Canadian Sociology and Tourism: Issues of Representation
作者: Francis Adu-Febiri
刊名: The International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social and Community Studies, 2018, Vol.12 (4), pp.23-46
来源数据库: Common Ground Research Networks
DOI: 10.18848/2324-7576/CGP/v12i04/23-46
关键词: CanadianSociologyTourism
原始语种摘要: The literature on sociology of tourism laments the peripheral status of tourism in the discipline of sociology, unlike in geography, economics, business, and anthropology. However, there is little empirical study of this peripheral status of tourism in Canadian sociology. This article explores this paradox by inquiring into the importance of tourism in Canadian society, the sociology course offerings in Canadian universities, Canadian introductory sociology textbooks, and scholarly tourism literature focusing on the application of sociological concepts and sociological theories to tourism. It argues that in order to be accurate, consistent, and inclusive, Canadian sociology needs to deconstruct its underrepresentation of sociology of tourism in its undergraduate curricula and introductory...
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  • sociology 社会学
  • Canadian 加拿大的
  • tourism 旅游
  • social 群居的
  • discipline 锻炼
  • importance 重要性
  • undergraduate 大学肄业生
  • economics 经济学
  • empirical 经验的
  • culture