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The Resource Desert tourism : tracing the fragile edges of development, edited by Virginie Picon-Lefebvre with Aziza Chaouni

Desert tourism : tracing the fragile edges of development, edited by Virginie Picon-Lefebvre with Aziza Chaouni

Label
Desert tourism : tracing the fragile edges of development
Title
Desert tourism
Title remainder
tracing the fragile edges of development
Statement of responsibility
edited by Virginie Picon-Lefebvre with Aziza Chaouni
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
G156.5.S87
LC item number
D474 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Picon-Lefèbvre, Virginie
  • Chaouni, Aziza
Series statement
Aga Khan Program book series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sustainable tourism
  • Sustainable development
  • Desert ecology
Label
Desert tourism : tracing the fragile edges of development, edited by Virginie Picon-Lefebvre with Aziza Chaouni
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction : desert tourism then and now / Virginie Picon-Lefebvre -- Desert blues : historical riffs on the Moroccan periphery / Susan Gilson Miller -- The desert as a (movie) myth / Claude Prelorenzo -- A utopian space between tourism and development : Frank Lloyd Wright's architecture for the deserts of the American southwest / Neil Levine -- The Kasbah hotel : mythopoesis in the Moraccan tourist landscape / Aziza Chaouni -- From war to peace, the making of a landscape / Virginie Picon-Lefebvre -- Photographic encounters in the American desert / Alessandra Ponte -- Quartzite, Arizona : tales of desert nomads / Robert Sumrell and Kazys Varnelis -- The Saharan oasis put to the test of its landscape : the Jerid / Vincent Battesti -- Desert tourism as a vehicle for nature conservation : the Jordanian experience -- Chris Johnson -- The intention to notice : explorations through ephemeral desert landscapes / Gini Lee
Control code
663447744
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
151 p.
Isbn
9781934510186
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)663447744
Label
Desert tourism : tracing the fragile edges of development, edited by Virginie Picon-Lefebvre with Aziza Chaouni
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction : desert tourism then and now / Virginie Picon-Lefebvre -- Desert blues : historical riffs on the Moroccan periphery / Susan Gilson Miller -- The desert as a (movie) myth / Claude Prelorenzo -- A utopian space between tourism and development : Frank Lloyd Wright's architecture for the deserts of the American southwest / Neil Levine -- The Kasbah hotel : mythopoesis in the Moraccan tourist landscape / Aziza Chaouni -- From war to peace, the making of a landscape / Virginie Picon-Lefebvre -- Photographic encounters in the American desert / Alessandra Ponte -- Quartzite, Arizona : tales of desert nomads / Robert Sumrell and Kazys Varnelis -- The Saharan oasis put to the test of its landscape : the Jerid / Vincent Battesti -- Desert tourism as a vehicle for nature conservation : the Jordanian experience -- Chris Johnson -- The intention to notice : explorations through ephemeral desert landscapes / Gini Lee
Control code
663447744
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
151 p.
Isbn
9781934510186
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)663447744

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