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Title Holiday in Mexico [electronic resource] : critical reflections on tourism and tourist encounters / edited by Dina Berger and Andrew Grant Wood.
Publication Info. Durham [NC] : Duke University Press, 2010.
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Description 1 online resource.
Series American encounters/global interactions.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: tourism studies and the tourism dilemma / Dina Berger and Andrew Grant Wood -- The U.S./Mexican war and the beginnings of American tourism in Mexico / Andrea Boardman -- Teotihuacán: showcase for the centennial / Christina Bueno -- On the selling of Rey Momo : early tourism and the marketing of carnival in Veracruz / Andrew Grant Wood -- Goodwill ambassadors on holiday : tourism, diplomacy, and Mexico/United States relations / Dina Berger -- Behind the noir border : tourism, the vice racket, and power relations in Baja California's border zone, 1938/65 / Eric M. Schantz -- Fun in Acapulco? the politics of development on the Mexican Riviera / Andrew Sackett -- Colonial outpost to artists' Mecca: conflict and collaboration in the development of San Miguel de Allende's tourism industry / Lisa Pinley Covert -- José Cuervo and the gentrified worm : food, drink, and the touristic consumption of Mexico / Jeffrey M. Pilcher -- Cancún and the campo : indigenous migration and tourism development in the Yucatán Peninsula / M. Bianet Castellanos -- Marketing Mexico's great masters : folk art tourism and the neoliberal politics of exhibition / Mary K. Coffey -- Golfing in the desert : Los Cabos and post-PRI tourism in Mexico / Alex M. Saragoza -- The beach and beyond : observations from a travel writer on dreams, decadence, and defense / Barbara Kastelein -- Conclusion: should we stay or should we go? reflections on tourism past and present / Andrew Grant Wood and Dina Berger.
Note Description based on print version record
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Subject Tourism -- Mexico.
Americans -- Travel -- Mexico.
Mexico -- Relations -- United States.
United States -- Relations -- Mexico.
Added Author Berger, Dina.
Wood, Andrew Grant, 1958-
Ebooks Corporation
Related To Print version: Holiday in Mexico Durham : Duke University Press, 2010 9780822345541 0822345544 9780822345718 0822345714 (DLC) 2009032840
ISBN 9780822391265 (ebk.)
0822391260 (ebk.)
9780822345541
0822345544 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822345718 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822345714 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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