Book Title: Gay Tourism
Description: The gay tourism industry--a progressive social force or a pull towards an oppressive status quo?

The pink tourism dollar is now recognized as a highly profitable niche of the tourism market. Gay Tourism: Culture and Context critically investigates the emergence of a commercial gay tourism industry for male clients, the way it is organized, and how the tourism industry promotes cities, resorts, and nations as 'gay' destinations. This careful examination critically questions the social, political, and cultural implications regarding relationships between gay tourism, Western gay male culture, the erotic, sexual politics, and sexual diversity.

Gay Tourism: Culture and Context begins by detailing how travel often enabled the expression of Western same-sex male desire in the n...
Bibliographic information
Publisher(s): Psychology Press
Publish Date: 2006
Book Pages: 307
Industry Identifier: ISBN_10: 0789016036
Subjects: Business & Economics / Industries / Hospitality, Travel & Tourism • Social Science / Gay Studies • Social Science / LGBT Studies / Gay Studies • Travel / General
Book Dimentions
Height: 22.00 cm
Width: 15.50 cm
Thickness: 1.90 cm
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