Sex Tourism examines the issues which emerge from sex worker-client interactions and from tourists visiting 'sex destinations'. It is a comprehensive summary of past research by academics and original primary and secondary research by the authors and has examples from Asia, Australasia and the USA. The authors have generated new models to show different dimensions of sex tourism, which normalise at least some components of the sex industry, and represent a new way of looking at sex tourism by challenging the preconceived perceptions that some people have of sex tourism or confirm the impression of others. Sex Tourism looks at issues of importance to those working in tourism, women's studies, gender studies and social change.The period of holidays, being a consumer product, no longer represents embryonic alternative lifestyles. ... For example, the novels of David Lodge illustrate the processes of renewal of self. ... In an article, a#39;Conversations in Majorca - the over 55s on holidaya#39;, Ryan (1995) recounts meeting a respondent who describedanbsp;...
|Author||:||Michael C. Hall, Chris Ryan|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2005-07-08|