By René van der Duim,Carina Ren,Gunnar Thór Jóhannesson
The contemporary surfacing of actor-network idea (ANT) in tourism stories correlates to a emerging curiosity in knowing tourism as emergent thorough relational perform connecting cultures, natures and applied sciences in multifarious methods. regardless of the frequent program of ANT around the social sciences, no publication has handled the sensible and theoretical implications of utilizing ANT in Tourism study.
This is the 1st e-book to seriously have interaction with the use of ANT in tourism reports. by way of doing so, it demanding situations ways that experience ruled the literature for the final 20 years and casts new mild on problems with materiality, ordering and networks in tourism. The booklet describes the process, its percentages and barriers as an ontology and learn technique, and advances its use and examine within the box of tourism.
The first 3 chapters of the e-book introduce ANT and its key conceptual premises, the publication itself and the relation among ANT and tourism experiences. utilizing illustrative circumstances and examples, the following chapters take care of particular topic parts like materiality, probability, mobilities and ordering and express how ANT contributes to tourism reports. This half provides examples and instances which illustrate using the technique in a serious method. Inherently, the examine of tourism is a multi-disciplinary box of study and that's mirrored within the various educational backgrounds of the contributing authors to supply a large post-disciplinary context of ANT in tourism reports.
This specific e-book, targeting rising methods in tourism examine, might be of worth to scholars, researchers and teachers in tourism in addition to the broader Social Sciences.
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Actor-Network Theory and Tourism: Ordering, Materiality and Multiplicity (Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility) by René van der Duim,Carina Ren,Gunnar Thór Jóhannesson