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Reclaiming travel

Author: Ilan Stavans; Joshua Ellison
Publisher: Durham ; London : Duke University Press, 2015. ©2015
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ilan Stavans and Joshua Ellison's Reclaiming Travel is a provocative meditation on the meaning of travel in the twenty-first century. Eschewing tourism, Stavans and Ellison urge for a rethinking of contemporary travel in order to return it to its roots as a tool for self-discovery and transformation.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Stavans, Ilan.
Reclaiming travel.
Durham ; London : Duke University Press, 2015
(DLC) 2014033896
(OCoLC)881661449
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ilan Stavans; Joshua Ellison
ISBN: 9780822375593 0822375591
OCLC Number: 903448391
Description: 1 online resource (155 pages)
Contents: Restlessness --
Why we travel --
The motion of myth --
Inward voyage --
The endless atlas --
The cosmos and the city --
How we travel --
The serious business of leisure --
Transported --
Traveling outside the frame --
The industry of fake experience --
Home is where.
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"[A] highly original reflection on travel, ism and the making of meaning the twenty-first century." -- Jim Butcher * Tourism Planning & Development * "Throughout Reclaiming Travel, the authors deftly Read more...

 
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