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Title Holiday in Mexico : critical reflections on tourism and tourist encounters / edited by Dina Berger and Andrew Grant Wood.

Published Durham [NC] : Duke University Press, 2010.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson  338.479172 HOLI    AVAILABLE
Physical description 393 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Series American encounters/global interactions.
American encounters/global interactions.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Tourism Studies and the Tourism Dilemma / Dina Berger and Andrew Grant Wdod -- The U.S.-Mexican War and the Beginnings of American Tourism in Mexico / Andrea Boardman -- Teotihuacan: 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-U.S. 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 Tourist Industry / Lisa Pinley Covert -- Jose Cuervo and the Gentrified Worm: Food, Drink, and the Touristic Consumption of Mexico / Jeffrey M. Pilcher -- Canciin and the Campo: Indigenous Migration and Tourism Development in the Yucatan 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.
Other author Berger, Dina.
Wood, Andrew Grant, 1958-
Subject Tourism -- Mexico.
Americans -- Travel -- Mexico.
Mexico -- Relations -- United States.
United States -- Relations -- Mexico.
ISBN 9780822345541 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822345544 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822345718 (paperback: alk. paper)
0822345714 (paperback: alk. paper)