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Senior Tourism : Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Aging and Traveling

Author: Simone Francescato; Roberta Maierhofer; Valeria Minghetti; Eva-Maria Trinkaus
Publisher: Bielefeld : Transcript-Verlag, [2017] ©2017
Series: Aging studies, volume 13.
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This volume aims to bridge the disciplinary gap between tourism studies and aging studies. It investigates the intersections of tourism and aging from a variety of perspectives that focus on the many ways in which senior tourism is socially constructed and/or individually experienced. The essays tackle key topics ranging from the socio-economic aspects of post-retirement travel to the representations of the  Read more...
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
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All Authors / Contributors: Simone Francescato; Roberta Maierhofer; Valeria Minghetti; Eva-Maria Trinkaus
ISBN: 9783839437032 3839437032
OCLC Number: 1004880234
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Frontmatter --
Contents --
Editors' Introduction --
New Options for Senior Tourism --
"Almost Fatally Disoriented" --
"A Man Should Be Able to Take a Trip if He Wants" --
(Un)Comfortably Moving Out of the Comfort Zone: Life as Travel --
Senior Tourism and Accessibility --
Undermining Retirement as Leisure Time in Deborah Moggach's These Foolish Things and Its Film Adaptation The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel --
The Older You Are, the More Sustainable You Get --
Never Too Late to Remember --
Cruising To Be Young Again --
Contributors.
Series Title: Aging studies, volume 13.
Responsibility: Valeria Minghetti, Roberta Maierhofer, Eva-Maria Trinkaus, Simone Francescato.

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This volume aims to bridge the disciplinary gap between tourism studies and aging studies. It investigates the intersections of tourism and aging from a variety of perspectives that focus on the many ways in which senior tourism is socially constructed and/or individually experienced. The essays tackle key topics ranging from the socio-economic aspects of post-retirement travel to the representations of the traveling elderly in literature, film and media, and the influence of travel on late-life creativity.

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