.mun.ca/PDFs/theses/O'Hollaren_Julie.pdf
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