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Tourism and humour

Author: Philip L Pearce; Anja Pabel
Publisher: Bristol ; Buffalo : Channel View Publications, [2015]
Series: Aspects of tourism, 68.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book is dedicated to the advancement of knowledge about humour in all kinds of tourism settings. It discusses the many ways in which humour can occur during tourism exchanges including guided tours, tourism marketing and promotion and travel narratives. Other themes include the role of humour in enhancing the tourist experience, the benefits of tourism humour, considerations of when humour may appear  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Humor
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip L Pearce; Anja Pabel
ISBN: 9781845415082 1845415086 1845415094 9781845415099
OCLC Number: 913832491
Description: xiii, 167 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Better to laugh than cry --
It will be a laugh --
Joking our way through the day --
That's a funny story --
Not funny --
In it for a laugh.
Series Title: Aspects of tourism, 68.
Other Titles: Tourism and humor
Responsibility: Philip L. Pearce and Anja Pabel.

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This book is dedicated to the advancement of knowledge about humour in all kinds of tourism settings. It discusses the many ways in which humour can occur during tourism exchanges including guided  Read more...

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My congratulations to both authors for this extremely interesting and thought-provoking book. Reading it, I had many good laughs and learned a great deal. I even admit to intending to steal a few of Read more...

 
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