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The Resource Tarzan was an eco-tourist-- : and other tales in the anthropology of adventure, edited by Luis A. Vivanco and Robert J. Gordon

Tarzan was an eco-tourist-- : and other tales in the anthropology of adventure, edited by Luis A. Vivanco and Robert J. Gordon

Label
Tarzan was an eco-tourist-- : and other tales in the anthropology of adventure
Title
Tarzan was an eco-tourist--
Title remainder
and other tales in the anthropology of adventure
Statement of responsibility
edited by Luis A. Vivanco and Robert J. Gordon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Adventure is currently enjoying enormous interest in public culture. The image of Tarzan provides a rewarding lens through which to explore this phenomenon
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1969-
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Vivanco, Luis Antonio
  • Gordon, Robert J.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Anthropology
  • SCIENCE
  • TRAVEL
  • TRAVEL
  • TRAVEL
  • TRAVEL
  • SCIENCE
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Anthropology
Label
Tarzan was an eco-tourist-- : and other tales in the anthropology of adventure, edited by Luis A. Vivanco and Robert J. Gordon
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-304) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Robert J. Gordon -- Part I: The adventurous worlds of Simmel and Tarzan. Simmel and Frazer : the adventure and the adventurer / Aram A. Yengoyan ; Adventure in the Zeitgeist, adventures in reality : Simmel, Tarzan, and beyond / Daniel Bradburd ; Tarzan and the lost races : anthropology and early science fiction / Alan Barnard ; Avant-garde or savant-garde : the eco-tourist as Tarzan / A. David Napier -- Part II: Exhibitionary adventures. They sold adventure : Martin and Osa Johnson in the New Hebrides / Lamont Lindstrom ; Jacaré : Cold War warrior from the jungles of the Amazon / Neil L. Whitehead ; The work of environmentalism in an age of televisual adventures / Luis A. Vivanco -- Part III: High adventures. Five miles out : communion and commodification among the mountaineers / David L.R. Houston ; Crampons and cook pots : the democratization and feminizations of adventure on Aconcagua / Joy Logan ; The toughest job you'll ever love : the Peace Corps as adventure / Michael J. Sheridan and Jason J. Price ; Doing Africa : travelers, adventurers, and American conquest of Africa / Kathryn Mathers and Laura Hubbard -- Part IV: Cross-cultural adventures. "Oh shucks, here comes UNTAG!" " Peacekeeping as adventure in Namibia / Robert J. Gordon ; A head for adventure / Steven Rubenstein -- Part V: Bringing adventure home. Riding herd on the new world order : spectacular adventuring and U.S. imperialism / Keally McBride ; Adventure and regulation in contemporary anthropological fieldwork / David Stoll
Control code
ocn879551339
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 320 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782381952
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7j0z6v
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)879551339
Label
Tarzan was an eco-tourist-- : and other tales in the anthropology of adventure, edited by Luis A. Vivanco and Robert J. Gordon
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-304) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Robert J. Gordon -- Part I: The adventurous worlds of Simmel and Tarzan. Simmel and Frazer : the adventure and the adventurer / Aram A. Yengoyan ; Adventure in the Zeitgeist, adventures in reality : Simmel, Tarzan, and beyond / Daniel Bradburd ; Tarzan and the lost races : anthropology and early science fiction / Alan Barnard ; Avant-garde or savant-garde : the eco-tourist as Tarzan / A. David Napier -- Part II: Exhibitionary adventures. They sold adventure : Martin and Osa Johnson in the New Hebrides / Lamont Lindstrom ; Jacaré : Cold War warrior from the jungles of the Amazon / Neil L. Whitehead ; The work of environmentalism in an age of televisual adventures / Luis A. Vivanco -- Part III: High adventures. Five miles out : communion and commodification among the mountaineers / David L.R. Houston ; Crampons and cook pots : the democratization and feminizations of adventure on Aconcagua / Joy Logan ; The toughest job you'll ever love : the Peace Corps as adventure / Michael J. Sheridan and Jason J. Price ; Doing Africa : travelers, adventurers, and American conquest of Africa / Kathryn Mathers and Laura Hubbard -- Part IV: Cross-cultural adventures. "Oh shucks, here comes UNTAG!" " Peacekeeping as adventure in Namibia / Robert J. Gordon ; A head for adventure / Steven Rubenstein -- Part V: Bringing adventure home. Riding herd on the new world order : spectacular adventuring and U.S. imperialism / Keally McBride ; Adventure and regulation in contemporary anthropological fieldwork / David Stoll
Control code
ocn879551339
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 320 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781782381952
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7j0z6v
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)879551339

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