1-9 of 9 Search Results for

easy travel

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398226-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9822-6
Published: 20 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7559-3
... transportation history tourism industry easy travel grand tour Thomas Cook ...
Published: 20 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375593-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7559-3
... of the English aristocracy in the eighteenth century and follows it through the explosion of middle-class tourism in the twentieth century. The chapter also ponders the future of travel in the age of globalization and environmental peril. transportation history tourism industry easy travel grand tour...
Published: 20 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7559-3
... it through the explosion of middle-class tourism in the twentieth century. The chapter also ponders the future of travel in the age of globalization and environmental peril. transportation history tourism industry easy travel grand tour Thomas Cook The history of photography is deeply...
Published: 20 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375593-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7559-3
... Fake experience is a constant in contemporary culture. We strive for authenticity. But authentic is easy to hide, easy to replicate. Tourist travel is full of fake experience and false emotions. People want to experience extreme yet controlled sensations—and companies and governments are ready...
Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 03 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374466-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7446-6
... This chapter discusses socialist commercials as ideological and economic anomalies that defied the regimes’ official images of themselves, retroactively upsetting easy Cold War stereotypes about socialism. Television ads reveal the underlying commercial infrastructure within state socialism...
Book Chapter

By Amitava Kumar
Published: 24 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... travel writing In this personal essay, the author witnesses a newborn baby’s struggle for survival in a clinic in Patna. This experience and similar others is used to discuss the pressing issue of poverty and dire health-care conditions in the author’s birthplace. The essay is also a meditation...
Book Chapter

By Anikó Imre
Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 03 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7446-6
... images of themselves, retroactively upsetting easy Cold War stereotypes about socialism. Television ads reveal the underlying commercial infrastructure within state socialism, which developed into a semiofficial matrix by the 1970s and 1980s. The discussion first examines the place media marketing...
Published: 05 August 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7403-9
... are just as effective as biomedicine. This chapter explores traditional medicine use in Lomé by asking who uses these medicines more than pharmaceuticals, for which maladies, and for what reasons. Obstacles remain in facilitating the easy coexistence of the two, and the essay concludes with suggestions...